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Apple MacBook Pro Goes Core 2 Duo

After weeks of anticipation, Apple today announced that their line of MacBook Pro notebook computers now feature Intel’s Core 2 Duo processor. With the new processors, sleek styling, and rock-solid Mac OS X operating system, it’s easy to say that the MacBook Pro is the ultimate laptop computer for DJs, electronic musicians, sound designers, and recording engineers.

Cakewalk releases Rapture Universal Binary update

Cakewalk has just released a free Universal Binary update of their Rapture synthesizer software. Rapture is a fully programmable wavetable synth plugin suitable for electronic music and hip-hop production.

Ableton Live + M-Audio Trigger Finger buying tip

Shopping around for Ableton Live 5? Here’s something you may want to consider. You can currently buy a copy of Ableton Live 5 for $349 (that’s $150 less than if you buy it direct from Ableton). But you can do better than that.

Pro Tools universal binary coming in late May

Digidesign has announced that version 7.1.1. of their Pro Tools LE and Pro Tools M-Powered software will be released in late May.