Guitarists want the sound of vintage gear without sacrificing the options offered by modern digital equipment. Damage Control blends them in a number of effect pedals and pre-amps powered by Analog Devices’ Sharc. The TimeLine Multi-Dimensional Delay offers features like flange, vibrato, slapback, long delay and reverse delays, while the Glass Nexus combines custom modulation effects with delay and reverb, also employing dual 12AX7 tubes.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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