Qualcomm announce tech to compete with AirPods Pro’s adaptive ANC

Qualcomm discuss the true wireless earbud technology they’ve been working on, that automatically adjusts the sound output in real-time based on fit. US-based company Qualcomm develop wireless technology, software and semiconductors such as the chips…

Apple AR Glasses – leaks, rumours and predictions 2020

We’ve heard whispers about this product for years since Apple showed an interest in AR, but finally we have some fairly solid information regarding name, design, price and release date. A ton of information about Apple’s…

AI-music tech startup MatchTune sign 15,000 track deal with BMG

MatchTune have signed a deal with advertising and media music provider BMG Production Music to integrate BMG’s catalogue into MatchTune’s library. MatchTune’s software scan the video submitted, as well as the tone and mood desired…

SoundCloud are giving away music gear every day for the next week!

SoundCloud have launched a contest to give away quality equipment from Native Instruments, Fender, Pioneer DJ, ROLI, and many more. A new gear giveaway contest from SoundCloud gives you the opportunity to win some incredible…

Huawei unveil 60 watt Smart Speaker with 360-degree sound

Huawei has teamed up with big, bad (but good) speaker makers Devialet for a Smart Speaker that will blow the competition out of the market. The Sound X is the name of a powerful new…

TikTok’s owner gets 1 billion users every month globally

China’s tech industry is making it’s impact all across the globe and infamous Bytedance reported 1 billion monthly active users this year. If you haven’t heard of TikTok, welcome out from under the rock you’ve…

Native Instruments’ new keyboard and interfaces are really cheap!

Native Instruments have revealed a new keyboard and 2 new audio interfaces that look wicked but are super affordable. We love Native Instruments here at RouteNote, creators of the incredible MASCHINE production and performance controllers….

Tencent take Siri on with their own voice assistant

Watch out Siri, you may be about to launch in China in the shape of Apple’s smart speaker but Tencent are looming with their own artificial intelligence on the way. As Apple build up to…

How Does Shazam Work in Comparison to Your Brain? (Video)

This is a great video from Real Engineering on YouTube that compares your brain and its ability to put together patterns in comparison to Shazam and how it works. This a great in-depth video of…

Bose’s new sunglasses bring augmented reality to your ears

Augmented reality technology is becoming more advanced by the second and Bose are delving into new worlds with their new ‘Frames’ putting audio into your sunglasses.  World-class audio manufacturers Bose could be making the hottest…