TracksandTraces310x150

Tracks and Traces

Tracks and Traces is a reference tool based on a collection of over one hundred worthwhile dilemmas, known as Oblique Strategies, created by Brian Eno and Peter Schmidt in 1975. These phrases or cryptic remarks can be used to break a deadlock or dilemma situation encountered during a creative endeavor. Some are specific to music composition; others are more general. This app also features 15 original recordings by composer Bob Familiar.

Features

  • Random selection of over one hundered worthwhile dilemmas
  • Tap to request a new oblique strategy
  • Original soundtrack by composer Bob Familiar

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


CompTile310x150

Virtuoso

Virtuoso is a music sequencer. The app provides a fun and easy to use interface that allows you to compose original music using drums, bass, strings, vibes and guitar. Virtuoso will play 16 beats of music in a continuous loop. You can interact with the sequencer in real time changing notes, tempo and instrument volumes. You can save your songs to disk for playback at a later time.

Musicians can use Virtuoso as a scratch pad for their musical ideas and parents can use Virtuoso to teach their children the basics of music; rhythm, harmony and melody.

Features

  • 5 Instruments, 72 Voices
  • 16 Beat Sequencer
  • Change tempo and mix instruments in real time
  • Play and Pause control
  • Save your songs to disk
  • Built in Tutorial

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


InTheatersWideTile2

In Theaters

Can’t decide what movie to see tonight? Download In Theaters!!

In Theaters provides a dynamic list of the movies that you can see in local theaters. The app is powered by the Rotten Tomatoes movie database and provides movie posters, movie ratings, story synopsis and audience and critic ratings.

Features

  • List of movies currently in theaters
  • Movie posters
  • Movie ratings
  • Movie story synposis
  • Audience and critic ratings

 

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


DVDRentalTile

DVD Top Rentals

Can’t decide what movie to rent tonight? Download DVD Top Rentals!!

DVD Top Rentals provides a dynamic list of the current most popular DVD rentals. The app is powered by the Rotten Tomatoes movie database and provides movie posters, movie ratings, story synopsis and audience and critic ratings.

Features

  • List of the current most popular movies to rent on DVD
  • Movie posters
  • Movie ratings
  • Movie story synopsis
  • Audience and critic ratings

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


MITWorldLogo

MIT World

Windows Phone App that provides news from MIT on Technology,  the Economy, Computer Science, Music, Engineering and much much more.

WindowsPhoneStoreDownloadButton


CollectorLogoWide-2

Collector

Description

Collector allows you to catalogue your possessions into collections and assign purchase and current monetary values. This is useful for collectors of coins, jewelry, antiques or someone who just wants to gather all that information for insurance purposes. The app provides summary reports via semantic zoom.

Features

  • Define your collections
  • Use the web cam to take pictures of the items in each collection
  • Already have images? Import them from your picture library
  • Use semantic zoom to generate summary reports

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


PetriDishWideTile2

Petri Dish

Description

Petri Dish is an interactive implementation of the cellular automaton Game of Life devised by the British mathematician John Horton Conway in 1970. In this rendition you can create life by tapping the screen or clicking the mouse. The AppBar provides a speed control and access to the Life Form Editor. Use the Life Form Editor to create your own Petri Dish seeds.

Features

  • Interactive Game of Life by John Conway
  • Create original life forms using the Life Form Editor
  • Control the speed of reproduction

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


SoundsFamiliar310x150

Sounds Familiar

Description

Sounds Familiar provides the user a collection of original music composed, performed, engineered and mastered by Bob Familiar. His compositions have their roots in classical, jazz, rock and electronica. He plays drums, keyboards and guitar and adds treated vocals. Bob’s influences include Gorillaz, Brian Eno, David Byrne, David Bowie, Moby, Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Peter Gabriel and Philip Glass.

Features

  • Stream original vocal and instrumental music

WindowsStoreDownloadButton


ChuckNorrisLOL150x150

Chuck Norris LOL

Description

Chuck Norris LOL will provide you endless hours of fun by providing random Chuck Norris Jokes. For a new joke, click or touch the Hit Me button, if you dare!

Features

WindowsStoreDownloadButton