[8:00 AM] Mac Internet Radio Software Gets An Update
Subband Software has announced AMP Radio 1.6, the latest version of their Internet Radio/MP3 Player. The company also updated Entheogen, their visualization software for use with AMP Radio, to version 1.1. According to Subband Software:
The most important new features in AMP Radio include:
New Audio Format Support: CD Audio, MOD, MIDI, .m3u, and more!
AMP Radio now shows the ID3 tags for streaming files! Know what you're listening to on Shoutcast stations and .m3u's!
Random/Repeat Play-Mix it up!
Alias Resolving, to allow you to move your MP3 files anywhere on your HD. AMP Radio will find and play them!
Mono Enhancer, to make mono files and streams sound more like stereo!
Important new features in Entheogen include speed increases and plugin layering, to control the order plugins draw.
Full Feature List:
Plug in layering added
Background runs much faster, can be turned off
Folder Scan now goes two folders deep
Double-clicking plugins in the Finder will launch them
FPS counter moved to the right, to avoid a WhiteCap conflict
Copy in Edit menu will take a screenshot of the Entheogen window
Small bug fixes
Added FPS limiter(60 fps) to reduce flicker
In addition, Entheogen 1.1 comes with 6 new plug ins, including WhiteCap 3.4 for Entheogen! Other plugins include Mimic 1.0 for Entheogen, Swarm, NameSwisher, Mountain 3D, and GrayPlug.
Plug in designers should note that with the release of Entheogen 1.1, Subband has also updated the Entheogen SDK to version 1.1.1, with new information on coding plugins, new source for the Default and Background plugins, and information on submitting plugins to Subband. A new update to this SDK will be coming very soon, to address issues with plugin preferences.
AMP Radio costs US$10 and Entheogen is bundled with it. You can find more information at Subband's site.