Hipno Discontinued

May 20th, 2009

Now that Cycling’74 is focussing attention on Max for Live, they have made the decision to discontinue all of their other Pluggo-based products including Hipno. You can read the announcement from David Zicarelli here.  Tim Place posted some brief comments on his blog as well.  Hipno had a really good run for almost 4 years. [...]

A Simplified Granular Processing Interface Based on Perceptual Research

April 16th, 2006

This is my dissertation that was completed to fulfill the requirements of my PhD at Northwestern University. The findings informed my later plug-in design work for Hipno, a set of plugins published by Cycling74. The chapter 2 contain a primer on granular methods that many people have told me they found useful.  Chapter 3 reviews granular [...]

Hipno Released

October 10th, 2005

Hipno is collection of over 40 audio plug-ins that is hard to categorize. The individual effects feature granular techniques, spectral manipulations, filters, delays and wild hybrids in between. Additionally it features a truly unique control interface called the Hipnoscope and XML import/export of presets. I worked with Electrotap to develop Hipno and Cycling’74 is handling [...]