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A new feature you’ll like…

Dear Freesounders, It is christmas time (again), and the freesound team has prepared a present for you… We have been working on a new functionality* which has just been deployed, and that will allow you to follow freesound users and get … Continue reading

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Help us improve Freesound! (2.0)

Dear Freesounders, some of you will already know that as part of our research towards improving Freesound, we’ve been working on a tag recommendation system for Freesound. The goal of this system is to make it easier for you to … Continue reading

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New Freesound API!

Hello everyone, we’re happy to announce that today we are officially releasing a new api for Freesound, APIv2! The new api enables developers to make better applications that make use of Freesound content. APIv2 brings many improvements over the previous version such … Continue reading

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Pack management improvements

Hi there! we added a small new feature to facilitate the way in which you add and remove sounds from your packs. Say welcome to the “Edit Pack” page! Just like when editing sounds information, you can now click on … Continue reading

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Small new feature

Hi dear Freesounders! today we’ve added a small new feature that should help those of you uploading sounds. We added a new page called “Uploaded sounds awaiting moderation” to make it easier to keep track of the moderation status of your … Continue reading

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Problems processing files

Hello everyone, last two days we’ve been experiencing some problems that caused uploaded sounds to fail processing. The problems are now fixed and we are reprocessing all these files. This means that our beloved and always hard working moderators have … Continue reading

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New feature: Tag recommendation

Dear Freesounders, as you might know we have been lately working on a tag recommendation system for Freesound. The system we’ve been working on will suggest potentially meaningful tags when you are describing your uploaded sounds or when you are … Continue reading

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Sound rating experiment using Freesound Samples

Researchers on the Good Recording Project (University of Salford, UK) have just launched a new Web experiment investigating audio quality in Freesound samples. The AudioBattle experiment presents participants with pairs of real samples taken from Freesound and asks them to … Continue reading

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Freesound promotional video!

Hey there freesounders! You all know what Freesound is all about and why you like using it. However, if you want to know a bit more just watch this promotional video we’ve just released: Share this video and help us … Continue reading

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Help improve Freesound and win a t-shirt!

Dear Freesounders, As part of our research towards improving Freesound we are developing a tag recommendation system to help Freesound users tagging their sounds when they are uploaded. Before implementing the system into Freesound we have started a testing phase … Continue reading

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