Author Archives: frederic.font

Source code moved back to Github

Hello everyone! As some of you will know Freesound is an open source project and the source code is released under the Affero General Public License 3.0 license. This post is to inform those interested that we have moved our public repository … Continue reading

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aaaand we’re back!

The Freesound team proudly announces that we have finished the migration and are finally back! If you find any bugs or broken things please report them in the forums or using the contact form. Thank you for your patience and … Continue reading

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Migration to new machines!

Hello everyone! the server that is currently hosting Freesound is getting older and has realised that time has arrived to leave this job for younger and faster machines. For that reason tomorrow (thursday 25th of October) we’re migrating Freesound to … Continue reading

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New feature: Spam reports

Hello everyone, some months ago we introduced a new anti-spam measure to reduce the amount of spam in the forums. This has been working quite well, but we are aware that there is still spam out there and we have … Continue reading

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Freesound Hacks at Music Hack Day (Sónar Festival 2012, Barcelona)

Last week took place the Music Hack Day in the context of the Sónar Festival in Barcelona. The Freesound team was present and showing some new functionalities we have been implementing for our API (check the developers page if you … Continue reading

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Research article about Freesound

Hello everyone, we would like to inform you that we are in the process of publishing a research article about Freesound and we would like to share it with you! This is not the first time that we publish an … Continue reading

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Freesound Survey

Hello everyone, as most of you will know Freesound is a site that was started six years ago in the context of the Music Technology Group of the Universitat Pompeu Fabra. One of the aims of the project was to create an open … Continue reading

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New Freesound T-Shirts!

Hello everyone, We’re glad to announce that we have updated our Freesound t-shirts with the new logo! As you can see in the picture, new t-shirts are available in three different colors, men and women versions. They look amazing! Don’t … Continue reading

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Freesound Christmas Special

Dear Freesounders, It’s christmas time and the Freesound team has been working hard to bring some presents in the form of new functionalities and bug fixes to celebrate the occasion. First of all we implemented a couple of new features … Continue reading

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A couple of new features

Hello everyone, we have been working in some small new functionalities that we would like to show. Here it goes: Pack descriptions: now you can textually describe the packs of sounds you create. It is as simple as going to … Continue reading

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