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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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It’s alive!

The dares are comming back to life! So Freesounders, I dare you to participate… http://www.freesound.org/forum/dare-the-community/34322/

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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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Freesound outage July 10, 11 p.m. CEST

Dear Freesounders, On Wednesday July 10 at 11 p.m. CEST (5 p.m. Pacific, 3 p.m. Eastern) Freesound will be down for a few hours while we perform some additional maintenance on our Internet connection. We’re sorry for the inconvenience this … 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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Freesound outage May 29 1 a.m. CEST

Edit: Because you can see this message it means we’re back, sooner than expected. Thank you for your patience. Dear Freesounders, On Wednesday May 29 at 1 a.m. CEST (28th 7 p.m. Pacific, 4 p.m. Eastern) Freesound will be down … Continue reading

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Some new features!

Hello there Freesounders! we would like to announce that we have introduced a couple of small new features, some of them were requested in the forums. First of all, we have increased the number of sounds that can be described … Continue reading

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Freesound: 8th anniversary

Today is the 8th anniversary of Freesound! Congratulations to the researchers, developers, moderators, donors and users who have been and are part of this project for the success achieved so far. Thanks to the collaboration of this great community we … Continue reading

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The coolest sounds on Freesound

On April 5th will be the 8th anniversary of Freesound, and thanks to your contributions more than 160,000 sounds have been shared with the community so far! Now, the Freesound team would like to look back in the Freesound history … Continue reading

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Can you beat this?

We know you beatbox. Yes you… Yes, we mean YOU! We know you beatbox in the shower, or maybe in the car (as you listen to the radio waiting for the green at the traffic lights). Some of you are … Continue reading

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