New MPOD and MPAD

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic. Read 523 times.

James Tanner

  • Facilitator
  • Posts: 16783
  • The Demo is Everything!
    • http://www.bryston.com
New MPOD and MPAD
« on: 15 Apr 2018, 11:20 am »
Hi Folks,

We have been working with Berrie Kremers the designer behind the original MPAD and MPOD and he will be releasing a new version of MPOD - new name 'RIGELIAN' this month on the Apple store. The plan is to have a new version for the IPAD as well moving forward.

It 'see's' the Bryston BDP's as a recognized PLAYER so it will automatically detected and preconfigured the Bryston BDP's in Rigelian.

I got this email from him this morning.

james


I published a build 94 for you to beta test yesterday which contains the final functional changes before release. I have also prepared the website (http://www.rigelian.net) and if nothing strange happens I will submit for AppStore approval later this week.

Best regards
Berrie



CanadianMaestro

Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #1 on: 15 Apr 2018, 11:57 am »
JT, Sounds promising.

Does BDP need to run the latest Moose version for Rigelian to work? Mine has S2.37.

I wait for MPad version.
Thanks

James Tanner

  • Facilitator
  • Posts: 16783
  • The Demo is Everything!
    • http://www.bryston.com
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #2 on: 15 Apr 2018, 11:58 am »
JT, Sounds promising.

Does BDP need to run the latest Moose version for Rigelian to work? Mine has S2.37.

I wait for MPad version.
Thanks

I have only tried it with the latest MM version so far but I assume it does not matter as it is its own program.

James

BigGeek

  • Jr. Member
  • Posts: 40
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #3 on: 15 Apr 2018, 03:01 pm »
This is fantastic news, if the subscription price is not too high. There are some pretty expensive cups of coffee out there! ;-)

The more interfaces that exist, from which we can choose, the better. I liked the old MPAD/MPOD. I have found SoundiRok to be pretty usable for nearly everything but it is missing some things I liked about MPAD. It has other things that are better than MPAD.

I am happy that this is going forward.

Cheers

BG

schmidtmike76

  • Jr. Member
  • Posts: 224
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #4 on: 15 Apr 2018, 05:30 pm »
This is great news James thanks so much for sharing

alexone

  • Full Member
  • Posts: 1796
  • Anthony Bauer, Stan Rybb, John Stoneborough
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #5 on: 15 Apr 2018, 08:20 pm »

...good news :thumb:

never thought this would happen. cool!

al.

NHSkier

  • Jr. Member
  • Posts: 22
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #6 on: 15 Apr 2018, 08:27 pm »
Excellent news! It's hard to believe what a gulf there is between Roon and the free controllers. Hopefully, this will be the "something in between" that the market needs.

cardani

  • Jr. Member
  • Posts: 6
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #7 on: 16 Apr 2018, 12:12 pm »
Great , i also liked a lot the good old Mpod, keep us posted! :D

Krutsch

  • Full Member
  • Posts: 494
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #8 on: 16 Apr 2018, 02:08 pm »
The website is interesting. The screen shots appear to show an app that is a carbon-copy of iTunes for iOS.

I am all over this...

Jozsef

  • Jr. Member
  • Posts: 13
Re: New MPOD and MPAD
« Reply #9 on: 19 Apr 2018, 04:47 am »
That's great news. I finally got an iPad quite literally about five minutes before MPad and MPod were pulled from the store so now it functions as an occasional stopwatch and paperweight. I hope this new app will be compatible with iOS 9 since this use case doesn't need the performance of the latest hardware.

I like Manic Moose but an alternative would be nice to have sometimes. You know, different solutions for different moods.  :wink: