Music ‘near flawless’, Jay Z, DE:Flicker, CopyClip 2, WD USB-C drive

WD has introduced a new USB-C drive in its G-Technology series

Apple Music execution has been near flawless — Apple’s streaming music execution has been nearly flawless. From all but abandoning the world’s largest and most profitable online music store, to launching a “radio station,” to attracting tens of millions of monthly subscribers, Apple Music has been a huge hit, writes Bryan Chaffin.

Most Jay Z albums now back on Apple Music, still withheld from Spotify — Following their sudden removal from Apple Music and Spotify last Friday, most of Jay Z’s albums are now back on Apple’s service, but still missing from Spotify — and all for reasons unknown.

DE:Flicker is a fine accessory app for Final Cut Pro X — RE:Vision Effects’ DE:Flicker for Apple’s Final Cut Pro X and Motion is designed to smooth out flicker and artifacts when shooting high frame rate or timelapse video.
It not only fixes flicker from artificial light sources but also fixes flicker on multiple objects, even when those objects flicker at different rates. DE:Flicker also minimizes problems when shooting directly at light sources, causing them to ‘breathe’ and change size when shot at higher frame rates. DE:Flicker for Final Cut Pro X (10.1.4 and up) and Motion (5.1.2 and up) costs US$249.95. A demo is available.

CopyClip 2 – Clipboard Manager — CopyClip 2 is a slick clipboard manager for Mac. Running discreetly from your menu bar, the app stores all you have copied or cut in the past, allowing you to quickly find that snippet of text you’ve been looking for.It costs NZ$7.49/US$4.99.

Western Digital launches G-DRIVE USB-C device — Western Digital Corporation has expanded its G-Technology brand G-DRIVE storage portfolio with the G-DRIVE USB-C device. The new drive provides USB-C connectivity for next-generation Mac and PC computers while simultaneously charging compatible USB-C devices like the latest MacBook and MacBook Pro computers. The product offers a three-year limited warranty and will be available to purchase in the US this quarter, in 10TB, 8TB and 4TB capacities, with a manufacturers suggested retail price of US$449.95, $349.95, and $199.95 respectively.