When Audiobus announced its technique for zapping audio from one app to the next, we got all excited, because it makes the iPhone less of a toy, and more of a recording studio.
However, it can be hard to understand what Audiobus is, in reality, although the description of “it’s like an audio cable between iOS apps” does a decent job of explaining it.
In the following video, you can see a virtual acoustic guitar that anyone can play (Guitarism) feed its sound into an effects pedal (JamUp), and then, if they want, to a recording app, although this video doesn’t demonstrate that:
Does anyone still think that iOS (and Android) devices are only for consuming, and not creating stuff? The personal computer might be changing, but it’s not going away.