Because it can do so much...
- Call log / ID to call audio dealers from the App
- Device ID for analytics
- Location so you can see your location on global maps of frequencies
- Identity if you want to sign in for future services with facebook / twitter
- Photos / Media / Camera - when listing 2nd hand gear you can submit or take photos of what you want to list
- receive data from Internet for content updates, view network connections when not connected to the internet,
read Google service configuration to run better, full network access to run on 3G/4G/Wifi etc.. prevent device from sleeping so watching 2 hour sound chats doesn't get interrupted, control vibration to alert you to push notifications.
Packed full of features from Soundrolling.com
1 - Camera Manual Cheat Sheet
This is where you can view the Timecode Inputs and Audio Inputs for Major Digital Production Camera
(Arri, BlackMagic, RED, Sony, Canon...)
2 - Youtube Videos
From tutorials on how to recover formatted cards to comparing £1.20 lavalier to a £270 lavalier. I've been on YouTube for over 5 years doing tutorials and sharing tips.
3 - Sound Chats
I have over 40 Interviews with Dialogue editors, Sound Mixers, Re-Recording Mixers, Foley Artists and Boom Operators on some of the world biggest blockbusters and Oscar Winning Films. Also Available As Podcasts and Videos.
4 - Finding Local Audio Vendors Around The World!
Finding Audio Vendors local to where you are at the moment is going to vastly cut down your research time and get you on with the job at hand.
5 - Boom Pole Cheat Sheet
This compares over 125 boom poles in Min Height / Max Height / Weight / Material / Locking Mechanism and units are in Imperial and Metric measurements.
6 - Freq Finder
Find legal frequencies for countries around the world as sourced by mixers who live or work there, with links to government websites for extra reading.
7 - Blog (BETA)
Over the past 5 Years ive added over 300+ Blog posts to Soundrolling.com and am now in the process of making it easy to find them through this app.
8 - Sound Manuals
PDF versions of some popular products along with a firmware checklist with links to manuals and firmware notes.
9 - Foley Cheat Sheet
I've added over 200 items and ideas for foley you can do to make awesome sound effects.
10 - Sound Events Online and Around The World
This is a list of sound meetups and industry events for sound people so you can connect with other mixers around the world and in your local area.
11 - Post Production Help and FAQ
This is useful docs for importing and exporting AAF/OMFs and more to help explain post to others.
12 - Sound Trivia
This is a collection of articles i've made from around the web of Trivia for the sound world
13 - Pocket Sound Dictionary
Terms of sound explained right in your phone
14 - Wiring Diagram Archive
This is a collection for all those that make their own cables and you want to make sure you are wiring them correctly.
15 - Facebook Group
There is a facebook group setup for those with the app to easily make suggestions and connect with each other and build a community around the app.
16 - Set Jokes / Banter
There are on set jokes and banter you can read to amuse yourself and even suggest more.
17 - So much more!!
I am taking on suggestion all the time to improve the app and make it more relevant to you, me and the rest of the community.