Musical network traffic

OK this is just a little odd diversion that you Linux and Mac users might enjoy. Just please don’t use it as the basis for a hit record!

Sound of Traffic is a Java “application” which converts TCP/IP header information into midi notes via the Java Synthesizer. The purpose is to listen in on network traffic in ordered time, via a tempo, rather than realtime, which could be more chaotic. In this sense it becomes closer to music then noise.

Warning: Don’t have your volume too high or the high note setting at its maximum or it will hurt your ears!

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