Mark of the Unicorn
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Mark of the Unicorn
Mark of the Unicorn
HeadquartersCambridge, Massachusetts
ProductsComputer software, music software, computer hardware

Mark of the Unicorn (MOTU) is a music-related computer software and hardware supplier.[1][2] It is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts and has created music software since 1984.

Products by MOTU include:

Past notable products:

  • MINCE and SCRIBBLE, an Emacs-like editor and Scribe-like text formatter for CP/M machines. MINCE was also available for the Atari ST.[3]
  • FinalWord word processor (sold and became Sprint).[]
  • Professional Composer, one of the first graphical music-notation editors
  • Mouse Stampede, arguably the first arcade-style game available for the Apple Macintosh (1984)[]
  • Hex game for the Atari ST and Amiga computers (released in 1985)
  • The first FireWire Audio Interface for Mac and Windows.[]
  • PC/Intercomm, VT100 emulator for the Atari ST.[4]

See also


  1. ^ PC Magazine
  2. ^ Sound on Sound
  3. ^ "Software Update". Atari Computer Enthusiasts of Columbus, Ohio Newsletter. February 1986.
  4. ^ InfoWorld Jun 16, 1986

External links

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