Lenovo 500 Multimedia Controller: Big Usability in a Tiny Form Factor

By Scott Beach – Digital Strategy Executive, Card-Carrying Gadget Nerd and Lenovo Insider MSRP: $59.99 Available on Lenovo.com and from major electronics retailers I like to think of myself as a pretty well-rounded person, with a normal life, a good job and a great family. But I have a weakness… a weakness for gadgets and … More Lenovo 500 Multimedia Controller: Big Usability in a Tiny Form Factor

The Lenovo YogaBook with Windows

  Summary Review Score: 4.1/5 Pros: +Incredible portability (1.52 lbs) and versatility. So light that if feels more like a notepad than a computer +Bright and colorful 1920×1200 display +13 hour battery life +GIANT RealPen writing surface with 2,048 levels of sensitivity, great for artists and notetakers +Dolby Atmos audio with sound quality unrivaled in … More The Lenovo YogaBook with Windows

Introducing the Coldwar Monday Morning Mixtape Series

A DJ music and technology blog would be incomplete without some tunes. So here’s a side project I’ve been involved in for the last year, my Monday Morning Mixtape series! I don’t know about you, but for me, Mondays just plain suck. When I’m sitting in Charlotte traffic or waiting on the tarmac for take-off, … More Introducing the Coldwar Monday Morning Mixtape Series

Carl Cox: The Future of DJing, a look at the Traktor S8

We here at DJMusicTech have been fans of Native Instruments and the Traktor line for a long long time. What of the most frustrating aspects of the DJ’ing profession is the chorus of whines from the bedroom DJ community railing against all forms of technology except turntables and a mixer. “That’s not DJ’ing!” “They just … More Carl Cox: The Future of DJing, a look at the Traktor S8

Watch “FL Studio 12 | Multi-touch Mixer Test” on YouTube

FL Studio 12 | Multi-touch Mixer Test: http://youtu.be/j4X2rUnh3n8 Folks, as I’ve been working on a new article about the future of touchscreen DJ’ing, the news just keeps getting better and better. Huge product announcements from Native Instruments, Smithson Martin and now FL Studio makers Image Line. It’s great to see such rapid adoption of touchscreen … More Watch “FL Studio 12 | Multi-touch Mixer Test” on YouTube