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  • DJ QBert’s new vinyl release includes conductive-ink controller

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    Following up on his successful Kickstarter campaign, the world-renowned DJ QBert has helped innovate a new style of interactive album artwork.  A sandwich of traditional printed graphics, conductive ink, and a small circuit board, squish together all the components that create a 12-inch DJ-controller.  It’s...
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  • The LinnStrument arrives

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    When I tell the story of how controllerism and my interest in hacking and building controllers came about, I often mention early multi-touch instruments like the Haken Continuum,  This fantastically expressive and intuitive instrument has been a product for over a decade, but it’s always been somewhat...
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  • New Fader Fox controllers

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    Two new controllers have arrived from longtime boutique mini-controller makers Fader-Fox.  They’ve been steadily cranking out some very innovative and portable controller designs for many years, and we’re excited to see their line of instruments continue to grow.  The PC4 and SC4 are richly laden...
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  • A jambox from DJ Tech Tools

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    DJTT may become the first company since Reactable to productize a jambox. Built for Richie Hawtin’s Enter party this summer in Ibiza, 12 independent touch wheels on a large circular table allow people to play one evolving mix running through Ableton Live. Nice work Ean et...
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