The Apple Watch — any good for DJs?


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wearable technology is of a relatively minority interest to DJs. But when Apple get hold of anything, suddenly it becomes a lot more desirable. And with the announcement of the Apple Watch and the kinds of included technology, there is potential for DJ performance use. So given Apple’s usual technology midas touch, would you consider an Apple Watch for enhancing your performance?

Apple’s Yosemite, iOS 8, and Handoff


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Apple annual WWDC 2014 saw OS X Yosemite, iOS 8, and iCloud all merge together as a coherent platform, and Handoff technology making the join invisible.

Is Apple about to buy Beats?


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The tech rumour mill is spinning with chatter of Apple allegedly in talks to assimilate Beats. Can’t Apple just make their own headphones? Discuss.

iPhone 5S = djay and vjay on steroids


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With great power comes great respons…iveness. Algoriddim get giddy and update djay and vjay for the iPhone 5S and embrace the power.

Audio apps suffer under iOS 7 — upgrade at your peril


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Itching to install iOS 7? You might want to hold off for a while. Audio apps are struggling under the new regime.

The iPad Mini is here – a digital DJ’s perspective


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There’s no denying the impact of the iPad on the DJ scene. But for me, the iPad Mini is likely to be the one that makes a real difference.

The iPad Mini is here – a digital DJ's perspective


phil_ipad_mini

There’s no denying the impact of the iPad on the DJ scene. But for me, the iPad Mini is likely to be the one that makes a real difference.

POLL: Software Updates – lemming or chicken?


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OS X is due a point release upgrade to Mountain Lion. But will you throw yourself headlong into the deep end, or be somewhat more sensible?

Apple Retina Macbook Pro – the new DJ standard?


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For me, Apple just released the ultimate DJ laptop with the Retina 15″ MacBook Pro. But do you agree?