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Akai Force: hands-on preview of the post-PC live-in-a-box music tool

The leak was actual. Akai have a standalone field that may free you from a laptop computer, if you need that freedom. It really works together with your pc and...

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Review: volca modular takes on creative synthesis in a small package

Can KORG take modular patching and Buchla-inspired synthesis, and squeeze it into a $200 instrument that’s nonetheless accessible to synth newcomers and...

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Like a studio onstage: Orbital tells us their live rig synth secrets

It’s a dazzling audiovisual present, with eye-popping visuals, plus an overflowing connection of synths. Orbital share their secrets for live efficiency and...

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DSLR vs Point and Shoot

With the rise of know-how, the road between novice and skilled gear has begun to blur. Point and shoot cameras have now reached a top quality degree that...