NI release a new virtual vinyl system called Traktor Scratch, which has a fancy new interface which is also available independantly.
We expect the DJmag offices will be innundated with more and more controllers this year, but the M-Audio offering looks set to leave a lasting impression.
The Korg Kaoss Pad technology is now available at almost half the price with the introduction of the new mini-KP multiple effects unit.
A&H hacked off the Midi portion of the expensive Xone:3D, so anyone can benefit from the Midi control, soundcard and audio/Midi synchronizer.
Allen & Heath take the club install market by storm with the new 19" five-channel Xone:S2.
The Tech Awards is a very serious business - our judging panel consisted of DJs, VJs and producers. They spent hour after hour testing out 75 products at London club The End and we filmed the lot!
DJmag reader Martin Bell bagged himself the 'Most Innovative DJ Product', after voting in the 2006 Tech Awards, which means he walked out of our awards ceremony with an Allen & Heath Xone:3D!
The results are in for DJmag's Tech Awards 2006. Which DJ kit is the best? Here's what DJmag readers and our panel of experts said.
Paul van Dyk has adopted Allen & Heath's groundbreaking Xone:3D mixer for his live sets and DJ club gigs.
Baldy DJ Lee Burridge sends us his diary every month. This time he reports from Down Under, where he narrowly avoided getting eaten by a croc, mate.