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Forget About Smartwatches, This is How a Wrist-worn Communicator Should Look Like

Decades ago, Star Trek, Dick Track and the likes tickled our imaginations about wrist-worn two-way communication hardware, but those have since been superseded by our very capable smartphone. However, that does not mean wrist-worn communicator ain’t cool anymore and with the increasing popularity of smartwatch, speaking into your wrist might very be a fad again. Then again, a sleek, elegant piece of gadget on the wrist does quite speaks any substance, futuristically-speaking, unless you have this big-ass Communicator Watch as conjured up for tinkerer and Instructables member who goes by the name ‘DJ’. By now, many must have tried their hands on making wrist-worn communicator, but this one from DJ just blew our mind. Continue reading Forget About Smartwatches, This is How a Wrist-worn Communicator Should Look Like

Numark Redphone Pro DJ Stick Headphone

forget what headphones makers have been pitching you about their DJ cans can be swiveled to one side for DJ-ing use, just grab yourself a Numark Redphone and be done with it like a pro. touted as the professional DJ stick headphone (note the missing ‘s’), the Redphone is a purpose-built headphone that does DJ stick-style, pumping out audio through its lone premium-quality 50mm driver. it features a swiveling protein-leather padded, close-ear earcup and a cushion-wrapped, ergonomic handle, that doubles as a contraption that you could sandwich between your ear and shoulder Continue reading Numark Redphone Pro DJ Stick Headphone

Urbanears Zinken

Urbanears Zinken
Urbanears Zinken | US$190.00 | www.urbanears.com

loading your shoulders with heavy gear, hitching a ride on the highway and spinning the tunes at some shady college party are part and parcel of a struggling DJ. you have no choice cos’ you have to earn your dough anyways. life’s tough, isn’t? and owning a pair of pro-grade DJ cans is probably the last thing in your mind – that is until you hit big time. but between now and then, you will still need a pair of good quality cans that don’t compromise your individual DJ-style and this is where the Urbanears Zinken DJ-style headphone comes in. Continue reading Urbanears Zinken

AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio Headphones

AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio Headphones
AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio Headphones | US$249.00 | www.aiaiai.dk

pro-audio headphones are a dime a dozen but getting one that let you have both the style and sound without putting a hole in your wallet is indeed far and few between. if you are in the market for a pair that befits a DJ, then the AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio Headphones is the pro-audio cans of choice for you. equipped 40mm titanium drivers, specially tuned for a more neutral, reference listening-friendly sound, this pair of minimalistic matt black cans feature over-ear PU cushions that not only help to isolate the ambience noise but also let you dive into your music for longer hours without agonizing your ears. Continue reading AIAIAI TMA-1 Studio Headphones

sparkling Beats by Dr. Dre MixR Headphones

Dr. Dre MixR Headphones with 2,750 Swarovski Crystals
(photos: Crystal Rocked) Beats by Dr. Dre MixR Headphones | £549.00 | www.crystalrocked.com

strolling down the street with a pair of quality cans like the Beats’ over our head, we’d enjoy the great sound that it has reproduced but that’s just part of our self indulgent that nobody hears or knows about. in short, you can’t show it off. so what do you do? make your cans sparkles, that’s what you do and a pair of this special Beats by Dr. Dre MixR encrusted with 2,750 Swarovski Jet Hematite and Crystals is just the headphones of choice. beneath the crystallized treatment, you can expect the same specifications that come with the original MixR cans, such as 180 degrees swiveling ear cups and ultra-crisp sonic reproduction. Continue reading sparkling Beats by Dr. Dre MixR Headphones

FirstMix lets you play DJ without the real vinyl records [video]

Gemini FirstMix USB DJ Controller 544x388px
(credit: Gemini) Gemini FirstMix USB DJ Controller | US$100.00 | www.geminidj.com

most of us listens to digital music these days and so why should DJs stuck to vinyl records to spin their tunes? interestingly, even when Compact Disc was introduced years ago, many DJs chose to go with vinyl records in name of tactile feel. it’s kind of like ‘no feedback, not a real deejaying’ kind of thing. however, that is about to change with the new FirstMix USB DJ Controller from Gemini DJ which offers a few advantage over the ancient vinyl records. Continue reading FirstMix lets you play DJ without the real vinyl records