USB-recording interfaces, which let you plug instruments into your computer for recording, aren't new. But at the NAMM show, IK Multimedia and Roland bring advances to this well-furrowed field.
Musical instrument manufacturer Akai reveals plans at NAMM 2009 to create the APC40 MIDI controller for the popular Ableton Live music software.
Make beautiful music with Moog's pitch-corrected Theremini, a theremin that helps you learn without sounding like an angry cat.
Peavey promises you'll never stop playing to retune your guitar again, and every chord will sound perfect.
Dozens of digital mixers are on display at the NAMM show.
The natural language search firm officially became part of Microsoft on Friday. Now the question is what Redmond will do with the technology.
Although Apple isn't participating in the trade show, the media has chosen Steve Jobs as the Mobile Industry Personality of the Year.
Donald and Jasmine discuss Pandora 2.0 and the new Slacker app for the iPhone and the iPod Touch. Also, a bit of info from the NAMM show and a little good-natured ribbing at Haier America's expense. Oh, and we poke some serious fun at Microsoft.
Confirming reports from last week, Microsoft says it is indeed buying the semantic search company. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Sony's upcoming PCM-M10 digital audio recorder is announced at the 2009 Summer NAMM convention.