The great guys over at Mile High Sounds are kicking off a workshop for all enthusiasts of the music creation tool Ableton Live! Tomorrow from 4pm, attendees will have the opportunity to check out an exclusive presentation of Ableton’s Live 9 music production and performance software and innovative new hardware push. Headed by Sam Counihan from Berlin as well as Malaysia’s only Ableton Certified Trainer, Reuben Samuel this is an exclusive opportinuty for enthusiasts to learn and explore more about music production as these experts will be showcasing the workflows and technology that has made Ableton’s products a favorite among musicians, DJs and producers the world over.
Ableton makes Live, a software used by musicians all over the world to create and perform music and Push, a new hardware instrument for intuitive music-making. With these products Ableton is at the leading edge of a long tradition of instrument makers. From the smallest bedroom studios to the world’s biggest stages, artists of all styles, skill levels and genres rely on Ableton for the tools that inspire.
Following the presentation, A-MarQ, a DJ trainer at Mile High Sounds, will be demonstrating the features of Pioneer’s RMX1000 effects unit. Guests can also expect to be entertained by DJ sets later that evening featuring Ableton’s own “Seven Days” aka Sam Counihan and Mile High Sounds’ DJs including Lish, A-MarQ, Blastique, Abdel Aziz as well as student alumni.
Participation to the workshop is Free Of Charge but you’re encouraged to head on over to the form here to guarantee your space!
BAIT is located at 65 Jalan Telawi 3, Bangsar Baru, Kuala Lumpur.
Returning in its 5th year, the DiGi Challenge For Change (DiGiCFC) Program is calling out to all Malaysians and local app developer to submit ideas and come together to build innovative community-centric mobile apps that bring Malaysians together for positive change. The DiGiCFC is lumped into 4 categories: Learning & Edutainment, Health & Wellness, Discovering Culture and a new category this year called Connected Citizens which include apps that facilitate the delivery of public services.
To help maximise the potential of each idea and app, DiGi has established 2 events as part of the program, namely #IDEAJAM which is an idea hackathon and #HACK!@DiGiCFC, a mobile hackathon. The events will serve as checkpoints for participants to refine their ideas and apps. The challenge will be strengthened by DIGi’s partnership with the 1Malaysia 4 Youth to reach and encourage greater participation with Malaysian Youths.
From the 27th November until the 18th January, the public is welcome to submit app ideas to www.digicfc.my for all 4 categories. The best 4 ideas will be taken and developed in the next phase. From the 26th January to 24th April Malaysian developers will be invited to build apps for the ideas in a 36 hour hackathon. The ideas will be made downloadable for the public to review and the most popular will be crowned the winner.
More than RM200,000 in prizes are up for grabs! Head on over to http://www.digicfc.my for more details!
PersonEdge Sdn Bhd, a partner of the Lowyat MSC family, has collaborated with Nokia Malaysia to launch “The Influencer”, a new online reality show featuring some of Malaysia’s most prominent online personalities across various areas of interest, from lifestyle, fashion, food and technology.
The series, which will debut on Lowyat.TV starting from December 6, will see the personalities battling it out over six challenges to lay claim on the title of “The Influencer” as well as attractive prizes. Each episode will see the personalities engaged in a challenge featuring a specific theme. It is up to the influencers to rise to the occasion, overcome the challenges and win!
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Sony Malaysia has launched two new hybrid PCs in its VAIO family today, with the introduction of the VAIO Fit and VAIO Tap 11. Featuring a new multi-flip hinge that allows it to be used in three different modes, the VAIO Fit aims to suit the computing needs of everyone while the VAIO Tap 11 currently holds the record of having the world’s thinnest body for tablets.
More on the new VAIO hybrid PCs after the jump.
Thanks to the support of our loyal customers, Storekini’s online business has been gaining traction and we have even upgraded our site recently to accommodate more exciting products. Therefore, we will be holding our first major month-long sale beginning next Monday (25th November 2013 to 15th December 2013) to reward our customers and also to welcome the upcoming Christmas celebration.
But that’s not all as Storekini’s virtual Santa will also be giving away free stuffs courtesy of our brand owners to readers on our network’s sites like Lowyat.NET, Lipstiq.com, Wanista.com, Hype.my and Autofreaks.net. Do follow us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/Storekini) and Twitter (https://www.twitter.com/Storekini) for announcements.
Some of the major brands participating in this sale include but not limited to:
- Cooler Master Choiix
- … and more to come!
There will be great discounts for most products, topped off with freebies and cash vouchers for your purchases. Hence, get your shopping baskets ready as our sale will start next week!
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Today is a big day for the folks at Sony Computer Entertainment Asia Japan (SCEAJ) and Sony Malaysia as they are about the reveal the release details of the much awaited PlayStation 4 console for our market.
Officially revealed on stage just few moments ago, PlayStation 4 will indeed be released in Malaysia starting from Friday, 20 December. That means Malaysia will receive the spanking new console only a day after Singapore and three days after Hong Kong which is considerably fast if you compare to previous PlayStation console releases in Malaysia.
The console will be priced starting from RM 1,799 for a basic set and can go as high as RM 1,969 for the Battlefield 4 bundle. At the same time, Sony will also be releasing a number of peripherals for the console such as the DualShock 4 controller (RM 249), DS4 charger (RM 119), PlayStation Camera (RM 249), and vertical stand (RM 99).
At launch, Sony stated there will be 20 games to be released at the same time. Pre-order for the console will start starting from 15 November to 13 December at Sony Store KLCC and The Curve as well as Sony Store Online and several other Sony’s focus shop.
We will take a closer look at all the details above in subsequent posts, so stay tuned to learn more. At the meantime, do check out our live blog direct from the PlayStation 4 Malaysian Press Conference.
EDIT: The Playstation Blog has already confirmed the retail price in Malaysia to be RM1,799 console only, RM1,899 with camera and controllers to retail for RM249 each. The PS4 will be available on the 20th of December. Check out the link here! – Thanks willichs88 and Imagine!
Sony Malaysia is holding a press conference regarding its highly-anticipated next-gen console, the PlayStation 4. We’re expecting the company to announce everything about the new console, from the retail price, availability, as well as everything in between. Just like our earlier liveblog on the new Apple iPad Mini Retina Display and iPad Air, we will be giving live updates for everything that happens during the press conference, and after.
Do join us as we discuss all about the PS4 from 3pm. Share your thoughts in the liveblog above!
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