jamstik

  • This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Gapgate, Garmin, And Jamstik

    This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Gapgate, Garmin, And Jamstik

    We’re off and running this week with the latest TC Gadgets podcast. Garmin announced a new smart watch called the Forerunner 920XT. We take a look at that, as well as Garmin’s earlier smart watch offering, the VivoFit. We’re also curious about what’s going on with #gapgate, on the Galaxy Note 4 smartphones. Meanwhile, the Jamstik MIDI device is finally shipping. Read More

  • For Those About To Rock The Jamstik, We Salute You

    For Those About To Rock The Jamstik, We Salute You

    I love stringed MIDI instruments. After messing with the gTar two years ago I’ve been looking for the perfect portable MIDI device that allows me to meld my inability to play keyboards with my sub-par guitar skills. Perhaps I’ve finally found my perfect match. We first met the Jamstik last year and I’ve been waiting to get my hands on a unit since. The team is finally… Read More

  • The PUC Crowdfunding Project Comes To A Close, Bringing MIDI To All The Things

    The PUC Crowdfunding Project Comes To A Close, Bringing MIDI To All The Things

    The PUC by Zivix is a clever little device that converts older MIDI systems into wireless powerhouses, allowing you to connect to iPads and the like with one small disc of electronics. Zivix, the maker of the Jamstik, is closing their crowdfunding campaign with $28,000 in the bank. Read More

  • The Zivix PUC Connects Any MIDI Device To Your iOS Device

    The Zivix PUC Connects Any MIDI Device To Your iOS Device

    Believe it or not, people still use MIDI. That said, wouldn’t it be cool if you could connect your MIDI keyboards and drum machines to your iPad so you can add some serious breaks to your latest musical production? With the PUC, an Indiegogo project from the creators of portable guitar called the Jamstik, now you can. Read More

  • Zivix Announces Wireless iOS Connectivity For The Jamstik MIDI Guitar

    Zivix Announces Wireless iOS Connectivity For The Jamstik MIDI Guitar

    When we first met the team from Zivix their wild MIDI guitar, the Jamstik, promised a unique music-making experience thanks to a tether that connected it to a computer or iOS device. In the few short months since CES, however, they’re now preparing to announce that Jamstik works nearly flawlessly over Wi-Fi with iPhones and iPads, thereby reducing the need for a physically tethered device. Read More