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UPDATE: Official Statement About Native Instruments Layoffs, Direct From Berlin

The internet was buzzing yesterday with news of 100 layoffs by Native Instruments and what it could mean. We now have an official statement from the Berlin-based music instrument company. Here it is.

Native Instruments Lays Off 100 People - What's Going On?

After 100 firings from hardware teams at Native Instruments, what does the future hold for the Berlin-based hardware and software giant?

How Japanese Breakfast's Michelle Zauner Uses Maschine To Make Music Without Constraints

Native Instruments' Maschine software and hardware offer something to musicians working in almost every genre. Find out how it changed this singer songwriter's approach to creating music.

New Windows Update Is Breaking Maschine Studio. But Tell Microsoft (Not NI) To Fix It!

Windows 10 Updates KB4487017 and KB4487044 seem to be playing havoc with NI's Maschine Studio. What's going on?

NI Announces Major Software Updates For Traktor, Komplete Kontrol, Maschine And Sounds.com

Traktor DJ 2 for iPad gets a complete overhaul, Komplete Kontrol goes free and Sounds.com integrates more than ever with NI's apps. Here's the lowdown on everything announced today.

Native Instruments Releases New Expansion Packs, Plus Submit A Track And Win Hardware

Midnight Sunset and Mallet Flux join NI's growing family of loop and preset expansion packs. And there's the chance to submit a track and win an A-series Komplete Kontrol keyboard.

Native Instruments Announces Komplete 12, Kontakt 6, Massive X, Maschine Mikro, Komplete Kontrol A

Fall 2018 sees the arrival of a new generation of pro-grade audio hardware and software solutions from Native Instruments, including Komplete 12, Kontakt 6, Maschine Mikro and Massive X!

Native Instruments Releases Infamous Flow Expansion For Battery And Maschine

Get the sound of authentic 90s-tinged hip hop and R'n'B with this new expansion pack from NI for Maschine and Battery.

Hear NI Featured Artist Ikonika Sketch With Maschine

NI's Sketches are bite-sized tracks put together with their software and hardware, and performed by featured artists. Here's London-based Ikonika on how she works.

Advanced Tricks With 3rd-Party Instruments & FX in Maschine

Maschine fully supports third party VST and Audio Units effects. Hollin Jones shares some of the tricks and techniques that make this an incredibly useful feature to have.

Stephan Hinz: Limitations Can Be A Producer's Best Friend

Stephan Hinz talks to us about his creative process, his organic live sets and why it's better to use the right tools for the job at hand than give in to gear lust...

Review: NI Maschine MK3

With the latest generation of Maschine hardware, NI has made great strides in enhancing and streamlining the capabilities and power of the system. Hollin Jones dives deep into the new features…

Native Instruments Announces Maschine MkIII Hardware: Hands-On, First Look Video

NI's new Maschine MkIII hardware boasts an extensive redesign with integrated audio interface, touch strips, large screens and more. Here are all the details plus a first look video.

5 Tips For Turning Your iMaschine Sketches Into Songs

iMaschine is a great iOS app for making beats and patterns on the move but if you want to really expand your project into a fully fledged song, here are some techniques you can use to do it. 

Create Amazing Sample Performances In Maschine With This Sample Start Trick

By playing with the sample start time of a sample, the note repeat and mod wheel controls, it's possible to create some cool stutter-style sample sequences in Maschine. Find out how in this video.