“This is the future of DJing” - Richard “DJ QBert” Quitevis

 

Photography from engadget article: "The DJs of Silicon Valley who are changing music"

Patent: US 6,881,949

Platter Sensor

Platter Sensor

The Technology

Our product will allow a DJ musician to creatively manipulate any digital media format (Digital Video, Video game FML, Digital Music, etc.) utilizing the traditional turntable, the Pro DJs instrument of choice.  Specifically, our innovation utilizes coordinate location data to track acoustic changes to correspond with desired digital audio/video representations.

Captured Data

Captured Data

The Data

The SensorTable allows the DJ to save and upload their “Mixing Data.” This data is a unique “fingerprint,” which musically portrays how a DJ mixes and scratches from song to song. The “Mix-Data” then can be uploaded for use in multiple applications.

Removable Platter

Removable Platter

Patent Technology

"While we commonly think of IP in the entertainment business as copyrights in songs or trademarks on labels, Charles is using a patenting strategy to help Thinklive! prosper."

- Under Secretary David Kappos 8.26.2010

Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO)