Posts Tagged: tech

Kitchen Tech Series: Five Essential Features to Look for in Your New Blender

Kitchen Tech Series: Five Essential Features to Look for in Your New Blender

  Kitchen technology has an incredibly vast and particularly interesting history. Electric pop-up toasters, for example, were originally invented by a Scot named Alan MacMasters in 1893, creating a machine solution for what has been a common and popular cooking method since ancient Rome. The world’s first electric kettle was born in Chicago and took… Read more

DAWs: The Software You Need for Music Production

DAWs: The Software You Need for Music Production

Fruity Loops, Ableton, Logic… you may have heard of these before floating around the music world but what are they even?  To music producers, it’s a matter of which of these software are the best for them but to someone who is just entering the music scene, it’s very daunting (I know it was for… Read more

VAVA’s Featured Artist of the Week: dpeshMo

VAVA’s Featured Artist of the Week: dpeshMo

To top off our celebration of International Women’s Month, the VAVA team sat down with Illinois native and current city chick dpeshMo to talk about women, tech, and how her passion for DJing fits into all of this. The tech and start-up route is a career path that seems to rub elbows with every other occupation… Read more

Four Major Ways Music Affects Your Body

Four Major Ways Music Affects Your Body

Music Wellness Avid music listeners can agree that the beautiful, eclectic, fun – or even emotional sounds coming from music can transport us to another dimension. While amazing songs can definitely set the mood, research has proven that the experience of listening to music can actually provide health benefits, strengthen memory retention, and increase your… Read more