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Displaying items by tag: MP3

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 10:24

mp3 based on flawed biological assumptions

The creators of the MP3 music compression format that enabled billions of songs based the format on incorrect biological assumptions. Put simply, mp3 sound is not what our ears can holistically hear.

Published in Entertainment
Friday, 15 July 2016 10:46

Smart ears?

First, there were smart wearables – watches, clothes, undergarments, chest straps, shoes, and even in golf clubs and tennis racquets. But these wearables both sound good and track fitness. They have gone where no cotton bud should go before – in your ears.

Published in Internet of Things
Wednesday, 10 September 2014 11:59

Apple quietly kills off iPod classic

The big Apple announcement overnight means the tech giant has a few new flashy products to sell but it also has one less. The iPod classic, introduced seven years ago, was uncermoniously killed off overnight with little fanfare.

Published in Mobility

Bose is known largely for its famous family of noise-cancelling headphones so it'll be music to the ears of many that it's releasing the QuietComfort 25s, described as the "next generation" of headphones.

Published in Mobility
Friday, 22 November 2013 15:38

Winamp to die next month

It's a dark, dark day for music lovers and llama appreciators alike; pioneering music software Winamp is set to be killed off on 20 December.

Published in Home Tech
Friday, 06 September 2013 13:43

Neil Young set to launch PONO

The ongoing music service wars have taken another turn, with rock legend Neil Young announcing his own digital music service, PONO, will be launched in early 2014.

Published in Entertainment
Thursday, 23 May 2013 08:17

Apple plugs more QuickTime security holes

An updated version of QuickTime for Windows patches a dozen vulnerabilities.

Published in Security
Friday, 11 January 2013 08:42

Amazon AutoRip - the devil's in the detail

Amazon has launched a new service with provides customers with MP3 copies of CD purchases. AutoRip drops digital copies of the discs into Cloud Player libraries - and while it's retrospective, Amazon has a strange idea of what the phrase "all of our customers" means.

Published in Entertainment

Amazon is following Apple's example by adding a 'match' feature to Amazon Cloud Player.

Published in Entertainment
Tuesday, 10 January 2012 17:23

It's time to talk to the telly, says Samsung

Samsung's CES announcements include a raft of new products heading for Australia this year. Heading the list are TVs with voice and motion control plus face recognition, somewhat reminiscent of Microsoft's Kinect for Xbox 360, but there's a lot more in the company's latest home entertainment ranges.

Published in Entertainment
Thursday, 07 July 2011 16:44

Unlimited music storage on Amazon Cloud Drive

Amazon is tuning up its Cloud Drive and Cloud Player with unlimited music storage and an iPad player.

Published in Entertainment

VLSI Solution announces today VS1063, MP3 Encoder / Decoder Chip with Unsurpassed Feature List.

Music companies routinely downgrade the quality of recordings before releasing them to online retailers such as Apple's iTunes Store. But that could be about to change - at a price.

Published in Entertainment

Searching for online music or video content is already fraught with danger.  Add the word 'free' to your search and you're very likely to land on a malicious site.

Published in Entertainment
Wednesday, 21 July 2010 15:40

Kogan enters ebook reader market

Kogan continues to diversify its range of low-cost consumer electronics. The latest addition is a $189 ebook reader.

Published in Entertainment

iTunes is the only officially sanctioned app to manage and maintain your plethora of Apple i-devices - iPods, iPhones, and soon the iPad. Yet, for such a crucial app it really is behind the times and needs crucial fixes to keep pace with the needs of its users.

Published in The Linux Distillery
Wednesday, 17 March 2010 11:20

Internet Explorer 9 preview available

The first preview release of Internet Explorer 9 is available, and it's looking pretty snappy.

Friday, 05 March 2010 12:48

Linux DRM-free Ubuntu One Music Store in beta

Canonical is privately beta-testing its own music store, set to go live with the release of Ubuntu 10.04, Lucid Lynx, later next month. The music store will offer both DRM-free and watermark-free MP3s.

Published in The Linux Distillery

Another barrier to Linux adoption is set to fall with next month's major Ubuntu release - version 10.04, otherwise known as Lucid Lynx - bringing iPod support right out of the box.

Published in The Linux Distillery
Wednesday, 03 February 2010 10:31

Sony still supplying super cool sexy gadgets

Apple's not the only gadget company in the world able to produce cool gadgetry, with stalwart Sony still having more than what it takes to create and deliver ever better versions of its existing products, and new ones, too!
Published in Fuzzy Logic
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