Subject: General Tech | February 1, 2007 - 02:59 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Don't know your Ogg Vorbis from your FLAC? Confused about what lossless compression is, and if you could even tell the difference? Head to Big Bruin where they give you an overview of 5 of the most popular codecs, what they are and who uses them for what. Get over there and get in the know.
"Outside of the government and the military, the computer world uses the most acronyms. This is especially true for the names
of audio formats. There are dozens of formats, each with its own reason for being and with its own strengths and weaknesses.
But what do all of those names mean? And how do you deal with an audio file that you're not familiar with?"
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