Oct 032004

[suffusion-widgets id='2'] “Streaming” on the Internet is when you don’t have to wait until (e.g.) a sound file is completely downloaded before you can begin to listen to it. You can tell that it makes a lot of sense to use “streaming” with anything that happens in time, like audio, video and animation. Let’s look [...]

Sep 282004

[suffusion-widgets id='2'] A digital sound is actually quite big: Each second of a stereo CD contains 1,411,200 single informations (bits), or 176,400 Bytes, or 172.25 KBytes. On a computer this type of sound usually comes as a file with the extension “wav” on the PC and “aiff” on the Mac. Downloading a second of CD [...]