All posts in category Audio

I cannot begin to express …

… how satisfied I am by EMI’s newfound sanity

The iPod problem

What is the real problem with digital media distribution? Why have the media industry been fighting a losing battle against piracy? The answer is, predictably, their insistence to stick to DRM that just end up limiting their potential market penetration. They have created an enviroment in which piracy offers a better product than the recording industry does.

My iPod is dying

Help me find a replacement player for my dying iPod Nano.

The sad state of media players, part II

A review of media players first suggested to me in “The sad state of media players, part I” – the state is not all sad. Here is the roundup of the good, the bad and the ugly.

The sad state of media players, part I

I’ve been looking for a media player/manager for Linux for some time. And during that time, I’ve become increasingly frustrated. Isn’t there one such application that doesn’t suck fiercly? In this first part of a two-part blog entry, I’ll cover the requirements for a media player/manager.