Digital Audio World

Musings and information on podcasting, digital audio, online streaming audio and home studio recording from Tim 'Gonzo' Gordon of

Tuesday, March 30, 2004

UMG New Formats: SACD Releases What's SACD? Super Audio Compact Disc, supposed to sound better than pretty much anything you've ever heard. See what the fuss is all about here. I would wager that to hear the true SACD sound, you'd need to listen to it on something better than a set of ear buds...

Monday, March 22, 2004

Gimme a codec! Where's that audio file? I need compression, baby...and then decompression! A short history of digital audio - how it came about, who took the ball and ran with it. Check out The sound of science | CNET

Wednesday, March 17, 2004

Cup o' Joe, Music to Go: Vancouver Sun: a tall decaf with a dash of digital. More cross promoting from the top coffee shop in the land, as Starbucks loads up the music with the caffeine. This shortly after announcing that the coffee giant would join with Apple Computer to resell iPod portable digital audio players carrying its own brand name.

I dunno....I already decided that Starbucks coffee was too expensive a couple of years ago, and stopped going there. Except for Luna...

Wednesday, March 10, 2004

iPod may be king of the hill...for now. BW Online | March 10, 2004 | Virgin May Show Apple a Thing or Two tells us how master marketer Richard Branson may be ready to split up that large piece of the pie.

Monday, March 08, 2004

Wanna post audio on your blog? Just make a phone call. NBS:Here's a blog on Audio Blogging. If you're wondering why I - as the blogger for DigitalAudioWorld, don't have my own 'audio blogg,' well, it's because today I'm nowhere near a microphone. Besides, I just like typing sometimes!