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Digital Music Revolution Begins

Written by Jari Ketola @ 25 Jul 1999 8:25

Yahoo sums up the recent events in the world of digital music in their excellent article. Here's a snippet:
"Here's the catch: since MP3 was an open standard, it allowed anyone to take music from a CD and post it on the Internet, allowing an infinite number of perfect copies of the music to be made. Unlike analog technology like cassette tapes, where making more copies means poorer sound quality, a copy of a digital file is identical to the original."

Read the full story here.

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