145 Results for

Vorbis

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Xiph resumes work on Ghost audio codec

Google's interest in the royalty-free Vorbis audio codec raises new possibilities for successors CELT and, in the longer run, Ghost.

By Jan. 21, 2011

Review

Tangent Quattro

The Tangent Quattro is a fun gadget with great sound, but its premium price tag will scare off all but the most serious radio enthusiasts.

By Oct. 10, 2007

3 stars Editor's rating Oct. 10, 2007
Article

Google tries freeing Web video with WebM

This story incorrectly noted the origin of the Ogg Vorbis audio format. It originated with the Xiph.Org Foundation.

By May. 20, 2010

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Google reaches deal with MPEG LA over its VP8 video codec

Agreement with patent-licensing group clears the way for wider adoption of the Web giant's streaming-video platform WebM.

By Mar. 7, 2013

Review

Bose SoundTouch 20

The Bose SoundTouch 20 is a likeable streaming speaker with capable performance and great sound, but it needs to support more music services.

By Mar. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 25, 2014
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Sonos adds Amazon Cloud Player

Sonos announces support for Amazon's Cloud Player allowing users to upload their iTunes libraries to the cloud and play them back on their Sonos systems.

By Aug. 9, 2012

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Google's VP9 video codec nearly done; YouTube will use it

One of the biggest video sites on the Net will use Google's next-generation video compression technology after it's fully defined on June 17.

By May. 10, 2013

Editors' Take

Beats Music (iOS)

We go hands-on with Beats' new premium music service, designed to appeal to people who want a more automated music listening experience.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your iPhone, computer, or MP3 player.

By Oct. 18, 2012

Review

Sonos Connect

The Sonos Connect brings effortless wireless media streaming to existing hi-fi owners, but it's not the first Sonos system we'd recommend.

By Sep. 28, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Sep. 28, 2012