People like the sound of compressed music, or to put it another way, people don't like music that has quiet and loud passages.
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Pioneer is demonstrating a number of car and home audio components with technology that restores some of the signal that's lost when audio is compressed to MP3 or another lossy digital format.
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Harman's new Signal Doctor technology, announced at CES 2014, restores vibrancy to compressed digital audio tracks.