147 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

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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

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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

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.

Mar. 25, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Mar. 25, 2014
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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.

Jan. 21, 2014

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Spotify vs Sky Songs: Sound quality blind test

Sky has launched a subscription music service called Sky Songs, though its streaming audio quality is much lower than Spotify's. We investigate whether anyone can tell the difference

By Oct. 19, 2009

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Spotify releases iPad app: Hands-on

Spotify aims to make your listening experience more enjoyable on a tablet with the music-streaming service's first iPad app, which includes enhanced social functions and a view in Cover Flow style.

By May. 2, 2012

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How to rip music CDs to FLAC and MP3 at the same time

Ripping your music CDs to multiple file formats can take a very long time, unless you're able to rip them simultaneously.

By Oct. 26, 2012