MP3 Underground

MP3 Underground

by Ron White
     
 

MP3 Underground is a brief, non-technical explanation of MP3 and Napster and their benefits, a look at the legal issues, and a short, concise overview of hardware requirements, MP3 players, cataloging software, on-line music database, rippers, encoders, and juke boxes. The book also includes a consumer's guide to the various MP3 players, an overall explanation of

Overview

MP3 Underground is a brief, non-technical explanation of MP3 and Napster and their benefits, a look at the legal issues, and a short, concise overview of hardware requirements, MP3 players, cataloging software, on-line music database, rippers, encoders, and juke boxes. The book also includes a consumer's guide to the various MP3 players, an overall explanation of streaming audio, and how-tos for setting up your own MP3 site. The reader will be directed on how to hack past copy protections and sort through the legal and clandestine sources of MP3.

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MP3 for real: finding music, downloading it, cool tools (like Go!Zilla and CuteFTP), finding secret Napster servers (and bypassing Napster watchdogs), converting CDs to MP3, keeping track of your music libraries, and more -- including reviews of the Web's 101 best music sites. Comes with a CD-ROM packed with today's best shareware and freeware searchers, downloaders, rippers, editors, utilities, and audio suites for Windows and Mac.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789723017
Publisher:
Que
Publication date:
11/16/2000
Series:
Que-Consumer-Other Series
Edition description:
BK&CD-ROM
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.76(d)

Meet the Author

Ron White is the author of the best-selling How Computers Work, winner of best non-fiction computer book award presented by the Computer Press Association. He is also a senior editor at PC Computing, where he's written columns on the Internet, shareware, CD-ROMs and features. He has an irreverent sense of humor perfect for a book such as MP3 Underground .

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