This updated guide to the digital music revolution details the advantages of digital music whether on a PC, connected to a home stereo, in the car, or even on the move with portable digital music players that are smaller than a credit card. The essentials of analog and digital audio and the benefits of versatility and portability that digital music provides are discussed. Topics such as using the right hardware, connecting a PC to a home stereo, and working with the latest and most popular software are also covered, and recommendations on the hottest new audio devices and sneak peaks into what is coming in the future are provided. Also included are overviews of software concepts, information on choosing a digital music player with the correct file formats, and tips for legally finding new music and making custom CDs.
Author Biography: Jamison Grall is a technology training expert who works as part of Gateway's learning organization in product planning and development. He lives in San Diego, California.