DMD. That means you are a dentist, right? Is that the drill?
> Hi Tom-It would seem that much of what passes for music these days is used
> on portable devices, listened to through fairly inexpensive ear bud
> earphones, and played at loud volume levels. Under those circumstances,
> go above 128 kbps? I noticed a few years ago that one of my sons had
> converted all of his cd's to mp3, and then threw out all the jewel cases,
> liner notes included. I submit that the online services are just catering
> to their main audience. I'm not sure I understand why you would download
> from Apple at all. Probably it's a combination of super advertising and
> convenience, since iTunes is probably the 500 lb gorilla. Most of the
> who post on/read this board don't download at 128, but I have suspicion we
> may be in the minority.
> Frank B Strauss, DMD