Monthly Archive: August 2016

How to Store Thousands of songs on a Single Medium

The music CD is quite popular medium and thus far has out sold any previous medium for storing music by far. However, it does have certain limits. One of these limits is the maximum number of songs which can be stored on it. Typically a maximum of 20 songs can be stored on a single CD. However, since artists typically don’t release more than say 10 or 12 songs per album, this limitation is usually quite acceptable. In addition to music, a CD can also store data. Therefore, software is also often distributed on a CD.

cool speakers which are wireless

One way to increase the number of songs that can be stored on a CD is by using audio compression. MP3s want the most popular format for compressing audio. By using audio compression, the size of the audio file can be reduced by a …