The Audio Help Desk

For your convenience, here is a brief introduction to the technology of audio and the internet.

You're now entering a human, non-geek-speak zone summarizing audio technology and how it dovetails with the Internet, with a bias towards our site and what we are trying to achieve with it.  There are no condescending digital priests.  You will know much of it, so feel free to click on out or fast-forward.

Please note that we update these pages quite often, to keep pace with the changing tech world. But some figures may be out of date. The tech principles, however, do not change.

In suggested reading order (links are provided between pages)

Musical Options
Audio Quality
Audio Notes: Mono and Stereo
Surround Sound: An Introduction

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