American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.bandwidth
A measure of how much information can be carried by a particular
Writing data to a CD.CD-R disc
A read-only CD.CD-RW disc
A CD that can be erased and rewritten.CD-R/RW drive
A drive that can write to CD-R and CD-RW discs.
A program for compressing and decompressing data.
Software program to transform one file format to another.
System using binary numbers (0 and 1) to store data.
To copy a file from a server to your computer.
Adjusting the treble, bass, midrange volume.FTP
File Transfer Protocol. Program used to copy files between computers.
Kilobytes per second; one thousand bits per second.
File compression in which no data is lost.lossy
File compression that looses some data to reduce the size of a file.media player
A program to play audio and video files.MIDI
(Musical Instrument Digital Interface. Essentially, a digital sheet-music version of a tune.MP3
Short for MPEG-1, Layer 3, the most popular format for digital music; also, generically used to signify any type of digital music format.
Making the volume of a number of songs the same.
Person to person.playlist
A list of songs to listen to.
Setting music to an exact tempo and time signature.RIAA
Recording Industry Association of America.
Practice by anti-piracy sources to thwart downloading free
songs by making fake copies on P2P networks.
Real-time audio/video transmission.
A song on a dvd, mp3 player.
Universal Serial Bus that allows for high rates of data transfer.
An uncompressed Windows audio file; aka wave.