Apparently Apple is about to push something else, could it be HD-AAC?
Seems Apple is developing a new audio format http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2012/...ptive-streaming
Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie, from the album I'm With You (produced by Rick "Most Deaf" Rubin).iTunes Music Store AAC file from 6 months ago: AAC 256kbps, 44.1kHz, -9.94 dB replaygain.iTunes Music Store AAC file, "Mastered for iTunes": AAC 256kbps, 44.1kHz, -11.07 dB replaygain.Well gee, thanks!
"It's payday for mastering engineers," he said. "There could be calls for thousands of albums to be remastered, and at over £1,000 to master a mainstream album, it's going to be a healthy boost for the recording industry."
Superb job by Apple, selling snake oil to their consumers.
sounds like another streaming service...no thanks. Just give me the files.
I don't see Apple offering losses anytime soon, it just doesn't fit their motto.
Quote from: RobertoDomenico on 02 March, 2012, 04:24:34 AMI don't see Apple offering losses anytime soon, it just doesn't fit their motto.What is Apple's motto, "Keeping the Dentist Away?"