13. Audio Distribution Formats
We learn about formats for distributing digitized audio files in compressed formats.
Core constructs of distribution format, including VLC playback
The pros and cons of the MP3 format
Alternative distribution formats – optimizing for YouTube and Netflix
MP3: ISO/IEC 11172-3 (MPEG-1 Part 3) 1993
Netflix: Specification Guide
YouTube: Specification Guide
Wikipedia. Audio file format.
Assignment: Understanding media players
Assignment Case Study: Working with the VLC media player