In some cases, you may have to tweak a few settings in your browser or player to make sure streamed files are handled by your operating system properly. There are two primary ways in which MP3 files can be streamed to users without being downloaded: MP3-on-demand and MP3 broadcast. In this form of streaming, control of the download is in the hands of the MP3 player, rather than the browser.
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8.1. MP3 pros and cons
The fastest and easiest way to listen is with the player built right into VPR. Click the down arrow on the audio player to select the stream you want. For more stream options or if you prefer a "pop up" player in your browser, use the VPR Audio Player. This player includes low-bandwidth options, i. Use the Apps to listen to the online streams as well as the latest on-demand newscasts and podcasts.
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MP3 pros and cons What is MP3? The MP3 revolution will not be televised. The MP3 revolution will not be sold in stores. The MP3 revolution will, however, be available online. Whether MP3 is in fact a revolution remains to be seen. But it is no less than a grassroots phenomenon that is changing the way people listen to music, the way musicians build audiences, and the way record companies and promoters do business. So what is so exciting about MP3? Simple: the MP3 format provides relatively good audio quality in small file sizes, which means that music can be transmitted more easily over the Internet, and people can build file-based music collections without overstuffing their hard drives. It also means that artists have a new way to reach audiences without having to rely on the recording industry. The MP3 format allows the person doing the encoding to establish his or her own quality-to-file-size ratio, so files can be very small with low fidelity, or comparatively large with high fidelity, or anywhere in between.