Is The MP3 The Audio Equivalent Of The PDF?

Is The MP3 The Audio Equivalent Of The PDF?

Piers Fawkes looks at the MP3 and the various problems it poses for podcasting.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 23 september 2005

Last week I took a little jab at the PDF for being such a rigid document for our lifestyles. I argued that using PDFs for ebooks was impractical as the format doesn’t suit the way and speed we access information today. This week, my experience with podcasting has left me feeling the same about the MP3 format.

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