Finally, the beginning of the end of Bush's Reign of Terror! I must say I find the US political system odd that you can have a president that effectively wields no political power??? He's gotta feel like a pretty lame duck now! 8)
By far the best email service I know is www.fastmail.net It's a fast but feature rich service. They have free accounts but with the one-time member fee of US$20 you can have your own sub-domain and unlimited email addresses. This is great for spam protection! I use unique email addresses for various online boards and if I ever get spam (not had a single one yet) I can just block that address and I know where it came from!!!
I forgot to add, if you have to convert an AC3 file, a small utility with the name of "bd4go.app" works for me, though be aware that if you're down-mixing a surround sound AC3 file to 2-channels then there will be subsequent mixing effect and losses.
[QUOTE=davidzLA]Thanks shetline and s.metcalf for the suggestions, I appreciate the expertise. I'm very amateur at manipulating digital music files, am years behind society at downloading from LimeWire, converting files...
Yes it is possible! I have used this technique to rip audio tracks from DVD to iTunes. It's a bit of a slow process but it gets the job done with NO quality loss.
1. Download "MacTheRipper" from www.versiontracker.com
2. Insert DVD
3. Launch MTR and click on Mode, then select Title - Chapter from the drop down list
4. Click the small "D" for demux, click Streams button
5. Select the audio channel only, in most cases you will want the PCM 2-Channel option. If this...
I'm interested in purchasing some quality bookshelf speakers for my desk, something that will give me a new appreciation for my music collection. While I will be predominantly listening to them while seated at the desk, I'd hope too that they will have enough projection to fill a medium to large room with sound. I have been reading about studio monitors online but have not had any real listening experience with them. If there are any budding audio...