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Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) is a proprietary audio coding standard for lossy digital audio compression.
All Media Network (formerly All Media Guide (AMG) and AllRovi) is an American company that owns and maintains AllMusic, AllMovie, AllGame (until its closure in 2014), SideReel and Celebified.
AMG LASSO is a media recognition service launched by the All Media Guide in 2004.
The Amiga is a family of personal computers introduced by Commodore in 1985.
Asunder (derived from the expression "to rip asunder") is a GTK+-based CD-ripping program that works on Linux.
Audiograbber is a proprietary freeware CD audio extractor/converter program for Microsoft Windows.
Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD) was a Unix operating system derivative developed and distributed by the Computer Systems Research Group (CSRG) of the University of California, Berkeley, from 1977 to 1995.
A C2 error is a read error of a compact disc.
In computing, a cache, is a hardware or software component that stores data so future requests for that data can be served faster; the data stored in a cache might be the result of an earlier computation, or the duplicate of data stored elsewhere.
CD-Text is an extension of the Red Book Compact Disc specifications standard for audio CDs.
CDDB, short for Compact Disc Database, is a database for software applications to look up audio CD (compact disc) information over the Internet.
CDex is a free software for Digital Audio Extraction from Audio CD (a so-called CD ripper) and audio format conversion for Microsoft Windows.
cdparanoia is a compact disc ripper for *nix and BeOS, developed by Xiph.org.
cdrtools (formerly known as cdrecord) is a collection of independent projects of free software/open source computer programs, created by Jörg Schilling and others.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
A codec is a device or computer program for encoding or decoding a digital data stream or signal.
Compact disc (CD) is a digital optical disc data storage format that was co-developed by Philips and Sony and released in 1982.
Compact Disc Digital Audio (CDDA or CD-DA) is the standard format for audio compact discs.
A computer file is a computer resource for recording data discretely in a computer storage device.
Digital audio is audio, or simply sound, signal that has been recorded as or converted into digital form, where the sound wave of the audio signal is encoded as numerical samples in continuous sequence, typically at CD audio quality which is 16 bit sample depth over 44.1 thousand samples per second.
Exact Audio Copy (EAC) is a CD ripping program for Microsoft Windows.
FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is an audio coding format for lossless compression of digital audio, and is also the name of the free software project producing the FLAC tools, the reference software package that includes a codec implementation.
foobar2000 is a freeware audio player for Microsoft Windows, iOS and Android developed by Peter Pawłowski.
fre:ac is a free audio converter and CD extractor for Microsoft Windows, Linux, macOS and FreeBSD, distributed under the GNU General Public License.
freedb is a database of compact disc track listings, where all the content is under the GNU General Public License.
Gracenote, Inc. provides music, video and sports metadata and automatic content recognition (ACR) technologies to entertainment services and companies, worldwide.
Grip is a free Compact Disc player and CD ripper within the GNOME project.
A hard disk recorder (HDR) is a system that uses a high-capacity hard disk to record digital audio or digital video.
ID3 is a metadata container most often used in conjunction with the MP3 audio file format.
iTunes is a media player, media library, Internet radio broadcaster, and mobile device management application developed by Apple Inc. It was announced on January 9, 2001.
The Jargon File is a glossary and usage dictionary of slang used by computer programmers.
In electronics and telecommunications, jitter is the deviation from true periodicity of a presumably periodic signal, often in relation to a reference clock signal.
JRiver Media Center is a multimedia application that allows the user to play and organize various types of media on a computer running Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux operating systems.
K3b (from KDE Burn Baby Burn) is a CD and DVD authoring application by KDE for Unix-like computer operating systems.
Linux is a family of free and open-source software operating systems built around the Linux kernel.
Lossless compression is a class of data compression algorithms that allows the original data to be perfectly reconstructed from the compressed data.
In information technology, lossy compression or irreversible compression is the class of data encoding methods that uses inexact approximations and partial data discarding to represent the content.
macOS (previously and later) is a series of graphical operating systems developed and marketed by Apple Inc. since 2001.
A media player is a computer program for playing multimedia files like videos, movies and music.
MediaMonkey for Windows (sometimes noted as MMW) is a digital media player and media library application developed by Ventis Media Inc., for organizing and playing audio on Microsoft Windows operating systems.
Metadata is "data that provides information about other data".
Microsoft Windows is a group of several graphical operating system families, all of which are developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.
MP3 (formally MPEG-1 Audio Layer III or MPEG-2 Audio Layer III) is an audio coding format for digital audio.
An MP3 player or Digital Audio Player is an electronic device that can play digital audio files.
MusicBrainz is a project that aims to create an open data music database that is similar to the freedb project.
Y!Music Musicmatch Jukebox, a remake of the original Musicmatch Jukebox made by Musicmatch, Inc., was an audio player that managed a digital audio library.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
In computing, an optical disc drive (ODD) is a disc drive that uses laser light or electromagnetic waves within or near the visible light spectrum as part of the process of reading or writing data to or from optical discs.
Pulse-code modulation (PCM) is a method used to digitally represent sampled analog signals.
ripit is a Linux command-line CD ripper originally developed by Simon Quinn.
Ripping is extracting all or parts of digital contents from a container.
Computer software, or simply software, is a generic term that refers to a collection of data or computer instructions that tell the computer how to work, in contrast to the physical hardware from which the system is built, that actually performs the work.
Sound Juicer is a GTK+-based graphical front-end to (or GUI for) the cdparanoia CD ripping library.
In computer programming, standard streams are preconnected input and output communication channels between a computer program and its environment when it begins execution.
VLC media player (commonly known as VLC) is a free and open-source, portable, cross-platform media player and streaming media server developed by the VideoLAN project.
Vorbis is a free and open-source software project headed by the Xiph.Org Foundation.
Waveform Audio File Format (WAVE, or more commonly known as WAV due to its filename extension - both pronounced "wave") (rarely, Audio for Windows) is a Microsoft and IBM audio file format standard for storing an audio bitstream on PCs.
Winamp is a media player for Windows, macOS and Android, originally developed by Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev by their company Nullsoft, which they later sold to AOL in 1999 for $80 million.
Windows Media Audio (WMA) is the name of a series of audio codecs and their corresponding audio coding formats developed by Microsoft.
Windows Media Player (WMP) is a media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as on Pocket PC and Windows Mobile-based devices.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.