It won't play on a traditional stereo, but many newer DVD players also let you play your MP3s
Now, you can store MP3s
on CDs, computers, and handheld MP3
is legal if the song's copyright holder has granted permission, or if the recording of the music is in what is considered public domain.
However, it is illegal to encode MP3s
from CD and trade them without permission from the copyright holder.
Should you decide you want to create your own MP3s
, you'll need software that performs "ripping" and "encoding.
Providing access to Gracenote CDDB is essential because it gives our users Internationally relevant music information and content, which is critical to enjoying mp3s
," stated Kevin Kim, Manager, Digital Portable Device Product Planning, for Samsung.
Employee greed, resulting in the download of MP3s
, DVDs and freeware onto company desktops, can leave companies vulnerable to viruses, spyware or worse -- damaging legal liability charges, alerts Websense Inc.
The encoding and organizing process is automated, allowing a user to "rip" CDs into MP3s
for convenient listening on a computer or portable device.
Since many students know their collection of mp3s
as well as their ABCs, RCA delivers a series of portable mp3
products so students can enjoy their digital audio collection away from their desktop.
Its downloadable music subscription service offers inexpensive access to a catalog of over 220,000 mp3s
in a wide range of genres.
To view Enhanced MP3s
, users simply click on the "WinRip Enhanced Download" link found on the majority of artist's music pages.
It explains the legal issues -- such as whether playing with MP3s
can land you in jail.