New lossless mp3HD format trades convenience for file size

Thomson, one of the companies that brought the world the MP3 format, is back with what it hopes will be its successor: mp3HD, a lossless, backwards-compatible MP3 file. Unfortunately, the files it produces are likely to be significantly larger than other lossless formats.

Link: http://arstechnica.com/media/news/2009/03/new-lossless-mp3hd-format-trades-convenience-for-file-size.ars

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