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New Block Order

The idea of reorganizing data before compression isn’t new. Almost twenty five years ago, Burrows and Wheeler proposed a block sorting transform to reorder data to help compression. 1,312 more words


Audio Technology

In todays lessons we explore the use of compression and expansion. the aim of compression is to control dynamic range. We look at how compression is used in radio by listening to different stations to determine how  dynamic range affects the sounds. 454 more words

Now you can store even more selfies on your phone thanks to Google

Image: raymond wong/ mashable

If there’s anything the lovable geeks in Silicon Valley have educated me, it’s that compressing technology is indeed sexy.

Who am I kidding? 481 more words

Origin Effects Cali76 压缩效果器评测


然而尽管如此,一个压缩器在演奏上带来的好处还是非常多的,例如能带来更均衡的音量变化,增加延音以及音符的包络控制等等。在录音世界里,只有少数的几个压缩器能达到传奇经典的地位;而在这少数几个压缩器当中,其中一个你一定都能在世界上任何一间顶级录音室中找到,它通常被人们称为“1176”,这是一台由Bill Putman 操刀设计设计、Universal Audio在1976年开发出的第一台场效应管(Field Effect Transistor,简称FET)压缩器,1176这一型号一直到今天也为众多制作人所使用。 72 more words

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I had a mammogram and an ultrasound Friday the 17th. St. Patrick’s Day. The luck of the Irish was hopefully with me.

Yesterday my breasts were very painful. 221 more words


Google's new algorithm shrinks JPEG files by 35 percent

For obvious reasons, Google has a vested interest in reducing the time it takes to load websites and services……

Source: Google’s new algorithm shrinks JPEG files by 35 percent

Various Stuff

Philth Tips #11 - mixing week 6 (dynamics - part 2)

Last week we looked at dynamics processors, in particular compressors. This week we will add some new tools, and consider how we can apply dynamics processing to groups of sounds. 871 more words

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