TITLE

The Dumb Will Come Up Tomorrow

AUTHOR(S)
St.Croix, Stephen
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Mix;Apr2004, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses digital recording technology. We are now in a time when many aspects of digital audio are "optimized and automatic"; they pretty much do their job, and they come with a four-page booklet composed entirely of large-mouthed Japanese children with giant heads warning of the dangers of operating said gear in the rain or under a moving truck. In all fairness, these little booklets do show more, mostly that one should not really operate the gear on top of a steam radiator during a lightning storm.
ACCESSION #
12624569

 

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