The bends

Santo, Brian
March 2011
CED;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p3
Trade Publication
In this article the author discusses the expansion of bandwidth due to consumer video consumption without compression. He argues that it leads to possible development that could lead to huge leap in bandwidth demand. Also investigated are the audiophiles who reviled digital recording. It notes that service providers will to have to answer several questions such as to what extent will audiophile attitude ooze to the mainstream and if audiophile infects the average video consumer.


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