* Posts by graingert

2 posts • joined 1 Feb 2012

Queensland Police go war driving


Mac address filtering is security theatre

Mac address filtering is security theatre, mac addresses are easily spoofed and just make it harder to set-up new devices

Surprise: Neil Young still hates digital music


Neil Young should talk to Mr Nyquist and look at the Ubuntu one music store

You don't need ultra-high "resolution" better known as sampling rate, to capture the frequencies available to the human ear, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nyquist%E2%80%93Shannon_sampling_theorem

Also there are many music stores, eg 7Digital who run the Ubuntu one music store, that support FLAC audio, an open lossless audio format - a new format/device does not need to be developed: just submit patches if you think you can do a better job.

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