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Split and convert ape or flac to mp3

So you downloaded an album in one of those lossless formats – flac or even worse – ape.

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Guitar Bass To USB Link Cable adapter PC Recording 3M

I have an ultrabook Asus Zenbook and found out it doesn’t have an audio input jack, so I can’t connect my guitar to it. I had to invest in some USB guitar link adapter.

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How to open .ACT

Quite a few players and voice recorders save recorded audio to a proprietary .act format. Unfortunately, no player software known to mankind can open this format. However, there is a way to listen to your voice recorder files on the computer.

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Thoughts on legal file sharing

When you own a book, a tape or a disc, you may give it away to anyone.

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How to monetize your videos as YouTube partner

It’s common knowledge that most successful YouTube users get invited to YouTube partnership program to earn money from advertisements placed in their videos.
How to get ads in your YouTube videos?

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Music

Best way to promote your music band

If you are a musician or play in a band, you probably dreamed of going big. The obvious step would be bringing your demo tapes to a music studio and wait for being selected.
Well, that’s sure way to bury that dream of yours.

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Fun Music

Hand made guitar pick

If you play the guitar, you probably know how hard it is to get a right pick. Even famous guitarists suffer a guitar pick selection problem: Brain May (Queen) uses a coin to pluck his guitar.

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Music

Why Foobar2000 folder is using more and more space

If you’re using Foobar2k, a great free music player from the creator of Winamp, you probably noticed that its folder is getting bigger and bigger over time.

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How to enable graphic equalizer in Foobar2000

Can’t find equalizer in Foobar2000? That could be frustrating.
First, you have to enable it in Menu->File->Preferences->Playback->DSP Manager by adding Equalizer to Active DSPs list.

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How to add album art and pictures to your mp3 files

It’s very cute to look at album art while listening to music, and many devices can display those pictures. Album art design is a serious process involving lots of work, so we the listeners should pay respect by at least appreciating that work.
Today, most music download services already include album art in the tags, so nothing to worry about.
But what to do if you started your mp3 collection 17 years ago, when the standard was introduced?
You can add art to you tracks and here’s how.