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Re: Embedded Sound without Java

From: Access Systems <accessys@smart.net>
Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 15:28:07 -0400 (EDT)
To: David Poehlman <poehlman1@comcast.net>
cc: Andrew Johns <andrew.johns@jkd.co.uk>, w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.21.0207101526540.21491-100000@smarty.smart.net>

On Wed, 10 Jul 2002, David Poehlman wrote:

and ALL audio requires higher bandwidths, many people in rural or third
world countries are lucky to get a clean 1200baud...and this is the source
of a great deal of information in the remote areas of the world

Bob

> 
> trouble with any embedded sound is it is inaccessible to a large
> population without sound cards or the appropriate platform no matter
> what audio format you use.  Trouble with real audio is that it is not
> available to all platforms and even on those that it is available for,
> requires additional software/plug in.  best audio is .wav or other
> native formats since they require only the existing built in processors.
> 
> 

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