I developed web services before Larry or Sergey even thought about Google. From back then to now I have morphed from being a web-technology engineer to a dumb woker-rat in Google’s laboratory. And it pisses me off.Read More →
I get it. Who wants to to get audio or video screaming from a website unexpectedly? No wonder the web-browser developers thought to stop this nuisance. But their solutions creates a big problem for users and web-developers.Read More →
Here is the general idea: I wanted to have a record player that looks nice, spins at the appropriate rpm, is able to display matching labels and where the tone arm tracks the playing song in real time – in other words – the record should end depending on the length of the song. All of that should work without any interaction.
MPD is a cool server that is able to play DSD files for a while now. But it’s a bit of overkill for those of us who don’t want a complex sound server just to send a DSD /DSF files to an USB DAC. Here’s how you can play those files with ffmpeg and some glue 🙂 Read More →