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Broadly, there are two ways to listen to on-line music
- Acquisition: download audio files and then listen to them
- Access: stream audio from the "cloud"
Useful Web sites
- Our previous podcast "Cloud Computing" is fundamental to the "Access" model
- Our previous podcast "Free is the New Business Model" has significant implications for music.
- Cartoon courtesy of XKCD
- Has the RIAA declared DRM to be dead?
- Big Content: ludicrous to expect DRMed music to work forever (even more reason to avoid DRM)