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Thursday July 14, 2005 2:41 pm

MP3 Turns 10 Years Old


Posted by Edwin Soto Categories: Music


Description Today marks the 10-year birthday of today’s digital audio standard - MPEG Audio Layer-3.  40 engineers from Fraunhofer IIS in Germany started work in 1992 to create a compressible format of digital audio. On July 14th, 1995, the .mp3 extension was born.  Happy Birthday MP3 - we don’t know what life would be like with out you.


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