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  1. 1. The Ins and Outs of Shopping Online for Music and Goods
  2. 2. <ul><li>“ So I started collecting an archive of electronic music and was interested in how we could put this online and make it available to larger audiences.” </li></ul><ul><li>-Brian Behlendorf </li></ul><ul><li>Software Pioneer </li></ul><ul><li>The World is Flat </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>To some, downloading may seem a daunting task, but if you want to listen to your favorite music without lugging around bulky CDs, here are a few basic steps to ease your fears. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>To transfer data or a program from a server to a host computer or one’s own computer or device. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Computer with hard disk space </li></ul><ul><li>A sound card </li></ul><ul><li>Internet connection </li></ul><ul><li>Broadband for best results </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>There are several programs for music downloads hosted by different sites. </li></ul><ul><li>Popular programs include iTunes, Napster and Rhapsody. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>After selecting the download program, follow the instructions on the screen. </li></ul><ul><li>Depending on the site, you may be asked to agree to certain legal terms, provide personal information or complete a series of questions. </li></ul><ul><li>USER BEWARE : There are people who may be out phishing to get your personal information. Some programs are more secure than others. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>The broadcast of a varied media from a server to individual users via iTunes, and windows media player. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Internet radio” (Podcasts) </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Downloaded music will be saved onto the hard drive. </li></ul><ul><li>Many programs include a built in music library. </li></ul><ul><li>Songs can be personally compiled according to user specifications. (Playlist) </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Slang term meaning to transfer data from a computer to a compact disc. </li></ul><ul><li>A CD-R drive is a tool for doing this. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Once music has been saved to the hard drive, it can then be burned onto a disk. </li></ul><ul><li>This technology has made it possible to have thousands of songs available in very little space depending on your hardware and file size. (Upload to MP3 Player or I-pod) </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Signed by President Clinton on October 28, 1998 </li></ul><ul><li>Criminalizes production and dissemination of technology, devices, or services that are used to circumvent measures that control access to copyrighted works </li></ul><ul><li>Criminalizes the act of circumventing an access control, even when there is no infringement of copyright itself. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Instrumental in the prosecution of individuals who download illegally </li></ul><ul><li>Report a 20% global revenue loss since 1999 </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>This presentation </li></ul><ul><li>brought to you </li></ul><ul><li>by Julius Purnell </li></ul><ul><li>a.k.a. </li></ul>&quot;The Web Pirate&quot;
  15. 15. <ul><li>http:// www.associatedcontent.com / </li></ul><ul><li>article/56935/illegal </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio1/ </li></ul><ul><li>onemusic/howto/download/downloadprint.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.webopedia.com/TERM/p / </li></ul><ul><li>peer_to_peer_architecture.html </li></ul><ul><li>Friedman, T.L. (2006). The world is flat. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus & Giroux. </li></ul>

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