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Hi, I'm Iljitsch van Beijnum. These are audio related posts.

Audiokwaliteit: DAB vs FM vs kabel vs MP3

Een paar maanden geleden heb ik een DAB- (digital audio broadcasting) radio gekocht. Ik heb toen geschreven over hoe die beviel, maar één aspect had ik nog niet echt onder de loep genomen: de audiokwaliteit.

Volledig artikel / permalink - geplaatst 2015-10-25

The music problem

After reading stuff like this and even like this, I'm so glad I didn't sign up for Apple's new music service.

Full article / permalink - posted 2015-07-30

DAB: mijn eerste digitale radio

Alles in het leven is tegenwoordig digitaal, maar de radio is eigenlijk niet veranderd sinds de invoering van FM in de jaren '50. Maar als we dit promotiefilmpje van een jaar geleden mogen geloven is de radio nu ook hard op weg om digitaal te worden! Dat wilde ik zelf wel eens horen, dus gister heb ik mijn eerste digitale radio gekocht.

Volledig artikel / permalink - geplaatst 2015-06-04

My podcast listening workflow: iTunes/Podcasts, Pocket Casts and (not) Overcast

In 2013, I wrote a pretty long story with advice to podcast app developers. Today, someone on Twitter asked me if I ever found a good solution to the "catching up" use case. I guess the short answer would be "no", but did settle on a podcast listening workflow that works fairly well. So let me explain how I listen to podcasts these days.

Full article / permalink - posted 2015-02-05

Power use of bluetooth vs Wi-Fi vs wired audio on the iPhone 5

With all this bluetooth audio going on, I wondered: how much power does playing back audio over bluetooth use? So I tested this. The tests then snowballed as I got curious about audio over Wi-Fi, or having bluetooth and/or Wi-Fi on when the phone is idle. All the tests were done on an iPhone 5 with a freshly replaced battery under iOS 7.

Full article / permalink - posted 2014-10-21

Bluetooth earbuds: Jaybird Bluebuds X

With the impending arrival of the Apple Watch, it's time to start looking for some new bluetooth headphones/earbuds...

Full article / permalink - posted 2014-10-14

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