Re: Internet Jukebox

Subject: Re: Internet Jukebox
From: David Neeley <dbneeley -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2010 17:04:26 +0300

If you're listening to a 64 kb stream, that is 8 KB/second.

Those who work at home and have an unlimited bandwidth broadband
account will find this fairly trivial in most cases, but it's over 28
MB per hour if you are on a capped plan.

Of course, add up many of these in a corporate setting and the network
can indeed become somewhat bogged down.


On Tue, Jun 29, 2010 at 16:45, McLauchlan, Kevin
<Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com> wrote:
> David Neeley suggested:
>> If you're like me, sometimes you enjoy having a little music in the
>> background. Today, I found a website that has a "jukebox" application
>> that has hit songs from the era of the jukebox--from 1950 to 1989.
>> Click on the year of your choice, and you have continuous play of the
>> hits. They also have other listings for particular genre, and from
>> prior years "the Swing Era" and later as well "The MTV era"...
>> So far, I'm only up to 1952, but I am enjoying it hugely! I hope you
>> might also...
>> <>
>> I have enjoyed other streaming audio sites for years, such as
>> (I find baroque music to be energizing but not
>> distracting, and something I can have on for hours without tiring of
>> it). This makes a very nice change of pace, however.
> For the benefit of us corporate captives who work at the
> office, and not at home, how much bandwidth do these things suck?
>  - K
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