Monthly Archives: April 2008

Pandora – Tale of two codecs

About two weeks ago, Pandora.com started switching their audio streams from 128kbps MP3 to 64kpbs AAC. It may be a permanent change, or a behind the scenes experiment. I have yet to find anything about this on the official Pandora … Continue reading

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PandoraJam Update: 1.3 (build 247)

PandoraJam 1.3 (build 247) is now available for download. This release will make you happy. Enjoy. [Direct Link]http://www.bitcartel.com/downloads/pandorajam.zip Summary of changes:– Faster recordings– Resolved issues with ffmpeg install

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Pandora – All Around The World

If you want to listen to Pandora.com and use PandoraJam, but you’re located outside the USA, I can recommend using a VPN service from Witopia.net. It’s cheap, it works (for the past few months of testing), and having access to … Continue reading

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PandoraJam Update: 1.3 (build 242)

PandoraJam 1.3 (build 242) is now available for download. Summary of changes:– Fixed an issue causing some recordings to be missedNote:Recording requires installing a free tool called ffmpeg, and instructions for this are here: Technote – Installing ffmpeg for PandoraJam … Continue reading

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AppJacked

Recently I’ve been receiving quite a few support questions related to: iRecordMusic crashing upon launch PandoraJam‘s AirTunes feature not working Working with users, it was soon apparent what was the cause. Some audio applications have a feature where they hijack … Continue reading

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PandoraJam Update: 1.3 (build 238)

PandoraJam 1.3 (build 238) is now available for download, andincludes some important fixes. Update: Please read Technote – Installing ffmpeg for PandoraJam One important change is that you will need ffmpeg, a free utility, to create recording files. Due to … Continue reading

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