- Whether it is a download or subscription service.
- Whether it requires a player application.
- Number of claimed songs.
- File format.
- Bit rate.
- DRM (Digital Rights Management) technology.
- Whether it works with Firefox or Linux.
- Options for burning CDs.
- Support for portable players.
- Whether family plans are available.
- DMA (Digital Media Adapter) support.
Friday, April 15, 2005
Comparison of Online Music Services
I've been looking for this for a while. ExtremeTech has compared nine services, looking at: