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Mark Harris

Updated Articles and Resources

By Mark Harris

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Sansa Clip+ Review: A Review of SanDisk's Clip-on MP3 Player Created: Thursday, January 28, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Sansa Clip+ review: If you're looking for a small MP3 player with lots of features, then the SanDisk Sansa Clip+ is worth a look. This iPod alternative is a clip-on portable that is great for the g...
    • Free Disk Scanning Software: Check All Your music CDs and DVDs For Errors Created: Friday, February 05, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Freeware disk scanning software: This article points you to free CD and DVD error checking tools that can also be used for other types of media too, like: hard drives, floppy drives, flash media, e...
    • How to Check MP3 Files For Errors: Quickly Scan Your Music Library For Errors Created: Thursday, January 07, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Have you got MP3 files with errors? This article will show you how to use free software to quickly validate your music files.
    • iTunes Library FAQ: Can I Listen to my iTunes Songs on an Android Device? Created: Wednesday, April 23, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      If you've got an iTunes library and have an Android phone or tablet you might be wondering if it's possible to transfer iTunes songs to a non-iOS device. This article explores this scenario and also what you'll need to do for any DRM copy protected songs you may have.
    • Top 5 DRM Removal Programs Created: Friday, July 04, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014
      Are you looking for DRM removal software? This article covers the best programs to use for removing DRM copy protection from your music and video files.
    • How To Create a Multisession Disc: Burn a CD or DVD More Than Once Created: Tuesday, October 13, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Do you want to find out how to create a multisession disc (CD or DVD). If you want to use up all the space on a CD or DVD without having to burn files in a single session, then making a multisessio...
    • Slacker Radio Review Created: Friday, March 09, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Slacker Radio is an online music service that you can use to listen to hundreds of compiled radio stations, or even create your own customized ones. With support for social networking platforms suc...
    • Windows Media Player 11 Equalizer: Enhance Sound Using WMP 11's EQ Tool Created: Thursday, December 27, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      The graphic equalizer in Windows Media Player 11 is an underused tool that can enhance the quality of your songs during playback. Sometimes songs can sound dull and lifeless, but you can shape the ...
    • Factors to Consider Before Converting to MP3 Created: Wednesday, March 19, 2008 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Do you need to convert to MP3? Before creating MP3 files, it is wise to find out the factors to consider (and settings) before converting to the MP3 format." itemprop="desczTP='t3'" --> itemprop="d...
    • How To Transfer Music to iPhone: Sync Music to Your iPhone Using iTunes Created: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Do you want to start using your iPhone to listen to music, but don't know how? By following the steps in this article, you will see how simple it is to start using your iPhone as an MP3 player -- j...
    • Best Ways to Convert YouTube Music Videos for Playing Offline Created: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Do you need to watch YouTube videos offline? Are you searching for ways to download YouTube music videos and convert them to either MP3 or MP4? There are several methods you can use to convert YouT...
    • Free iPhone Music Apps: Streaming Music Services That Offer a Free iPhone App Created: Friday, June 01, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      As well as being a great smartphone, the iPhone makes a stellar portable media player for listening to music. The popularity of mobile music has seen strong growth in recent years with many service...
    • iTunes Ping Definition: What is iTunes Ping? Created: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      iTunes Ping is Apple's integrated social networking platform for iTunes. But what exactly can you do with it, and what benefits are there in using it? To find out the answers to these questions and...
    • Free Text to Speech Software: Listen to eBooks by Converting them to MP3s Created: Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Do you wish you could listen to a text file on your computer rather than having to strain your eyes to read it all? Text to speech software allows you to convert various text documents into digital...
    • Online Music Services With Free Accounts: Listen for Free Before You Subscribe Created: Friday, April 13, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      The popularity of streaming music is growing all the time, but choosing the right subscription service can be a complicated affair. Not all paid-for music services offer a free option to try out th...
    • Top 4 Ways to Backup Your Digital Music: Best Storage Solutions For Your Media Created: Wednesday, February 23, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Are you looking for some of the best ways to backup your digital music library? If you've amassed a collection of digital music (MP3s etc.), audiobooks, podcasts, videos, photos, etc., then you wil...
    • Top 6 Christmas Album Downloads: MP3 Music And Sounds For Christmas Created: Wednesday, December 08, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Are you searching for Christmas music to download? Or perhaps looking for Christmas sounds and ringtones? This article highlights a varied selection of Christmas music albums and sounds that you ca...
    • Best 4 MicroSD Cards: Boost Your Portable's Storage Capacity Created: Wednesday, December 01, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      One of the best things about MicroSD and MicroSDHC cards is that they offer a cheap way of expanding the storage capacity of a vast range of electronic devices. They are also useful for instantly p...
    • Top 6 Digital Music Gift Cards: Credit For Popular Digital Music Services Created: Tuesday, November 13, 2007 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Are you thinking about buying someone a music gift card? There are hundreds of different types of gift vouchers that you can purchase, but buying a music gift card will give them something a bit di...
    • iTunes Shortcut Commands in Windows: Essential Keyboard Shortcuts in iTunes Created: Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Keyboard shortcuts in iTunes can help you to quickly perform repetitive tasks without the need to constantly click your mouse button on menus and options all the time. This is a highly efficient wa...
    • Converting Audio Cassettes to MP3: Setting up to Digitize Your Audio Tapes Created: Wednesday, May 02, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Have you got some old music tapes that you'd like to transfer to your computer as MP3s? If so then the first thing you'll need to ensure is that you've got all the equipment necessary to make it ha...
    • Digital Music Annual Review 2011: Best Digital Music News and Reviews of 2011 Created: Wednesday, January 04, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      In this digital music annual review of 2011, we take a look back over the last year and highlight some of the most memorable events that happened in the digital music world. As well as significant ...
    • How to Make iTunes Songs Take Up Less Space on Your iPod Touch Created: Friday, April 18, 2014 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Reducing the size of the songs on your iPod Touch is a good way of optimizing your iPod's storage and freeing up space for other things at the same time. This tutorial shows you how to change the bitrate of songs on your iOS device without affecting the original ones in your iTunes library.
    • Budget MP3 Players: Top Portables for Under 100 Dollars Created: Friday, November 06, 2009 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Are you looking for an MP3 player for under $100? There's a growing selection of basic MP3 players appearing on the market for well under 100 dollars, but which one do you choose? This 'top picks' ...
    • Best Free Bittorrent Software for File Sharing Created: Thursday, March 06, 2008 Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014
      Do you use Bittorrent software or want to know some of the best free file sharing programs to use? This article gives you a quick rundown on the top P2P software that you can download for free in o...
    • How to Use Playlists in Windows Media Player 12 to Sync Music Created: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Do you need to sync music to your portable using Windows Media Player 12? You can do this manually, but a better method is to sync playlists that contain the songs and albums you need to transfer. ...
    • How To Vary WMP 12 Playback Speed: Change Speed Without Affecting Pitch Created: Friday, April 29, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Do you want to change the playback speed of music, a song, or video? If you are using WMP then you can do this without changing the pitch. This can be useful for example if you are learning to play...
    • Do I need an iPod to play iTunes songs, or can I use any MP3 player? Created: Thursday, August 05, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      You can use your iTunes software to convert to MP3 in order to listen to your purchased music on practically any MP3 player.
    • How To Convert Audio Formats Using iTunes Created: Thursday, April 03, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      If you use iTunes for your music then did you know it makes a great audio format converter? Find out in this iTunes tutorial how to convert between AAC, AIFF, Apple Lossless, MP3, and WAV using iTu...
    • iOS 7 FAQ: How Do I Delete Songs Directly on My iPhone? Created: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Did you know that you don't need iTunes to delete songs on your iPhone? In this tutorial we'll show you how to remove songs directly in iOS 7 without having to connect your iPhone to a computer.
    • 3 Ways to Organize Your MP3 Music Collection: Get Your Music Library in Order! Created: Friday, December 19, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Editing MP3 ID3 tags, converting WMA to MP3 music formats, and normalizing your MP3s are some of the ways to better organize your music collection.
    • Cloud Storage Definition: What is Cloud Storage? Created: Thursday, December 23, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Cloud storage is simply a term that refers to online space that you can use to store your data.

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