The General Chatter/Off Topic Thread

“The basic MP3 decoding and encoding technology is patent-free in the European Union, all patents having expired there by 2012 at the latest. In the United States, the technology became substantially patent-free on 16 April 2017.”

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MP3

Maybe the MusicBrainz community will improve the MP3 format for their own needs or greater reach? :wink:

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