Short one today – I was looking for a way of converting all my ripped CDs to an alternative format for portable audio use.
Here’s a useful link for doing scripted, recursive audio format conversion.
So, why bother, when a CD costs the same and has better sound quality?
Forget digital downloads, until they respect your freedom. Buy CDs!!
Or, if you are 100% sure your data will always be safe and/or don’t have a hi-fi CD player (in addition to CD/DVD-ROM drive) to justify getting physical media, investigate these forward-looking alternatives: