When surfing the Internet, you may come to this question: “How to open fb2?”. But really, why open such an extraordinary format?
Well, let’s take turns.
FictionBook – a format for representing electronic versions of books in the form of XML documents, where each element of the book is described by its own tags. The standard is designed to provide compatibility with any device and format. XML makes it easy to create documents that are ready for direct use and software processing (conversion, storage, management) in absolutely any environment. The main goal of supporters of storing books in the FictionBook format is to clearly store the structure of the book with the ability to easily convert (including automated) a FictionBook format file to other popular formats: rtf, rb, isilo3.pdb, etc. Continue reading
The second option is podcasting. Don’t worry, you don’t have to have an iPod on hand to listen to the podcast. A podcast is just the whole mp3 file (Video podcasts are files in .mpeg, .avi or .mov format). You can listen to the podcast using WinAmp’s or another player that supports mp3 format. And on iPod’s too. The Wikipedia site provides a very good definition of what a podcast is, in fact. To be honest, podcasts are most often divided by the way they reach the audience, rather than by format. According to the English Oxford Dictionary, the “podcast” was the “Word of the Year” in 2005, although most guys do not know what it is. Radio Schizo started using podcasting in 2006, but most of the punks I talked about Continue reading
Let’s forget for a second that you will be talking about something on the air. We will pretend your show is in the “all-rock, no-talk” format. Nothing but non-stop music. That was how Radio Schizo began, since I did not know how to insert my voice into the radio stream, and I also noted that shows such as Al Quint’s Sonic Overload spent a minimum of their airtime chattering. By the way, did I mention that it seemed to me that my voice sounds idiotic? Honestly, when I started, I thought so. So for now, let’s upload the playlist of mp3 files to WinAmp (or Nicecast). So, the main question: How to bring songs from your computer to the ears of your listeners? Continue reading