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RealAudio is a proprietary audio format developed by RealNetworks and first released in 1995. It uses a variety of audio codecs, ranging from low-bitrate formats that can be used over dialup modems, to high-fidelity formats for music. It can also be used as a streaming audio format, that is played at the same time as it is downloaded. In the past, many internet radio stations used RealAudio to stream their programming over the internet in real time. In recent years, however, the format has become less common and has given way to more popular audio formats. RealAudio was heavily used by the BBC websites until 2009, though due to its declining use, only BBC World Service is still available in this format. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: RealAudio)

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Metadata related to 'realaudio' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'realaudio': 2 (0.1% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'realaudio' across all Ariadne articles: 7
  • Average number of references to 'realaudio' per Ariadne article: 3.50
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'realaudio': 1997-03
  • Trending factor of 'realaudio': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'realaudio':

  1. philip hunter (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. judith wusteman (see articles on this topic by this author)

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June 2000, issue24, news and events

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