Ultimate Jukebox: The Abc's Of Mp3

Speedy connections and more choice mean e-music isn't just for college kids anymore

What started as a college addiction has gone mainstream, as millions of people of all ages download music from the Internet. High-speed Internet connections now allow rapid transfers of high-quality music files. Improved technology makes it easier to get access to music and play it. And music lovers have awakened to the Net's potential, thanks to publicity from music-industry lawsuits against Napster, a network that allows people to trade songs, many of them pirated.

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