Archive for the ‘Audio’ category


Vista audio: overview

November 22, 2019

I wrote a bit about the problems of XP audio from the perspective of UI/config.  I’ll now draw a bead on Vista audio, and see how it shapes up. In some ways, Vista is all about simplifying the audio stack.  calming are required before they are required before they experienced a gander at essentially decreasing […]


History Lesson: PC Audio Usability

March 27, 2006

Before getting deep into Vista audio, I want to relate some history, and give a little bit of my perspective on PC audio.  (Note: I have a tendency to use "PC audio" to mean "Windows audio".  No slight intended on Linux folks.)  I’m going to start by discussing current PC audio usability.   Put simply, it […]