Archive for August, 2010

My 18th Birthday

Yesterday, on August 27 2010, I celebrated my milestone 18th birthday. Provided here is a rough breakdown of the day for those of you interested in such things. Continue reading

The Ogg container format explained

Xiph.Org's logo

Xiph.Org's logo

Ogg bitstreams have become increasingly prominent in recent years, yet Ogg is still a commonly misunderstood format. As the creator of ruby-ogg I have spent some time deciphering Xiph.Org’s technical documentation, and now I have decided to pass some of that knowledge on to you, dear reader (of course, you could read the specification yourself!). Continue reading