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With the blazing fast internet speeds available today and the ever-lowering cost of hard drive storage, interest in high-quality audio streaming and downloads has risen as of late—Neil Young’s PONO music store and accompanying music playing device was unveiled earlier this year, and Jay Z’s Tidal hi-fi streaming service was introduced about the same time. MP3 has long been the standard filetype for music downloading and streaming. These are heavily compressed files, having much smaller...