Objective Quality Comparison in FFmpeg


There are a few different ways media engineers can perform quality checks that are based upon objective methodology. Though there are fierce debates waged over the merits of all these various techniques, they all have their legitimate uses.

Books For the Aspiring Media Oracle


Books - remember those?

Smart Document Scanning in Linux


I recently purchased a Brother ADS-1000W, a nifty and tiny document scanner that has rather good support in Linux.

Make Audible Audio Files Work in Linux


If you want to convert an Audible .aax file into a less restrictive file format, you can do so with ease using FFmpeg, one of my all-time favorite GNU projects.