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MP3 players come in many different brands and with many different options, but all have a common purpose: Personal audio enjoyment. Learn more about top MP3 players, how they work and how online music technology works with them.

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What are MP3 files and how do they work?

We can transform musical sounds into numbers and record them digitally, although the files can be very large and take over your storage space. That's where the MP3 format comes in. Learn what MP3 files are and how they work.


How to Sell Songs on iTunes

If you're a budding superstar and are looking for the fastest way to get your music heard -- and bought -- consider learning how to sell your songs on iTunes. Read this article to learn how to sell songs on iTunes. See more »

How do you transfer iTunes to a new computer?

How do you transfer iTunes to a new computer? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn how to transfer iTunes to a new computer. See more »

How do you get your band’s music on iTunes?

How do you get your band’s music on iTunes? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about how to put your band's music on iTunes. See more »

Do you have to use iTunes with an iPod?

Do you have to use iTunes with an iPod? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn more about iTunes and if you have to use it with an iPod. See more »

Why weren't The Beatles on iTunes?

Why weren't The Beatles on iTunes?

The Beatles weren't on iTunes for a long time due to issues between Apple and Apple Corps. Learn more about why the Beatles weren't on iTunes. See more »

Gadget Savvy: MP3 Players Quiz

Gadget Savvy: MP3 Players Quiz

Take our MP3 Player Quiz to see how much you know about your favorite portable audio device. How much do you know? Find out with the MP3 Player Quiz. See more »

Can I run my MP3 player on methanol?

Can I run my MP3 player on methanol?

Can you run a MP3 player on methanol? Lithium-ion batteries currently power MP3 players, but is running a MP3 player on methanol an option? See more »

iPod Pictures

iPod Pictures

These iPod pictures show off your favorite iPod models take a look at the history of iPod development. See iPod pictures to learn about the different products. See more »

How MP3 Players Work

How MP3 Players Work

MP3 players allow you to carry video, pictures or even thousands of songs in your pocket. Read reviews on MP3 players and learn how MP3 players work. See more »

How iTunes Works

How iTunes Works

iTunes software lets you sort, play and add to a digital media collection on your computer and sync it to a portable device. Learn about iTunes and iPods. See more »