Moving Pictures Experts Group
A working group within SMPTE who set, among other things, specifications for compression schemes for audio and video transmission.
MPEG-1, layer 3 or MP3
Audio compression format used for music streaming. Typically 1 minute of audio is compressed into 1MB.
Image compression format for full motion video.
Also known as structured audio is a standard based on describing the sound.
See also: Data Transmission.