"The only problem remaining was reception. My co-worker sat next
to a window and was having reception problems despite Sirius having
a land based repeater in our market. I'm located closer to the
center of the building so using a satellite radio probably wasn't
going to work. So I waited. Sirius offered online streaming but it
was only a 32k stream. Not going to work for me.
"Finally, Sirius started offering near CD quality streams but,
only offered a Windows based player in a browser. I love my tunes
but, not enough to switch back to Windows. So the hunt was on to
find a way to stream Sirius online to Linux or OSX..."