TITLE

Multimedia rose blooms in the US

PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;10/26/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1792, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Philips Electronics' launching of its multimedia system for the home into the U.S. market. Incorporation of its multimedia format CD-I into the 'Imagination Machine'; Titles available on the CD-I technology; Company's efforts to educate the public on the advantages of the CD-I technology.
ACCESSION #
10556416

 

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