TITLE

A marriage of media

AUTHOR(S)
Baig, E.C.
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/25/91, Vol. 111 Issue 22, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on how computer power has joined words, sounds and images. The way in which multimedia is emerging; The problem of unfamiliarity; The new Imagination Machine; Multimedia's goal; Why interactivity is crucial; Apple's QuickTime; Commodore's CDTV system; Sony's Laser Library; CompuAdd's 316s MPC; Television systems, such as Commodore's CDTV; How each product rates; Prices; Details.
ACCESSION #
9111251480

 

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