The McGraw-Hill Multimedia Handbook
McGraw-Hill, Jan 1, 1994 - Computers - 25 pages
Here is your chance to learn powerful new methods for integrating text, imagery, animation, sound, and video to convey information. This definitive handbook features contributions on the newest multimedia innovations from experts at IBM, Apple, Kodak, Intel, Hewlett-Packard, DEC, and other leading corporations.
You'll find up-to-the-minute discussions of multimedia specifications ... writable CDs ... virtual reality ... authoring multimedia ... and producing multimedia videos.
The McGraw-Hill Multimedia Handbook also covers the following: networking multimedia applications; designing a multimedia system; multimedia standards; managing multimedia information; multimedia on cable; the virtual classroom; legal issues in multimedia; how to produce your own CD-ROM; CD-I developers' source guide; animation, video, and sound; and much more.
In addition, this handbook includes an extensive Annotated Resource Guide.
Whether you're a multimedia user or a newcomer to the field, this essential reference tool will guide you step by step through all areas of the burgeoning multimedia industry, providing state-of-the-art information on the latest breakthroughs!
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Getting Started in Multimedia
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ADPCM allow analog animation audience audio authoring broadcast cable capabilities CD-I CD-ROM drive client color communications compact disc compression cost create database desktop devices digital video disc display document editing effective encoding environment example format frame graphics hard disk hardware images Indeo input integrated interactive interface keyboard kiosks laserdisc Macintosh Mbytes Microsoft Microsoft Windows MIDI MPEG multi multimedia applications multimedia development multimedia program Multimedia ToolBook NTSC object organization personal computers pixel platform play playback player publishing QuickTime record retrieval S-Video sample rate scan scanner screen script SCSI sequence signal solution sound card specific standard storage television texture map tion Unix vendors Video for Windows videotape Viewer virtual voice Windows