A unique reference book for all those using electronic media, The Cyberspace Lexicon provides a much-needed guide through the maze of existing and emerging technologies.
From interactive video and multimedia, through to hypermedia, arcade games, high-band networks and virtual reality, this book explains all the essential concepts and technical terms. Techniques and technologies are defined, key concepts are explained, and 'buzzwords' are clarified. In-depth illustrated features covering major issues complement clear, concise entries designed for quick reference.
With numerous colour photographs showing the latest programs and applications, this is an invaluable source book for any media professional or student.
'An excellent illustrated dictionary dedicated to technobabble.' (Observer) 'Nothing else in print will give you such a good idea of multimedia's overall look and feel. Well-conceived and ably written, designed and produced.' (Wired) 'This beautifully illustrated paperback is just the thing to help you keep abreast of all those new terms. An essential guide.' (Library Journal)