Artifact Details

Title

Page description languages

Catalog Number

102724522

Type

Moving image

Date

1987-10-13

Credits

Reid, Brian

Publisher

University Video Communications

Duration

00:54:00

Format

U-matic

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

From University Video Communications' catalog:

"The most difficult part of dealing with modern display and print graphics devices involves telling them what to print. Video and raster are horribly inadequate. Page description languages offer a solution from the domain of programming languages."

Category

Lecture

Collection Title

University Video Communications lectures

Series Title

Distinguished Lecture Series : Software Engineering and Programming

Credit

Gift of University Video Communications

Lot Number

X6636.2013