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|Date/Time:||Mon, 15 May 2000 23:02:31 +0100|
|Subject:||New QuickTime version coming|
It says here: http://www.apple.com/pr/library/2000/may/15qt.html
> Additionally, Apple gave developers at WWDC a sneak preview of its next
> version of QuickTime, which will be available this summer and includes
> cross-platform support for MPEG-1 and MPEG-2, Flash 4 for web animation, and
> an enhanced QuickTime VR playback function providing unlimited spherical views
> of virtual-reality scenes. The new version of QuickTime also will feature
> QDesign software that has been optimized to take advantage of the Power Mac
> G4¹s Velocity Engine to encode music up to three times faster. Apple¹s
> QuickTime 4 player for Macintosh and Windows users is available as a free
> download from www.apple.com/quicktime.
Spherical playback. Is this a bundling of iPIX' QT components, or
Apple-developed using proper bilinear rendering, I wonder?