ERIC Number: ED180023
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Current Developments and Trends in Videotex and Teletext.
Thomas, Hilary B.
The major developments in videotex and teletext throughout the world are reviewed and the impact these developments are likely to have on the future of electronic publishing media is analyzed in this paper. Various sections of the paper provide discussions of the following: the terminology of the new field; implementation of videotex/teletext services; global trends in videotex, including the use of Prestel, technical trends, and problems and unknowns; and international reactions to videotex/teletext, emphasizing the carriers, the manufacturers, the information (service) providers, and the users. (FL)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Institute of Communication (London, England, September 9-13, 1979)