1987-09-01, English, Article, Journal or magazine article edition: PostScript possibilities. (Adobe's page description language) (column) Saffo, Paul

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Physical Description
  • column
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Published
  • Ziff Davis, Inc., 1987 Sept
Language
  • English

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Title
  • PostScript possibilities. (Adobe's page description language) (column)
Also Titled
  • PostScript possibilities.
Appears In
  • Personal Computing, v11, no.n9, 1987 Sept, p57(3) (ISSN: 0192-5490)
Author
  • Saffo, Paul
Published
  • Ziff Davis, Inc., 1987 Sept
Physical Description
  • column
  • Magazine/​Journal article
Subjects
Target Audience
  • General
  • Trade
Summary
  • Adobe's PostScript page description language so effectively accomplishes the task of putting images on paper that it is being considered for application areas beyond desktop publishing. PostScript has three promising traits, which are: text and graphics integration; device independence; and standardization from a wide group of printer makers. PostScript imitations need to duplicate all of PostScript features, and have the same level of support, product reputation, and upward compatibility in order to seriously challenge PostScript. PostScript-inspired displays are predicted to affect the on-screen look of programs, and PostScript's device independence allows it to be used as a communications product.
Language
  • English
Database
  • Gale Academic OneFile
  • Gale General OneFile
  • Gale Expanded Academic
Identifier
  • 6016700

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