QuickTime for the Web: For Windows and Macintosh (QuickTime Developer Ser.) / Edition 3

QuickTime for the Web: For Windows and Macintosh (QuickTime Developer Ser.) / Edition 3

by Steve Gulie, Apple
     
 

QuickTime is the industry standard for developing and distributing multimedia content on the Web and CD-ROM, for both Windows and Macintosh computers. This book includes QuickTime Pro 6 and a full set of content development tools for both Windows and Macintosh developers. This third edition of the best-selling and award-winning QuickTime for the Web is a hands-on

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QuickTime is the industry standard for developing and distributing multimedia content on the Web and CD-ROM, for both Windows and Macintosh computers. This book includes QuickTime Pro 6 and a full set of content development tools for both Windows and Macintosh developers. This third edition of the best-selling and award-winning QuickTime for the Web is a hands-on guide showing how to integrate animation, video, recorded sound, MIDI, text, still images, VR, live streams, games, and user interactivity into a Web site. It now also covers how to benefit from QuickTime support for the MPEG-4 global multimedia standard. Written for Web masters, site designers, HTML and multimedia authors, and anyone else who wants to incorporate sound or video into their Web site, this book offers clear and detailed instruction in an engaging style. Written by an expert at Apple Computer, this is the most complete and authoritative source for creating QuickTime content for the Web. The first edition of this book won the Touchstone 2000 Merit Award for Books awarded annually by STC (Society for Technical Communications). About the CD-ROM The accompanying CD-ROM contains the full version of QuickTime Pro 6 (a $29.99 value) for Windows and Macintosh. Its powerful, extensible software architecture lets you deliver state-of-the-art digital content over the Web or on CD-ROM. It works equally well on current versions of Windows and Mac OS. The CD-ROM also includes a free tools for creating and editing movies, cut-and-paste HTML and JavaScript examples, royalty-free audio, and prebuilt interactive sprites.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558609044
Publisher:
Elsevier Science & Technology Books
Publication date:
07/30/2003
Series:
QuickTime Developer Series
Edition description:
3rd Edition, Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
825
Product dimensions:
7.38(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.57(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2First Things First: Installing QuickTime19
Ch. 3Bust a .Mov25
Ch. 4Basic Training: Putting QuickTime in a Web Page41
Ch. 5Special Delivery: QuickTime + HTML59
Ch. 6What Webmasters Need to Know127
Ch. 7What about Streaming?135
Ch. 8Alternate Realities: Language, Speed, and Connections151
Ch. 9It's in the Script: Basic JavaScript167
Ch. 10Now Hear This: Audio175
Ch. 11Show Me Something Good - Images237
Ch. 12Just Like in the Movies283
Ch. 13Text! Text! Text!355
Ch. 14Gently down the Stream407
Ch. 15An Animated Approach463
Ch. 16Getting Interactive485
Ch. 17Mixing It Up: Streaming and Nonstreaming553
Ch. 18SMIL for the Camera577
Ch. 19Let's Get Virtual613
App. AQuickTime Player Pro Editing Features671
App. BQuickTime Configuration705
App. C: Contents of the CD717
App. DCompatibility Issues723
App. EQuickTime Media Types739
App. FIncluding QuickTime on Your CD753
App. GWork Flow Automation with AppleScript757
App. HNew in QuickTime 6767
Glossary779
Index793
Apple Computer, Inc. Software License Agreement829

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