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By Bob Jensen,
Trinity University,
New Hampshire, U.S.A.

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2-bit video adapter= (See Video adapter)

2-D= Two dimensional graphics images and animated images. Software options for 2-D scanning and authoring are reviewed in the NewMedia 1995 Tool Guide, pp. 33-43. (See also Paintbrush software)

3-D= Three dimensional graphics images and animated images. Images in 3-D, especially 3-D photographs, are sometimes called "holograms." Biedney (1994) provides a technical discussion and a comparison of alternative software options for rendering 3-D images on desktop computers. Software options for 3-D rendering on the web are reviewed in the NewMedia, May 5 1998, pp. 52-64. The NewMedia web site is at Those authoring packages rated as "Awesome" include Live Picture Reality Studio at (800-724-7900) and Platinum Technology VRCreator at (800-442-6861).  There are many other options rated as "Thumbs Up" or "Does the Job."  (See also Rendering)

3DO= (See CD-3DO)

4-bit computer= (See Bus)

4-bit video adapter= (See Video adapter)

4GL Database Languages = Fourth Generation Languages for databases. The first three generations were developed fairly quickly, but these were painfully slow and complex for certain kinds of tasks such as report generation and database queries. Many of the 4GLs are: database query languages (e.g. SQL; Focus, Metafont, PostScript, RPG-II, S, IDL-PV/WAVE, Gauss, Mathematica and data-stream languages such as AVS, APE, Iris Explorer.) See GainMomentum and Relational database management.

16:9 TV= (See Wide-screen TV)

24-bit video adapter= (See Video adapter)

32-bit computer= (See Bus)

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