The Internet and Electronic Publishing: The Pace Accelerates
Bremner, Joe, Information Today
Since last month's article about the Internet and publishing convergence (Information Today, March 1995, p. 12), CompuServe, one of the participants on the Electronic Publishing XIII program at the National Online Meeting, has acquired Spry, Inc., developer of Internet-in-a-Box and Mosaic-in-a-Box. The reported price was $100 million, and the deal intensifies the Internet access competition between CompuServe, America Online, and Prodigy.
Shortly thereafter, Folio, Novell, and the Copyright Clearance Center announced the creation of the Information Marketplace, an open model for bridging technical and economic gaps between participants in the electronic publishing distribution …
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Publication information: Article title: The Internet and Electronic Publishing: The Pace Accelerates. Contributors: Bremner, Joe - Author. Magazine title: Information Today. Volume: 12. Issue: 4 Publication date: April 1995. Page number: 27. © 2009 Information Today, Inc. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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