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A unit of volume equivalent to 108 cubic feet. It is used in the sale of firewood.
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Here, Microsoft seems to have learned a useful positioning lesson from Apple, which never managed to establish HyperCard as much more than an entry-level environment.
Because of the difficulties encountered in the original prototype and the unsuitability of HyperCard for cross platform delivery a decision was made to convert the project for delivery in a web browser.
Through this new web-oriented software bundle, HyperCard stacks can now be read on PCs and workstations through the Internet -- this marks the beginning of HyperCard as a multi-platform data delivery vehicle," said Param Singh, manager of media authoring products for Apple Computer, Inc.
NOTE: Apple, the Apple logo, HyperCard, Mac, Mac OS, Macintosh, QuickDraw, and WordScript are registered trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc.
This product comes with a HyperCard stack designed to facilitate installation of the software (see Figure 1).
Initially, this system took the form of Hypercard and Toolbook programs and eventually evolved to leverage CD-ROM technology and the World Wide Web.
Boxed columns alongside the text give the specifications on the hardware and software used, evaluate the software, describe the HyperCard computer program used in the exhibit, and present sample MacIntosh computer screens.
The Macintosh version includes MetaCard, a hypercard application for browsing the Metathesaurus (Sherertz et al.
The release of HyperCard by Apple computing was a breakthrough for many educators.
A Windows version of HyperCard also makes good sense.
FileMaker, HyperCard, FaceSpan and other AppleScript-enabled development packages are fully supported.