CD-I - definition of CD-I by The Free Dictionary
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(Electronics) trademark Compact Disc Interactive
® ADJ ABBR
=compact disc interactive
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CD-I titles include not only the expected interactive games but numerous educational discs--parents can feel good knowing that their children are spending time touring the Smithsonian, learning about stamps or listening to Luciano Pavarotti.
Possible applications for this technology include a CD-I resource station located in the media center or library that would allow students to retrieve information or do self-paced learning exercises.
Like CD-DA, CD-I
will be interchangeable with other CD-I
systems and backwardly compatible with CD-DA and CD-ROM (i.
Technical specifications for each of the formats are available from Philips and are known by the colors of their covers: CD audio is the Red Book; CD-ROM is the Yellow Book; and CD-I
is the Green Book.
offers more than mere multimedia, however; it offers a whole new platform for learning, both in the classroom and in the living room.