MetaStream

MetaStream

The original name given to the streaming 3D format for the Web from MetaCreations Corporation and Intel. Re-christened Viewpoint Media Player when the company renamed itself Viewpoint Corporation in 2000, the plug-in installed in your browser allows you to zoom, pan and rotate objects downloaded from the Web. For more information, visit www.viewpoint.com.
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In addition to being shipped with Microsoft Windows 98(r) and Windows 2000(r), the MetaStream client-side engine is available as a free browser plug-in for Internet Explorer(r) or Netscape Communicator(r) for Windows
MetaCreations Corp's MetaStream streaming 3D technology has been included in Intel's WebOutfitter service, a free Internet package of content, tools and tips that enables owners of Intel's Pentium III processors to enjoy the its Internet features.
John Crane offers a comprehensive range of engineered mechanical seals and sealing support systems, mechanical packing, power transmission couplings and centralized lubrication systems under the brand names John Crane, Sealol, Safematic, Flexibox, Metastream, Powerstream, and Lemco.
Viewpoint Corporation, formerly Metastream Corporation, an operating subsidiary of MetaCreations Corporation, turns the interactive experience from ordinary to extraordinary.
An integrated MetaStream format lets Soap users break new ground by authoring 3-D picture "cubes" for the Web.
It will be integrated with the company's MetaStream open file format, developed with Intel Corp for scaling and streaming 3D objects via the internet and currently shipping with Windows 98, and also with its client-side engine and other 3D content creation tools.
Designed as a native 3D web authoring solution, trueSpace5 also supports the 3D graphics playback technology that Intel and Macromedia are developing for the Internet, as well as Viewpoint Experience Technology(TM) from Viewpoint Corporation (formerly Metastream Corporation).
Metacreations Corp this week announced that Microsoft Corp will include its Metastream 3D file format in future versions of Windows 98.
Engineered by Mercari and powered by the award winning Metastream technology, the visualization application is a first-of-its-kind and closes a long-standing gap that has existed with merchandise technology.
MetaCreations Corporation (Nasdaq:MCRE), a leading provider of super-rich Web solutions for e-commerce, today announced the shareholder approval of the share exchange allowing for the merger of MetaCreations into its subsidiary Viewpoint, formerly Metastream.
Metastream To Bring Visual Capabilities to Merchandise Planning
On November 28, 2000, MetaCreations will hold its Annual Shareholders Meeting, where shareholders of record will vote on a transaction which will lead to the combination of MetaCreations and its subsidiary Viewpoint, formerly known as Metastream.