from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • abbr. compact disk-interactive


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  • I know this personally, for I was once the managing editor of CD-I News, of which there was none.

    Michael Conniff: Con Games: On Writing The Post-Papyrus Novel

  • | Reply lmfao DCorbin XD speaks the troof and dear lord Drakengard …. just …:: whimper:: and yet CD-I zelda is almost as frightening =.

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  • In 1997 it acquired Philips Media and its CD-I game heritage and sold out the stock Philips had built up in expectation of the world success of CD-I, that never came.

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  • I remember that the disk was originally produced as a CD-I disk.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • I started to see the Dutch fight between CD-ROM and CD-I; the rest of the world against Philips and Sony.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • In 1993 Elsevier started a CD-I and CD-ROM series under the name of Interactive Anatomy, produced by Tom Zoutewelle Media Productions.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • It brought confused the Dutch general publishers and even the Dutch government officials, who offered grants for CD-I learning projects and not for CD-ROM multimedia projects.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • But as the CD-I was hardly sold elsewhere in the world, the producer pressed a CD-ROM disk in order not to disappoint scientists outside the Netherlands.

    Archive 2009-07-01

  • CDTV and CD-I were both ignored by the market in favour of the multimedia PC CD-ROM.

    Archive 2008-03-29

  • In recent years, a new category of products has emerged: the so-called "information appliances," such as CD-I, VIS, Data Discman, etc.

    An Introduction to CD-ROM Technolgy


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