CMX won't work without standalone, DRM-free MP3s, according to CNET UK's Nate Lanxon.
The biggest record labels in the world think a digital version of the CD album -- artwork, liner notes and all -- could be the future. We discuss why it could, but why it probably won't
The labels are reportedly planning on calling their upcoming digital album format CMX. Look for it to join the acronym graveyard in short order.
CMX modems and AppleTalk/IP address glitch
Softscape debuted a new version of its technology for file viewing, conversion, searching and sharing on the intranet and Internet. QuickFind 98 allows users to find, view, convert, copy, and print formatted files from more than 225 formats without the applications that created them. It supports Microsoft Word 97 and Excel 97, Lotus 1-2-3 97, Freelance 97, and Netscape Navigator plug-ins, including Adobe Acrobat, Apple Quicktime, AVI Player, Corel CMX, Shockwave Director, and Softsource DWG. Pricing was not immediately available.