Software Products for Advanced Graphics on the Internet

 

Company

Product Name Cost Description Comments
Microsoft DirectX 7.0 software developer kit   full 3D Supports VRML 2.0
Sun Java 3-D APIs   full 3D, neither browser includes the APIs thus they need to be downloaded Supports VRML 2.0
Macromedia Flash   near 3D  
Apple QuickTime Virtual Reality   2-D and a half  
IBM HotMedia tool kit 2.5   an object can spin on its axis but the rotation stops short of true 3D