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C-3D Digital, Inc. to Acquire Strata - 3D Broadcaster Gains Premier Technology


Posted 01-12-99

PR Newswire
01-05-99
By TO BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY EDITORS

COMMENTARY
The company which makes the programs that XWP use for special effects was bought by another company.

EXCERPT

PRIMARY SOURCE

    Chequemate International, d.b.a. C-3D Digital, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board:
CQMT) announced today that it has entered into an agreement in principle to
acquire the technology and principal assets of Strata Corp., a premier name in
3D computer graphics.  This will broaden C-3D Digital's line of patented 3D
technology for broadcast video and the internet.  The Strata tool line has been
used for such well-known projects as MYST(TM); television shows like the '98 MTV
Movie Awards, Hercules and Xena; the NBC dancing peacocks; the Warner Brothers
and Blockbuster web sites; the films Contact, 5th Element and Batman Forever --
and many others.  These tools provide C-3D Digital with some of the most
advanced 3D technology available and further establishes C-3D Digital's
leadership position in 3D media and technology.  

[snip]

    NOTE: Any statements released by Chequemate Technologies, Inc. that are
forward-looking are made pursuant to the safe harbor provisions of the Private
Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Editors and investors are cautioned
that forward-looking statements invoke risk and uncertainties that may affect
the Company's business prospects and performance.  These include economic,
competitive, governmental, technological and other factors discussed in the
statements and in the Company's filings with the Securities & Exchange
Commission.
    For more information please contact our Investor Relations Department at
1-800-773-7317
 
SOURCE  Chequemate International
      CONTACT: Chequemate International Investor Relations
Department, 800-773-7317

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    /Web site:  http://www.3d.com/
    (CQMT)

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