TITLE

Checkout time

AUTHOR(S)
Fox, Barry
PUB. DATE
July 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;7/27/91, Vol. 131 Issue 1779, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Japanese inventor Kazuo Takahashi's application for a European patent in connection with his idea of bar coding all the competitors in a marathon for checking out at the finish line. Explanation of how the system would work.
ACCESSION #
10491400

 

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