Competing systems vie for dominance in table tracking

Burke, Anne
September 2005
International Gaming & Wagering;Sep2005, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p52
Trade Publication
Reports on the competition between the optical scanning system called MP and the radio frequency technology over dominance in casino table tracking as of September 2005. Features of the MP scanning system from MindPlay; Capabilities and application of the radio frequency technology to the gaming industry; Controversy over the adoption of the gaming technologies.


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