TITLE

French battle to outsmart Amstrad

PUB. DATE
May 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;5/25/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1770, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a suit filed by the French company which holds the patent rights on smart cards against Amstrad and its Japanese supplier Funai for unauthorized use of the cards in satellite receivers. Development of the smart card by French journalist, Roland Moreno; Ownership of the British patent by Innovatron of Paris; Decoding Sky's scrambled film channel; More.
ACCESSION #
9106174660

 

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