TITLE

Inching out the stone age

AUTHOR(S)
Baig, Edward C.
PUB. DATE
May 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;5/3/93, Vol. 114 Issue 17, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents three case histories of the technological revolution. WHDH-TV in Boston, one of the most automated and efficient broadcast stations in the country; Patients who can talk to their beds at Lakeshore Rehabilitation Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama; How the Ministry of Transportation in Ontario is cracking down on offenders by using notebook PCs in officers' cars; Details.
ACCESSION #
9304280059

 

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