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DIGEST OF BUSINESS REVIEWS
|91-1||Recording Industry Association of America; Bolt, Beranek and Newman Systems and Technology Corporation
|Audio recording technology||Joint research project; Copyright licensing|
The joint venturers propose to develop technology that will prevent or control the unauthorized duplication of copyrighted recordings from analog sources by digital audio tape (DAT) recorders. DAT is a taped version of compact disc technology that greatly enhances the sound achieved on home recordings. The joint venture does not preclude RIAA members from developing or using other technologies.
Response: No present intention to challenge the proposal.