Artifact Details

Title

CAT optical reader

Catalog Number

102656755

Type

Physical object

Date

ca. 1999

Manufacturer

Digital Convergence

Place Manufactured

China

Identifying Numbers

Model number 68-1965-A embossed on bottom
Serial number 06A00

Dimensions

1 3/4 x 7 x 5 1/2 in.

Description

Object consists of a kit marketed by WIRED magazine, the idea being the magazine would print special bar-codes that the device could read, giving direct link from magazine page to internet. Inside original cardboard box addressed to "MS Elizabeth Feinler, Menlo Park, CA 94025" Box contains, Cat scanner. CDROM. 2 Brochures. TV/PC cable.

Category

I/O/other