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December 7, 1987


By CBR Staff Writer

Desktop publishing has been handicapped in Japan by the difficulty of expressing Hiragana, Katakana and Chinese characters using fonts that are a collection of dots, but systems house NIC Corp claims a breakthrough in local language publishing with the development of a family of eight applications-specific 16- and 32-bit microprocessors and a publishing system to use them, and has begun selling the system OEM to big manufacturers such as Ricoh Co and Fuji Xerox: the NIC system uses a newly-developed vector font mode.

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