IBM History of Far Eastern Languages in Computing, Part 2: Initial Efforts for Full Kanji Solutions, Early 1970s
Issue No.01 - January-March (2005 vol.27)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MAHC.2005.10
The authors describe the intricacies of character encoding, processing, and printing involved in IBM?s successful efforts to develop the first commercial general Kanji computer system. Later during this time frame, the first commercial Kanji system was introduced. IBM was also launching development of the first computerized newspaper publishing system to offer Kanji capability.
Double-Byte Encoding, Kanji, Data Entry, Dot Pattern, Photo Printing, EXPO70
Kurt Hensch, Toshiaki Igi, Masumi Iwao, Toru Takeshita, "IBM History of Far Eastern Languages in Computing, Part 2: Initial Efforts for Full Kanji Solutions, Early 1970s", IEEE Annals of the History of Computing, vol.27, no. 1, pp. 27-37, January-March 2005, doi:10.1109/MAHC.2005.10