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Ontario V-chip maker wants faster roll out of gatekeeper technology in Canada

News | 04/13/2000 4:00 am EDT

Executives of a Scarborough ON company are anxious to begin selling their V-chip systems in Canada, but first they need broadcasters to develop an encoded rating system for the technology. V.gis Technologies Ltd president Najmul Siddiqui, whose company markets external V-chip systems, met with CRTC officials at the beginning of April to talk about progress on V-chip rules, and the urgency of having broadcasters move quickly on this issue.

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