Unlike its strategy of single-handedly introducing the disc format standard, Kodak chose to involve other participants in APS. ... Konica and Agfa applied to participate, but they were not accepted on the grounds that effective research and development needed to be pursued. ... Minolta and Nikon contributed camera technologies such as multiprint instructions, ... William Smith, Kodaka#39;s director of worldwide marketing and category manager, claimed that Kodak felt that it could haveanbsp;...
|Title||:||Stanford Workshop on Intellectual Property and Industry Competitive Standards|
|Author||:||John H. Barton, Paul Brest, Mark A. Lemley, Stanford Law and Technology Policy Center|