When Prannoy Roy was accused of copyright violation

Niticentral Staff | Jul 17, 2013

Prannoy Roy violated copyright terms In 1991 Prannoy Roy of NDTV started software firm ‘Statart Software’. The company developed a software ‘MyScript’. According to Time magazine, Rajiv Gandhi was also interested but Roy’s former employees who had developed the software accused Roy of copyright violations.

Time magazine said: “Two years ago, Roy brought together several young software engineers to see if a computer could provide the personal touch of a handwritten note by imitating a person’s script.”

 

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