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1. (WO1998050896) INTELLIGENT LABEL

Pub. No.:    WO/1998/050896    International Application No.:    PCT/US1998/003185
Publication Date: Fri Nov 13 00:59:59 CET 1998 International Filing Date: Wed May 06 01:59:59 CEST 1998
IPC: G04F 1/00
G07C 1/00
G09F 3/02
G09F 9/00
Applicants: ROTHSCHILD TECHNOLOGY, L.L.C.
Inventors: ROTHSCHILD, Alan, W.
ROMANO, James, P.
BOZOGIAN, Richard, A.
Title: INTELLIGENT LABEL
Abstract:
An electronic timing label for indicating the expiration of a time period associated with a particular article. The label comprises a pulse generator (24) and a binary counter (26). The number of counts between the initial and final count numbers, and the pulse rate, are chosen to establish a counting time for the counter which corresponds to the time period associated with the article.