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Huawexit means Huawexit! Uncle Sam gets 300 applications to dodge ban on supplying Chinese comms beast

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Holmes

From my recall, Phase Alternate Line (PAL) was not licenced to overseas for the manufacture of UK TV's.

So **Insert overseas ethnic group of your choice**, got hold of a few (presumably different manufacturers) sets & set about reverse engineering them successfully. Causing a flood of cheaper imports.

The technology was released but by then the damage had been done to the UK TV manufacturing industry.

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