Expanding its smart card hardware options, Spyrus has acquired rights to a handheld card-reading device from an affiliate of Oki Electronics of Japan.

Spyrus took ownership of Value Checker Plus, one of several such devices that Oki Advanced Products had decided to divest. Spyrus also bought a more advanced version not yet on the market and some intellectual property, said spokesman Ken Mohr.

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