RIAA warns eBay sellers to erase their used iPods before the sale

February 14, 2006 at 8:02 pm | Posted in Apple | Leave a comment

That’s right, the RIAA now assures us that selling an iPod full of music that you purchased is illegal. 

Is this an example of the RIAA protected the assets of artists or simply behind the times and archaic.  You decide: http://www.engadget.com/2006/02/14/riaa-sez-no-reselling-preloaded-ipods/

He has a real chip on his shoulder

February 14, 2006 at 6:25 am | Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Actually, it’s in their forearms.

That’s right, chip implants previously reserved for your wandering pets have now arrived for humans in the US.  Citywatcher.com has two employees who have volunteered to wear the implanted chips to test their use as replacement for electronic keycards.  Instead of reaching into your wallet for the card all you do is wave your arm at the sensor.  In you go.


 The company claims that the chips offer no tracking capability.  (Yet, say I.)

Read more: http://www.businessweek.com/ap/tech/D8FOKJPG7.htm?campaign_id=apn_tech_down&chan=tc

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