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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