Paying for merchandise with a implanted RFID chip

I knew it was only a matter of time before someone decided to try and do this. Can you imagine someone being so stupid as to have a RFID chop implanted into them. Talk about being able to be tracked and scanned anyplace you went without knowing about it. I think average people will think twice before ever considering this. [Wired]

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Todd Cochrane is the Founder of Geek News Central and host of the Geek News Central Podcast. He is a Podcast Hall of Fame Inductee and was one of the very first podcasters in 2004. He wrote the first book on podcasting, and did many of the early Podcast Advertising deals in the podcasting space. He does two other podcasts in addition to Geek News Central. The New Media Show and Podcast Legends.

3 thoughts on “Paying for merchandise with a implanted RFID chip

  1. You are overestimating the average people when you say they will think twice about it… On the contrary I think that the average people will line up for it in droves all in the name of “fighting terrorism”.

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