India get centralized monitoring unit of all citizens

India establish Central Monitoring System – a project that gives it access to everything its citizens do over the country’s communications services. Usually, people claiming their governments are spying on them are considered merely paranoids or conspiracy-lovers. But in the last several years, it has become hard to really tell the difference between those conspiracy… Read More India get centralized monitoring unit of all citizens

Fear of drug mafia makes Mexicans take chip implant

10.000 rich Mexicans are so scared of being kidnapped, that they have put a GPS chip under their skin. Diego Fernandez de Cevallos, “Boss Diego”, the Mexican power broker and former presidential candidate was kidnapped last year. Lurid Mexican media accounts reported that an armed gang invaded Fernandez’s home, sliced open his arm with a… Read More Fear of drug mafia makes Mexicans take chip implant

Ready for the mark of the beast on your forehead

Breakthrough: Electronic circuits that are integrated with your skin. A team of engineers today announced a discovery that could change the world of electronics forever. Called an “epidermal electronic system” (EES), it’s basically an electronic circuit mounted on your skin, designed to stretch, flex, and twist  and to take input from the movements of your… Read More Ready for the mark of the beast on your forehead

666 watch: Battery-free surveillance device that can be implanted under the flesh

The technology could also be used in CCTV cameras attached to small flying craft which use their own motion to power themselves. Such devices could be used by hospitals to locate patients or perhaps check if they are following their treatment plan. But they will also be of interest to the military and the criminal… Read More 666 watch: Battery-free surveillance device that can be implanted under the flesh