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Why You Don’t Need To Worry About RFID Shielding

Why You Don’t Need To Worry About RFID Shielding

You may have seen wallets or backpacks advertising RFID shielding, a protective covering designed to keep malicious ne’er-do-wells from scanning any items that contain embedded wireless receivers, like certain credit cards and passports. Sure, RFID shielding does prevent unwanted wireless transmissions, but with so little evidence of RFID-based theft, combined…

Company Offers Free, Totally Not Creepy Microchip Implants To Employees

Company Offers Free, Totally Not Creepy Microchip Implants To Employees

Image: AP Is that an especially sickly hue in the smog clouds? A faint smell of ammonia in the air? Maybe this morning feels particularly dystopian because Wisconsin-based Three Two Market plans to become the first US company – and one of the first companies period – to offer microchip…