Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite Save As Favorite View Article Stats
2 comments

Exclusive to OpEdNews:
General News

IBM, Verichip and RFID- Just the Tip of the Orwellian Iceberg

By (about the author)     Permalink       (Page 1 of 4 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; (more...) ; ; , Add Tags  (less...) Add to My Group(s)

View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com

On Monday, Aug. 24, 1998, Professor Kevin Warwick, director of cybernetics at the

University of Reading in the United Kingdom, became the first man to be implanted

with a silicone-covered, human-implantable microchip. According to the August 28th

 edition of CNN on-line, " The ultimate aim of this technology, said Warwick, would

be to connect humans more closely with computers. A simple example is responding to e-mails with the move of a finger, or ultimately connecting the computer to the human nervous system. "You then really have a direct connection from the brain to the computer. That has been a science fiction idea, but maybe technically this is step one," he said. "

From the beginning, the human implantable chip has been controversial. The

controversy does not so much center around the ability to open doors and interface

 with computers at a wave of the hand, but it centers on the ability to make what

was once a passively interactive microchip, (one that needed to be activated by an

outside 'interrogator' or scanner) to one that is active and generates it's own signal

 due to built in antennae. These latter types can put out a signal some distance

away, up to 100 feet in some cases and may utilize other sensors to draw electrical

 power. These can be read without so much as a sneeze from the bearer. Thus, the

 technology has evolved to the point that a human being can be easily tracked

without his/her knowledge either through an implantable chip or through some item

which is using RfID in order to track product movement.

Next Page  1  |  2  |  3  |  4

 

http://www.wethepeoplewillnotbechipped.com/main/news.php

The We the People will not be Chipped - No Verichip Inside Movement, is based on the irrefutable fact, that mankind has inalienable human rights that are absolute and can not be debased, nor perverted. Human life can not be degraded to a 16 digit (more...)
 
Add this Page to Facebook!   Submit to Twitter   Submit to Reddit   Submit to Stumble Upon   Pin It!   Fark It!   Tell A Friend
The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact Author Contact Editor View Authors' Articles

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Verichip is now called PositiveID! Roll up your sleeve for the implantable human microchip, it's now Positive?

Verichip, RFID, Biochips and ID Sniper Rifles- When Is Progress a Danger?

Kevin Rudd's e-Health bill paves the way for PositiveID human implantable RFID microchips

Kevin Rudd's e-Health bill paves the way for PositiveID human implantable RFID microchips

The IBM/Lockheed Martin Census: GPSing Your Home

The Timeline of the Human Microchip

Comments

The time limit for entering new comments on this article has expired.

This limit can be removed. Our paid membership program is designed to give you many benefits, such as removing this time limit. To learn more, please click here.

Comments: Expand   Shrink   Hide  
2 people are discussing this page, with 2 comments
To view all comments:
Expand Comments
(Or you can set your preferences to show all comments, always)

Mandatory implantation is coming.Whatever you do, ... by Bob Gormley on Monday, Jan 26, 2009 at 2:00:31 PM
Old Saint Nick Rockefeller told Aaron Russo that i... by William Whitten on Monday, Jan 26, 2009 at 4:57:09 PM