- Dec 31, 1969
I know the thought of forcing RFID implants on humans is about as creepy as you get but, believe it or not, there were companies out there actually requiring implants as a condition of employment. California has now banned the practice.
"RFID technology is not in and of itself the issue," said California Sen. Joe Simitian, who introduced the bill. "RFID is a minor miracle, with all sorts of good uses. But we cannot and should not condone forced 'tagging' of humans. It's the ultimate invasion of privacy."