This week’s Cringe Report: Getting Chipped for Fun.
We all know that big tech has leveraged the pandemic to penetrate ever more deeply into our lives, offering up all sorts of solutions to keep us safe and ‘connected’.
In the highly cringeworthy short video below, a reporter travels to Sweden to hang out with people who are enthusiastically embracing the coming techno-takeover by voluntarily having RFID chips implanted in their hands that can be used to do all sorts of neat things, like:
- Opening doors
- Showing ID
- Buying snacks
- Proving your loyalty to Klaus Schwab and our AI overlords
- And God only knows what else
If you’ve always wanted to know what a ‘chipping event’ looked like, and what sorts of folks consider having technology implanted in their bodies ‘fun’…
Here’s your chance to find out: