Chicago (IL) - Microsoft has been granted a patent on using the human boody as conductive medium for the transmission of power and data. According to
the filing, the company believes it can network power-sources and peripheral devices by coupling sets of electrodes to the human body.
I wonder if they'll get grief from the folks who made the "bone phone" transmitters. These were pad-like devices that lay across the back of your
neck and used your own body to conduct the sound to your auditory nerves. It worked pretty well and didn't annoy people around you.
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