My question is, are they small enough that someone might plant them on you while you weren't aware? Like that guy in England that was poisoned with
Riacin by being jabbed with a hollow umbrella point while riding a bus (a couple of decades ago). Something that might seem like an insect bite and
then heal over almost unnoticably.
How small are the ones they are marketing for pets and kids?
Well there was a site a few months ago that claimed to have developed a rifle-fired microchip that felt like a mosquito bite.
If I remember correctly the site was claimed to be a hoax but I'm sure it's an idea that's being looked into by weapons developers.
There's also the story of Bob Marley having been given a pair of boots, and, upon trying them on, got jabbed in his big toe by a sharpened wire-like
object. Supposedly the cancer that eventually killed him started in that toe.
I could see a similar situation with a microchip being attached to a sharpened object in a pair of shoes.
or those who like their technology to be a little more integrated and invisible, there is now the prospect that parts of tracking devices could be
implanted in the body. Indeed, ADS already produces a device the size of a grain of rice that can be inserted beneath the skin www.economist.co.uk...
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