Self-tracking implants are coming

RFID implant (Graafstra 2005, CC BY-SA 2.0)

As electronics is getting smaller, it is only natural that we are getting more of it also under our skins.

While the first applications of implanted technology that interacts with the outside world are related with identification, health monitoring will most likely follow suit.


Image:

An RFID implant and the proposed location.

By Amal Graafstra, 2005, CC BY-SA 2.0).

https://flic.kr/p/DfgR

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