RFID – Roland-Garros and IBM : the show of man-machines…

This year, the Roland-Garros company will transform all of its customers into communicating man-machines so that they can make the most of the spectacle offered by other man-machines. All spectators will be equipped with nominative RFID badges sold by IBM. Fruit of a long-standing technological partnership with the event company, lBM gives us a taste of its smart planet, …

California schoolchildren under electronic surveillance…

Richmond Kindergarten makes its students wear vest with RFID chip. The EFF wonders about the excesses of this practice. After the webcams in the nurseries, RFID bracelets in maternity wards, Here are the radiofrequency chips entering kindergartens. In this new school year, the Contra County District …

TO FIGHT DEFLATION, DELETE MONEY CASH. CAN JAPAN MAKE "SCIENCE FICTION" A REALITY ?

Leo Lewis, Asia Business correspondent With a recovery (economic) out of reach, a population growing in old age and perhaps a decade of deflation in prospect, JAPAN COULD START THOUGHT ABOUT THE MOST RADICAL MONETARY POLICY OF ALL – THE ABOLITION OF MONEY CASH. Unorthodox, never tried and, said one …