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pmcnamara
News Editor

He’ll never misplace his car keys

Opinion
Apr 03, 20061 min
Data Center

Fellow named Ben Thompson can start his car using an RFID “key.”

Big deal, you say? Remote car starters were on the market long before anyone could even spell RFID.

Well, Thompson’s “key” is implanted in his hand. See for yourself.

Seems extreme. And I’m guessing he’s not the kind of guy who always has to be driving the latest model.

pmcnamara
News Editor

In addition to my editing duties, I have written Buzzblog since January, 2006 and wrote the 'Net Buzz column in Network World's dearly departed print edition for 13 years. Feel free to e-mail me at pmcnamara@nww.com.