Russ Foxx strolls up to his home in Vancouver and lifts his arm to unlock his door — but instead of using keys, he simply waves the back of his hand near the knob until it clicks open.
Foxx, 36, is able to do so because of a small transponder implanted just beneath his skin on his left hand. A self-described transhumanist, Foxx uses science and technology to push his body beyond its physical limitations.
Source: CBC News
Date: September 20th, 2018
1) Does it even matter that someone is embedding technology in their body to do things that just a keycard or a set of keys can do?
2) What might you usefully embed in your body to get something done better or quicker?