AUTOMATIC RECOGNITION OF C ONSUMERS or how do we know where you are
In the early 1980s I was involved with the develpoment of the Texas Instruments TIRIS chip which is read/write chip system ... it was first used to track weight gain of hogs in Denmark... now it is used to track you
"State-of-the-art radio frequency identification (RFID) technology from
Texas Instruments TIRIS provides retailers with automatic recognition
of consumers to boost revenues, to speed purchases, to personalize services,
to create automated loyalty programs, and to build new marketing
More junk data. I really can't imagine the matter of whether I'm at the feed-store loading dock or asleep or at the beach would be a matter of interest worth tracking. Not that I like the idea, you understand . . .