Scientist infects self with computer virus

Scientist infects self with computer virus

May 26, 2010

Yes, you read that right. The BBC reports that British scientist Dr Mark Gasson, of the University of Reading, has implanted an RFID chip into his hand – which he had previously infected with a computer virus. It may sound like an entirely fruitless exercise, but there’s much more to it than that one simple sentence implies. RFID (Radio Frequency...