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RFID Chips. Danger in the home

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VNR with host Mike Cavalli

VNR with host Mike Cavalli


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RFID chips are being embedded in everything from jeans to paper money, and your privacy is at stake. Invented in 1969 and patented in 1973, but only now becoming commercially and technologically viable, RFID tags are essentially microchips, the tinier the better. Some are only 1/3 of a millimeter across. These chips act as transponders (transmitters/responders), always listening for a radio signal sent by transceivers, or RFID readers