MasterCard is about to roll out this 'Display Card' in Singapore and claims it's gonna be the next big thing in credit card technology (how exciting!). It has buttons and an LCD screen that will only allow payment with the card after the user enters their PIN number, and a unique authorization code is generated. The card is manufactured by NagraID Security, which is weird because I POSTED THE EXACT SAME CARD AND CONCEPT FROM SOME OTHER COMPANIES BACK IN 2007. That was five years ago. Did they buy up the technology? Steal it? Are the companies related? No clue. Are my and my brother related? ALLEGEDLY, although he's way smarter and actually succeeding in life, so I have my doubts.
Thanks to Privatrebel and Simon, who agree the best credit card security is a strict cash only policy.
Scientists at Harvard University have created a cyborg tissue consisting of lab-grown flesh embedded with nano-wires that has the same "sensing" properties as human skin. This is all going to end very poorly. Probably with an army of cyborgs that look human.
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Martin Reisch was allowed to cross the US border from Canada after forgetting his passport because he just so happened to have a picture of it on his iPad. What the -- who the f*** 'just so happens' to have a picture of their passport on their iPad?! Terrorists -- that's who.... / Continue →
You know what the biggest problem with nightvision cameras is? They make your sex tape look like shit. If I wanted to see two green, googly-eyed aliens having sex I'd buy a telescope and point it at the moon (oh they're there). Enter the COLOR nightvision camera -- heralding... / Continue →