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    Wisconsin Company Offers Employees Microchip Implants

    That’ll get under your skin. Three Square Market, a vending kiosk company in River Falls, Wisconsin, has announced it will offer free microchipping to employees at a “chip party” August 1. About 50 are reportedly taking the company up on the offer to have an implant between their thumb and forefinger that will facilitate logging into computers, opening doors and buying snacks. The company’s CEO says the implants will have no GPS tracking. Supporters say it’s basic biohacking, but others have voiced concerns about privacy and the potential for coerced chipping.

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