[Quote]And he causeth all, both small and great, rich and poor, free and bond to receive a mark on their right hand, or on their foreheads; and that no man might buy or sell, save he that had the mark, or the name of the beast or the number of his name.
But that is not what I want to talk about.
Can you imagine the day that you dont have to rifle through your wallet (or whore’s handbag) for a card or cash to pay your goods but just scan your hand?
[Quote]Our waiter held out the phone as I thrust my clammy fist forward. Nothing registered. My stomach dropped. He waved the phone like a metal detector around the whole of my fist. Finally, a beep. We locked eyes, pupils dilated. Numbers were input. Another beep. Then, the ching of a cash register. The sweetest sound.
The technology is there, I suspect we are just waiting for the right high school drop-out with a clever idea to make it happen.
What is your take on this?
Afterthought: the same one going through your head, how many one-handed victims of crime will be there in this country…