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Ohm Sweet Ohm: Linux Versus Vista Smart Homes

Mar 11, 2008, 18:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Foreman, Andrew Hendry)

"Can you take the smart home concept a little too far? Jonathan Oxer, a Melbourne-based web application developer and former president of Linux Australia, has had an RFID chip surgically implanted in his forearm to save him from having to carry a door key around.

"When he swipes his arm past the RFID reader attached to the front door of his home, the tag in his upper forearm unlocks the door..."

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