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Etisalat demos NFC microchip implant

Monday 14 October 2019 | 10:43 CET | News
UAE operator Etisalat has partnered with Swedish company Biohax International to implant microchips in a person's hand that can be loaded with all kinds of data, including medical history and passwords, Khaleej Times reported. The demonstration of the microchip NFC card was shown at the Gitex Technology Week 2019 which ended on 10 October. Several ministries including the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Finance showed interest in the technology and are in talks with the Swedish firm. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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