Technology

The Modern “Mark of the Beast” Chip Experiment

So I came across this article titled Yes We Scan on BuzzFeed.com about a guy who attempted the unthinkable – implanting a NFC chip in his arm that allows him to pay cashless. In this case, it syncs over bluetooth to his phone so it’s not entirely Mark of the Beast just yet.

The Chip

At first, I was thinking, all you need are the following apps for this to work:

  • Google or Apple Pay if at a retail store
  • PayPal for all else, such as person-to-person

Sweet mother of Pearl, was I wrong…

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