When technology gets personal (06 Dec 2004)
If our clothing, skin, and "personal body networks" do the talking and the monitoring, everywhere we go, we have to think about what that means for our concept of privacy.
Mr Pearson picks up the theme, pointing out there are a lot of issues humans have to iron out before we become "cyborgian". His main concern is "privacy".
"We are looking at electronics which are really in deep contact with your body and a lot of that information you really don't want every passer-by to know.
"So we have to make sure we build security in this. If you are wearing smart make-up, where electronics are controlling the appearance, you don't want people hacking in and writing messages on your forehead."
Article URL: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/4059011.stm
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