big brother goes to the beach

big brother goes to the beachfrom worcester telegram: At the beach of the future, high tide will meet high-tech.

Visitors will wear wristbands that automatically debit their bank accounts or credit cards to pay for beach access, food and parking. Garbage cans will send e-mail to cleanup crews when they’re ready to be emptied.

And people won’t even think about trying to sneak in: Beach checkers could scan the sands with handheld devices and instantly know who didn’t pay.

This southern New Jersey city plans to deliver a variety of public services and Internet access using radio-frequency identification chips and Wi-Fi wireless technology. The $3 million project is expected to be finished by next summer.

One response to “big brother goes to the beach”

  1. Mr. Mick Bright Kim Avatar

    Hi.. what are you talking about? radio frequency identification chip?

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