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Brazilian Schoolchildren Tagged By Computer Chips 288

Posted by timothy
from the combine-two-fetishes-into-one dept.
New submitter smi.james.th writes with an AP story, and extracts from it: "'Grade-school students in a northeastern Brazilian city are using uniforms embedded with computer chips that alert parents if they are cutting classes, the city's education secretary, Coriolano Moraes, said Thursday.' Personally I don't find this too inspiring. Mr. Orwell certainly has warned the world about this."
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Brazilian Schoolchildren Tagged By Computer Chips

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Whenever a system becomes completely defined, some damn fool discovers something which either abolishes the system or expands it beyond recognition.

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