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Brazilian Schoolchildren Tagged By Computer Chips 288

New submitter 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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One good reason why computers can do more work than people is that they never have to stop and answer the phone.