by. Katherine Albrecht (Goodreads Author), Welcome to the world of spychips, where tiny computer chips smaller than a grain of sand will trace everyday. Dr. Katherine Albrecht is the director of CASPIAN (Consumers Against Supermarket Privacy Invasion and Numbering), an organization she founded in to. Dr. Katherine Albrecht. 10K likes. Dr. Katherine Albrecht is a Consumer Privacy Expert, Bestselling Author, and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host.

Author: JoJor Maujora
Country: Kazakhstan
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Software
Published (Last): 27 September 2009
Pages: 95
PDF File Size: 8.83 Mb
ePub File Size: 4.10 Mb
ISBN: 636-7-92314-945-9
Downloads: 52764
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Dujind

This seemingly innocuous commercial maneuver will inevitably turn our society into a Big Brother nightmare.

Where is […] outrage over BellSouth’s patent-pending plans to pick through our garbage and skim the data katyerine in the RFID tags we discard? Might make you look at all those antennas they’re constructing on the highways differently.

She has testified on RFID technology before the Federal Trade Commission, state legislatures, the European Commission, and the Federal Reserve Bank, and she has given over a thousand television, radio and print interviews to news outlets all over the world.

Katherine Albrecht (Author of Spychips)

Read it Forward Read it first. Welcome to the world of spychips, where tiny computer chips smaller than a grain of sand will track everyday objects – and even people – keeping tabs on everything you own and everywhere you go.

Solid read into the scary world of RFID chips and how information on individuals is tracked and compiled. McIntyre is perhaps best known for her lively, accessible treatment of technical topics as the MoneyMom, a family money writer and columnist.

I am one of the first people to point and laugh at over-the-top religious whackjob According to Goodreads, five stars indicates “it was albrech. For example, IBM filed a patent application in for the “identification and tracking of persons using RFID-tagged items” by collecting RFID numbers at cash registers and storing them in a database.


Katherine Albrecht

Actually, they don’t envision the nightmare much. I don’t want to seem paranoid but the implications contain in this book are disturbing. Return to Book Page. Personally, given the ease of use of this technology, and the countless ways which it will invade our lives over the spycips few years, I can’t imagine any future BUT the nightmare dystopia they envision.

Spychips: How Major Corporations and Government Plan to Track Your Every Move with RFID

The authors ignore the importance of a thriving black market. Albrexht found this to be a very informative read. Kstherine considering it’s several years old, it’s probably less creepy than reality. May 27, Kelly rated it liked it Recommended to Kelly by: Katherkne will want to read this again in a few years to see what has actually transpired! Ok boys and girls, time to get out your tinfoil hats because it’s the end of the world.

Listen to Katherine Albrecht. Stay in Touch Sign up. The contents of your refrigerator and medicine cabinet will be remotely monitored. Well, you should, because in just a few short years, this explosive new technology could tell marketers, criminals, and government snoops everything about you. Please try again later.

This is a damn scary book. We are experiencing technical difficulties.

RFID can help with that. According to Goodreads, five stars indicates “it was amazing. I prefer that messianic authors do a better job of hiding their message. This page was last edited on 18 Juneat Katherine graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in International Marketing.

Major corporations are working right now to install tiny tracking devices on all consumer products, find if albrcht fail to oppose these practices now say authors and activists Albrecht and Mclntyre, our future may look like something from a terrifying sci-fi novel – it will be in Retrieved from ” https: No trivia or quizzes yet.


Jun 02, Jared rated it it was ok Shelves: Executive Technology magazine calls Katherine “perhaps the country’s single most vocal privacy advocate” and Wired magazine has dubbed her the kafherine Brockovich” of RFID.

Katherine is co-author of “Spychips: I think they should have commented more on the positive aspects of the fast-arriving future. Strangers will be able to scan the contents of your purse or briefcase from across a room. Excellent content; not the best writing.

They stick to the facts and let you construct your own nightmare vision.

History of RFID chips, albrechf and why your shopping cards are used. If you like books and love to build cool products, we may be looking for you. From Freedom to Fascism. And its all true.

Read all about what big business and the new world order have done, are doing and plan to do with RFID technology in this book.

And its happening right under our noses. Some of this article’s listed sources may not be reliable. Views Read Edit Albrecgt history. Analysts envision a time when the system will be used to identify and track every item on the planet, including you. Nov 11, E. Definitely not a “Light Read”.