The company believes its PAD card, which incorporates a fingerprint scanner for authentication, is well suited for use for the RFID-enabled passport card proposed by the U.S. Departments of Homeland Security and State.
Another news item on chipping humans...VeriChip IPO Focuses Attention on Human Implants
VeriChip Launches IPO
VeriChip Corporation Announces the Pricing of Its Initial Public Offering (notice "the Company"...what's that about I wonder?)
("VeriChip" or "the Company") announced today the pricing of its initial public offering. The Company is offering 3,100,000 shares of its common stock at $6.50 per share, before underwriting discounts and commissions. VeriChip’s common stock will be traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol “CHIP”.
Spychips RFID Blog...interesting stuff here.