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Wal-Mart to roll out smart tags on men’s basics
NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is putting electronic identification tags on men’s clothing like jeans starting Aug. 1 as the world’s largest retailer tries to gain more control of its inventory. But the move is raising eyebrows among privacy experts.
The individual garments, which also includes underwear and socks, will have removable smart tags that can be read from a distance by Wal-Mart workers with scanners. In seconds, the worker will be able to know what sizes ...
Katherine Albrecht, Ed. D.
By: Dr. Katherine Albrecht, Ed. D.
Fort Fairfield Journal, April 7, 2010
The whole nation is talking about the fact that we're in for a rough time. It doesn't matter where you stand on the health care vote, you've got to recognize that it's tearing this nation apart. The majority of the country opposed that bill but the Congress voted for it, anyway.
We are coming face to face with the reality of the fact ...