Obvious

EU wants RFID tags turned off | The Register:

RFID tags used in retail products will have to be deactivated at the point of sale to protect consumers’ privacy under draft guidelines drawn up by the European Commission (EC). A public consultation has been launched that will run until 25 April 2008. The EC hopes its recommendations will be adopted by all 27 member states by the summer.

But then in the US we’re not used to stories about government officials doing simple, obvious things to protect their citizens…

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