MedicalKeyring: Your medical data on a fingerprint thumbdrive
Say what you will about the benefits or pitfalls of the digitization of medical records, but it seems inevitable.
SmartMetric has a new device that makes your records available anywhere, anytime. As long as you’re carrying it, that is.
It’s called the MedicalKeyring and it’s an 8GB thumbdrive that carries all your vital info, protected by fingerprint-only access.
The device is billed as having the world’s smallest biometric fingerprint reader. It’s also self-powered so it doesn’t have to be hooked up to a computer to unlock.
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