Which cyborg implant should you get?

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As someone with a magnet and NFC chip implanted in my hand, here’s one of the most frequent questions I get: What else is out there? It’s an excellent and difficult question, especially because there are whole classes of time-tested medical implants and prosthetics that might qualify as transhuman enhancements. Outside these, there’s still a spectrum of technology from the obvious to the experimental,…

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