On the news this morning, I heard that some office workers in Sweden are being given the option of having a microchip inserted in their hands. For further details, read this article (entitled "Office puts chips under staff's skin"): http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-31042477
This is what it says under the video: "Want to gain entry to your office, get on a bus, or perhaps buy a sandwich? We're all getting used to swiping a card to do all these things. But at Epicenter, a new hi-tech office block in Sweden, they are trying a different approach - a chip under the skin
Looks ike the mark of the beast may be closer than we thought!