There’s a nice scene within the 2002 Steven Spielberg movie Minority Report when Tom Cruise undergoes a back-alley eyeball transplant.
Within the movie’s future dystopia, the authorities have deployed a swarm of spider-like robots to scan all people’s iris till they discover Cruise, who’s accused of some heinous crime.
They ultimately observe down our hero however his new peepers, nonetheless settling into his cranium underneath rancid bandages utilized by his black market surgeon, do the trick. The little robots transfer on in the hunt for their quarry.
This scene jumped to thoughts final week when information broke of the launch of Worldcoin, a secretive and wildly bold cryptocurrency backed by a few of Silicon Valley’s largest names, together with Reid Hoffman, the billionaire LinkedIn founder, enterprise capital