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Top tech stats: Micro-chipping at work, female gamers and much more

Top tech stats

This week we bring you the latest insight about the way in which British workers feel about getting chipped by their employers, women’s take on the video game industry, the crisis facing British businesses and tech startup funding in the UK.

Micro-chipping employees

Research by TalkTalk Business has shown that over two thirds (70%) of Britain’s working population would refuse to wear a micro-chip if asked to do so by their employer.

The research comes after US software firm Three Square Market said it would start trialing RFID micro-chips to enable employees to access work amenities.

According to the data, Generation Z and millennials were more vocal about leaving their job, with more than a third saying they would do so if asked to wear an implant....