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20th Aug '17 11:28:16 PM JackG
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* ''Series/BlakesSeven''. The episode "Rumors of Death" opens with Avon captured and interrogated by a TortureTechnician called Shrinker. Avon keeps rubbing his neck until Shrinker smugly informs him that they know all about the homing device he has implanted there, which was left on so Avon's friends would be LuredIntoATrap. Avon replies that he was actually turning the device off as a signal that Shrinker had arrived on the scene. Avon's friends promptly teleport into the cell and depart with Avon and Shrinker.
27th Jul '17 2:21:20 PM Necrodomo
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* Some of the findable clues to the history of Laurentia in ''[[NexusWar Nexus Clash]]'' describe a citywide backlash against immigrants who arrived as part of a world-spanning refugee crisis. One of the hints that something is amiss is a description of immigrant laborers being implanted with tracking chips in order to get jobs outside of the ghetto that they'd been relegated to.
4th Feb '17 2:43:39 AM JackG
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* In ''Film/CasinoRoyale2006'', MI6 implants a GPS tracker in Film/JamesBond to keep track of him.

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* In ''Film/CasinoRoyale2006'', MI6 ''Film/CasinoRoyale2006''. After Bond runs off and does his usual RogueAgent thing, SIS implants a GPS tracker in Film/JamesBond his arm to keep track of him.him. Unfortunately when Bond is captured later on, the villains are smart enough to cut it out.
12th Dec '16 10:45:02 AM SteveMB
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* ''WesternAnimation/KimPossible'': There are scattered references to [[MissionControl Wade]] secretly tagging Ron with a tracking chip.
8th Oct '16 8:19:21 AM Kakai
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* In ''Literature/TheGirlFromTheMiraclesDistrict'', before sending Robin to work with Nikita, Irena implants him with two tracking chips so that she can keep an eye on both of them. Nikita expects something like this from her, so she quickly has both of them located and cut out.

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* In ''Literature/TheGirlFromTheMiraclesDistrict'', before sending Robin to work with Nikita, Irena implants him with two tracking chips - one high-tech, one magical - so that she can keep an eye on both of them. him, and, by extension, Nikita. This being pretty par for the course for Irena, Nikita expects something like this from her, so she quickly has both of them located and cut out.
8th Oct '16 8:16:59 AM Kakai
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* In ''Literature/TheGirlFromTheMiraclesDistrict'', before sending Robin to work with Nikita, Irena implants him with two tracking chips so that she can keep an eye on both of them. Nikita expects something like this from her, so she quickly has both of them located and cut out.
21st Mar '16 10:23:35 AM Duffan
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* ''Series/LawAndOrderSVU'' used this twice, with RFID chips that record when the person passes certain points. In one episode, a man had the ID points at his house and his friend's house and business to see if his wife was having an affair. In another, parents who'd lost their daughter adopted a ReplacementGoldfish and put the ID point at their front door so they'd know when she was coming and going.
7th Nov '15 10:35:21 PM Kartoonkid95
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* ''WesternAnimation/FamilyGuy'': In a ChristmasEpisode, after Lois snaps and goes on a rampage, Peter mentions that he put a homing device in her skull for such an occasion and uses a laptop to detect her location. Several dots appear on the screen, and Peter realizes he also put some in some squirrels.
3rd Sep '15 1:25:28 AM Odon
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* ''Series/PersonOfInterest''. Team Machine goes to the morgue to examine the body of former NSA agent Alicia Corwin, and finds there's a post-mortem cut on her shoulder where something was removed, a tracking chip implanted by a private intelligence agency, [[ParanoiaFuel apparently without her knowledge.]]
11th Aug '15 7:39:41 PM zarpaulus
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* ''Series/{{iCarly}}'': The TV movie ''[=iGo=] to Japan'' has Mrs. Benson reveal that she has a chip implanted in Freddie's skull, and it becomes useful when she and Spencer are trying to find the kids when they're kidnapped.
* {{Subverted}} in the ''Series/{{Castle}}'' episode "[[Recap/CastleS3E9CloseEncountersOfTheMurderousKind Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind]]". Castle is convinced that, given the victim died by ExplosiveDecompression, she was the victim of an AlienAbduction gone wrong, and so a metal fragment stuck up her nose must be an alien implant. Lanie, the ME, puts the kibosh on this: it turns out to be a calcification from a sinus infection that only ''looked'' like metal on the x-ray.
-->'''Beckett:''' There you go. Logical explanation.
-->'''Castle:''' Yeah. I would disguise my tracking implant as a rare medical--
-->'''Beckett:''' ''(ignores him and moves on)''


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* In ''VideoGame/QuakeIV'':
--> '''Marine''': Hannibal! I need a medic!
-->'''Medic''': Who are you? I'm not able to get a reading on your medchip.
-->'''Marine''': Corporal Thomas Alvarez. My medchip is damaged.
-->'''Medic''': But your medchip's implanted in your heart!
-->'''Marine''': I know... I'm looking at it right now.
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