Tag: biometric

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Amazon expands biometric palm scanning system allowing customers to pay with their hands

February 2, 2021

Via: Charged

Amazon is expanding the rollout of its biometric palm scanning system to more of its branded stores, allowing customers to pay with nothing but their hands. Amazon One was launched in September last year at two Amazon Go convenience stores […]

Others, Tech

Amazon rolls out new biometric palm-scanning technology at its stores with Amazon One

September 29, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon is introducing new state-of-the-art palm-scanning technology at its Amazon Go stores, enabling customers to pay, present loyalty cards and enter locations with their hands. The retail giant has launched Amazon One, a new palm scanning system which uses “custom-built […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

Amazon working with Visa on hand scanning payment technology

January 20, 2020

Via: Charged

Amazon is working with Visa to develop a “non-contact biometric identification system” enabling customers to pay by waving their hands through a scanner, confirming rumours which emerged earlier this month. Payments giant Visa is understood to be helping Amazon test […]

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Walmart files patent for stress-tracking cart handle

October 1, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

Walmart’s proposed system would potentially be able to track and identify health issues among its customers, and much more than that, including possible environmental changes in certain parts of the store. Walmart could potentially glean information about how customers are […]