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Old 05-03-2010, 02:05 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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SHOPPERS in France could soon be able to use their finger to pay for everyday shopping, in a move that aims to tackle fraud and speed up supermarket queues.

High-street bank Accord has been given permission by the French data protection authorities to start a six-month trial into the new biometric payment system.

France to trial biometric payment with finger scanners in shops - The Connexion
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Old 05-04-2010, 09:05 PM
 
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Nice!

Maybe something like that could solve stolen identity's problems, complications coming from SSN, etc.
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Old 05-05-2010, 08:42 AM
 
Location: Orlando, Florida
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I would kinda rather lose a wallet or credit card.....than a thief cut off my finger. I guess we'll have to see how this all works.
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