Amazon rolls out palm payment technology

I wonder how effective this will be in a world where people are sanitising their hands every five minutes! :man_shrugging:

After I sanitise mine, on entering a shop, I find it extremely frustrating and annoying when trying to open my phone, with fingerprint, to enable GPay.

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It shouldn’t make much difference. According to the article, the customer hovers their hand over the reader.


Biometric data stored in the cloud sounds like a nightmare waiting to happen.

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A real 1984? :thinking:

Seems to link in with this from January 2020: