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Financial ID Briefing: Naked Payments For Kentucky Fried Chicken

Financial ID Briefing: Naked Payments For Kentucky Fried Chicken

The Financial ID Briefing brings you top highlights from the world of biometrics, mobile ID, and finance. It is powered by FindBiometrics and Money20/20. Biometrics Help The Virtual Bank Teller See You, Hear You FinovateFall 2017 starts today at the New York Hilton, where attendees can have a glimpse into the automated future of finance…

Alipay Enables Naked Payments at Upscale New KFC Restaurant

Alipay Enables Naked Payments at Upscale New KFC Restaurant

Alipay’s facial recognition payment system, Smile to Pay, is seeing its first extension beyond the smartphone in a new restaurant in Hangzhou, China. Called KPRO by KFC, it’s a kind of technologically advanced, upscale version of one of the fast food chain’s restaurants. An open kitchen serving freshly squeezed fruit juice and panini is complemented…

Alipay Facial Recognition Comes To iOS & Android

Alipay Facial Recognition Comes To iOS & Android

Alipay has now launched facial recognition for user authentication on its mobile app. Users with iOS and select Android devices can now use the system for biometric login. The system has been a long time in the making. Reports first emerged of a facial recognition-based system called ‘Smile to Pay‘ back in March of this…