News on BNPL and Visa in Canada as well as new Scan and Go for Sam’s Club Visa rolls out BNPL for merchants The credit card network company is making the new installment payment option available to merchants in Canada, where buy now-pay later adoption has been growing fast. Sam’s Club expands Scan & Go payment app The updated app… Read More »
Amazon Palm Payment Posted on GroceryDive Apr2021 — Dive Brief: Amazon announced on Wednesday that it is expanding Amazon One, which lets users pay with their palm prints, to Whole Foods Market stores. The payment technology is now available at Whole Foods’ Madison Broadway location in Seattle and will expand to seven other area locations in the coming months, Dilip Kumar, Amazon’s… Read More »
Noted on DailyMail A security loophole is allowing fraudsters to break the £30 spending limit for contactless bank cards. Banks and retailers are allowing customers to cover a single bill of more than £60 by making several ‘tap-and-go’ payments of £30 each. Experts have warned this is making it easy for criminals to make more expensive purchases on… Read More »
Excerpt: Connectivity Shoplifting in a Smart Store without Cashiers and Here’s What Happened Checkout systems are going autonomous. by Rachel Metz September 6, 2017 Say goodbye to the glitchy self-checkout scanners in your local retail store. Grocery buying is about to get a big boost from artificial intelligence. At a prototype store in Santa Clara, California, you grab a… Read More »
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Good writeup on ecosystem. Is Bitcoin out of it?