Imagine a world where you could browse through clothes, shoes and more, and make them yours with just a simple nod of the head. Well, Chinese online retailer Alibaba is introducing a new method of VR payment, where you can purchase your clothes by – you guessed it – nodding your head.
It’s hoped that gestural payment will make VR digital shopping malls a more seamless experience.
“It’s very boring to have to take off your goggles for payment,” says Lin Feng, who’s heading Ant Financial’s incubator F Lab, which has been developing the payment service. “With this, you’ll never need to take out your phone”.
The platform brings a whole new meaning to shop till you drop…
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