Remember when we used to have to sign for things? Now even entering a 4-digit pin seems a bit of an inconvenience compared to today’s tap and pay. As technology changes, it’s apparent our behaviour changes with it.
Nowhere is this truer than with our smartphones, and a recent online survey found that the average Gen Y-er (that’s 16 to 24 year olds to you and me) spends 5 hours a week perfecting their self-portrait.
Well Mastercard are now trying to appeal to the selfie-obsessed generation, with a mobile app that will use facial recognition tech to verify your identity. So forget your passwords, now you’ll just need to pout to purchase.
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