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Credit card with a fingerprint sensor revealed by Mastercard

Published on Thursday 20th of April 2017 06:38:17 AM in BBC

A payment card featuring a fingerprint sensor has been unveiled by credit card provider Mastercard.The rollout follows two successful trials in South Africa.The technology works in the same way as it does with mobile phone payments: users must have their finger over the sensor when making ...

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