Pay With Your Face

Andrew Sullivan —  Aug 2 2011 @ 9:07am

Gaurav Kheterpal scans the horizon of personal commerce:

Several speculations suggest that iPhone 5 might support NFC [near field communication] for mobile payments, making it a 'Dream iWallet'. Several companies including Visa and GAP have trialed their mobile payment platforms with the AppleiPhone. The Apple App Store hosts several top notch mobile payment apps. One of these is FaceCash - a unique iPhone app that lets merchants verify a customer's identity by matching his/ her face with a digital image linked to that account […] thereby eliminating the need to carry cash or cards for shopping