Category: Cashless Transactions – Mark of the Beast

Biometric Scanning / End Times Technology: Smile-to-pay: Chinese shoppers turn to facial payment technology. New technology is rolling out across the country. Now, you don’t even need a smart phone. Must Read.

Biometric Scanning / End Times Technology: Smile-to-pay: Chinese shoppers turn to facial payment technology. New technology is rolling out across the country. Must Read. The Guardian. Wednesday, September 4, 2019 China’s shoppers are increasingly purchasing goods with just a turn of their heads as the country embraces facial […]

Alipay and six European digital wallets join hands to increase adoption of mobile payments. Is a personal, biometrically scannable ‘QR’ code the mark or number of the beast?

Alipay and six European digital wallets join hands to increase adoption of mobile payments. Is a personal, biometrically scannable ‘QR’ code the mark or number of the beast? Zen Soo  Published: 3:00pm, 10 Jun, 2019. South China Morning Post. Six mobile wallets in Europe together with Alipay will collaborate […]

China turns towards facial recognition payments. In cities around China, vendors from supermarkets to bakeries have adopted facial recognition payments technology

China turns towards facial recognition payments. In cities around China, vendors from supermarkets to bakeries have adopted facial recognition payments technology Zen Soo  Celia Chen  Published: 10:30pm, 30 Jul, 2019 South China Morning Post In different cities around China, merchants from supermarkets to bakeries have adopted facial recognition payments technology […]

A futuristic Chinese TikTok video shows a woman paying for vending machine items with no money or card — just her face. Videos.

A futuristic Chinese TikTok video shows a woman paying for vending machine items with no money or card — just her face. Videos. Isobel Asher Hamilton Aug. 22, 2019, 8:48 AM Business Insider A TikTok video spotted by Chinese technology expert Matthew Brennan shows how facial recognition is […]

American Airlines has launched facial recognition at the boarding gate, part of a trend sweeping US airports

American Airlines has launched facial recognition at the boarding gate, part of a trend sweeping US airports Sinéad Baker. Business Insider•August 29, 2019 American Airlines has started using facial recognition technology to let passengers board planes without their boarding pass. The airline says the technology, now in use […]

Invisible-ink stamps on right hand. A ‘pre-cursor’ to the mark of the beast? Technology keeps evolving. Sells out in minutes.

Invisible-ink stamps on right hand. A ‘pre-cursor’ to the mark of the beast? Technology keeps evolving. Sells out in minutes. By Amy Woodyatt and Yoko Wakatsuki, CNN Updated 7:51 AM ET, Wed August 28, 2019 Tokyo (CNN) A new device aimed at tackling sexual harassment on crowded trains and public […]

Business as Usual?: World needs to end risky reliance on U.S. dollar. Calls for the world’s central banks to join together in creating their own replacement ‘electronic/digital’ reserve currency. Technology to the rescue.

Business as Usual?:  World needs to end risky reliance on U.S. dollar. Calls for the world’s central banks to join together in creating their own replacement ‘electronic/digital’ reserve currency. Reuters•August 23, 2019 JACKSON HOLE, Wyo., Aug 23 (Reuters) – Bank of England Governor Mark Carney took aim at […]

Business as Usual?: The Push To Kill Cash in 2020. There is that year again!!! World calls for digital currencies. Governments can’t control you if you carry ‘cash.’

Business as Usual?:  The Push To Kill Cash in 2020. – Next Up Is Australia. There is that year again!!! World calls for digital currencies. Governments can control you if you carry ‘cash.’ PNW.  August 26, 2019. The supposed coordination of governments and tech companies to create a […]