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Samsung Pay will add selfie payment - report

Monday 20 March 2017 | 14:05 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Samsung's upcoming flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S8, will use facial-recognition technology for mobile payments within months of release, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the matter, who said the move will make it stand out among competitor's such as Apple's iPhone. While previous Galaxy phones have allowed users to unlock their phones with facial recognition, the S8 would be the first to use the technology to verify financial payment applications.The smartphone, which will be unveiled later this month, will combine fingerprint, iris and facial detection to verify users

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