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Nearly 9 in 10 Germans would use fingerprint scan for cashless transactions - survey

Tuesday 26 February 2019 | 08:21 CET | News
Almost half (45%) would have their iris scanned to authorize a transaction, compared to 38 percent in 2018. Three out of ten (28%) would pay through face recognition, while only 5 percent of the respondents would not use those measures to pay.

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Companies: Bitkom
Countries: Germany
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