Why Mastercard’s new ‘smile to pay’ face recognition payment system could cause some big problems

- May 27, 2022 4 MIN READ

Mastercard’s “smile to pay” system, announced last week, is supposed to save time for customers at checkouts. It is being trialled in Brazil, with future pilots planned for the Middle East and Asia. The company argues touch-less technology will help speed up transaction times, shorten lines in shops, heighten security and improve hygiene in businesses.… Read more »