Amazon: Let Whole Foods shoppers pay with a wave

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Amazon: Let Whole Foods shoppers pay with a wave

Amazon: Let Whole Foods shoppers pay with a wave

  • Amazon is testing a new biometric payment system
  • It will let Amazon Prime customers take a scan of their hands at Whole Foods and then link the data to a credit or debit card
  • Customers can then check out by waving their hands past a scanner
  • The technology is being tested by staffers at vending machines at Amazon’s New York offices
  • Amazon engineers are still tweaking the technology in an effort to improve accuracy
  • Amazon has been experimenting with another payment option at its Go stores