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'Pulse Wallet' Lets You Pay by Scanning Your Veins

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January 10, 2014
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A new, revolutionary technology, allows customers to pay for things using their veins. It works by using a biometric palm reader to save your credit card information with your veins. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has the details.


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Pulse Wallet Lets Users Pay by Scanning Veins

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Buzz60 (Jan. 10, 2014) — A new technology allows customers to pay for things using their veins. It works by using a biometric palm reader to save your credit card information with your veins. Andrew Dymburt (@CantPinTheDym) has the details.
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Using Twitter to Predict Unemployment

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FORA.tv (Oct. 2, 2013) — Using Twitter to Predict Unemployment Social Data Week - Mandarin Oriental New York Can social data protect populations and improve human well-being? UN Global Pulse is an innovation initiative of the Executive Office of the United Nations Secretary-General tasked with using data technologies to monitor the impacts of global crisis, improve policy and detect human vulnerabilities. Global Pulse's Robert Kirkpatrick will talk about how social data is transforming communities, improving global readiness and impacting social and public policy for governments and aid organizations around the world.
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A Multi Function Grocery Shopping App

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Howdini (Oct. 24, 2013) — Quick! Where is your grocery list written? Maybe on note pads, scraps of paper, or even your palm. Personal tech expert Carely Knobloch reviews GroceryIQ, a website and app that lets you store and share your list, so it's always in the palm of your hand, and not on it.
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Vein Scanning The Handy Way to Pay

Vein Scanning The Handy Way to Pay

Reuters - Business Video Online (June 12, 2014) — A new biometric system of payment where shoppers pay for goods with a scan of the veins in their hand, has been launched in Sweden. The Quixter biometric device is being used at bars and restaurants on the campus of Lund University where it's proving to be a popular alternative to cash and credit cards. Jim Drury went to see Quixter in action. Video provided by Reuters
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