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BBC News – Has chip and pin had its day?

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Go to a cash machine in Japan or Poland and there’s a good chance you’ll find a finger-sized scanner next to the keypad.

The pattern of veins inside your finger is said to be more unique than your fingerprint, and is being heralded by some experts as a more secure alternative to the chip and pin (Personal Identification Number) card system currently favoured by British banks.

BBC News – Has chip and pin had its day?.

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This entry was posted on January 19, 2013 by in comment, ilike and tagged , , , , , , .
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