Mexico City – May 7, 2019 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) and Edenred (PA: EDEN) today announced the first regional test of biometric card technology in Mexico. The effort, focused on state benefits programs, features an embedded fingerprint sensor that provides an additional layer of security to conveniently verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. “The …
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The ultimate moment of shopping truth happens when we tap, dip, swipe or click and wait for approval. Nobody wants a decline—especially not a false one and especially not a false decline due to security measures put in place to protect you. This is scenario is more troubling to us than fraud losses. Because, when …
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Chances are you know someone who uses a fingerprint to unlock his or her mobile device or maybe you use the technology to pay for in-store purchases. That’s because fingerprint authentication – once the realm of science fiction and James Bond – is now a reality. This technology uses biometrics – in this case a …
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Fortune Favors the Bold: You 2.0

February 13, 2018 08:20

For the first few weeks of my life, I didn’t exist. At least, not in the eyes of the US government. I was born at home in a small town without a maternity ward. No one in our town hall knew the protocol for creating a birth certificate for a baby who’d been born without …
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The convergence of the digital and physical worlds is more than a MasterCard rally cry. It is in fact a fundamental shift that’s driving the Fourth Industrial Revolution or Industry 4.0, where automation, data exchange and manufacturing technologies are going to simplify our lives, drive better experiences and give us more time to focus on …
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