This week, the world’s largest international exhibition dedicated to information and telecommunication technologies CeBIT, held in Germany, Alibaba CEO Jack Ma concluded by presenting one of the new ideas. This payment system, which is used to confirm payments is not your password or even your fingerprint. Payment occurs after facial recognition. So, the creators believe will achieve a high degree of safety. According Recode, Jack Ma wants to put this project into practice by 2017.
On stage, he found among the goods published by Alibaba, souvenir stamp by clicking on the “buy”, made with the camera on your phone self and thereby confirmed the purchase. “Online payments always involve a number of difficulties. You forget your password and worry about the confidentiality of your data. Today, we demonstrate a new technology that allows in the future people will pay for their purchases online. ” Ma also said that the face recognition system will work in conjunction with the payment system Alipay, of which the company said this week.
The truth while the main question is the following: “How does the system understand where your face, and where, for example, cut paper downloaded from the site of the media image of the famous person?” I want to believe that the company will respond to the issue before the start massive theft of funds from personal accounts.
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