Biometrics-based payment system coming soon for Singapore school kids

Singapore-based Coolpay has customized its biometrics-based loyalty and payment solution, Touché, for the school environment. The customized solution, which eliminates the need for cash, cards, wearables, vouchers or smart wallets by allowing payment through just two fingers, will be an upcoming feature of the POSB Smart Buddy program to facilitate a simpler payment experience for students. Students register their two fingers once on the device and link it through the POSB Smart Buddy program to their parents’ bank account. The

New businesses adopt Touché biometrics-based loyalty and payment platform

Touché announced that twelve new establishments in Singapore have implemented its biometrics-based loyalty and payment platform. Manufactured in Singapore, Touché is a rectangular device comprised of a magnetic stripe reader, chip reader, and a 2.2-inch biometric fingerprint sensor that is certified and capable of multiple payment options. After an initial enrollment, customers can choose to pay either by scanning two fingers or with their physical credit cards. The device works over a wi-fi or 3G connection. Customers who have registered

Touché launches biometrics-based loyalty and payment platform

Touché released what it calls the world’s first biometric loyalty and payment platform, eliminating the need for physical payment or loyalty cards. Manufactured in Singapore, Touché is a rectangular device comprised of a magnetic stripe reader, chip reader, and a 2.2-inch biometric fingerprint sensor that is certified and capable of multiple payment options. According to the company, the fingerprint sensor delivers the highest resolution in the market to detect two fingers for efficient payments. After an initial enrollment, customers can