via core77: in Helsinki, you can now checkout at a store using biometrics. A Finnish company called Uniqul, whose logo is “Machine Inspired by Magic,” now claims that it has created “military grade” algorithms to ID individual faces. If all goes as planned, your keys, ID, credit card, bank card, and maybe even your entire wallet will become obsolete.
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