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Now Verify Your Payment on Amazon with a Selfie

Now the online buyers on Amazon could verify their payment just with a selfie. Actually for an authentication purpose, the buyers will just have to capture a selfie. This will verify that you are a real human being. This step is considered to great from security point of view.

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The e-commerce company has filed a patent for this. It is said that the buyers would be asked to perform this action at the time of payment confirmation.

As per reports, this would be a great treat for the online customers, as some customers have the habit of storing their password in phone (as they cannot memorize it). With this, the chances of their password getting stolen, increases. Anyone could use your phone and steal the password.

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On the other hand, using a simple selfie, the customer can always feel free to confirm the payment, without having to enter those long passwords or mugging them up.

Thus, online shopping on Amazon is about to bring good news for the customers. Further, this amazing technology will determine whether or not the camera was used by that specific customer.

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Google also launched similar type of app allowing customer to pay for goods using their face. One major difference that lies between Amazon and Google technology, is that Amazon offers the technology to the let the customers buy things online; while, Google will let the customers buy products through physical locations.


No More Expensive Online Shopping on Amazon, Flipkart in UP

Now, there will be no more expensive online shopping on Amazon, Flipkart and other platforms. The residents of Uttar Pradesh will not be able to order products exceeding Rs. 5000. Actually, these e-commerce companies are facing some tax issues set by the state government.

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Thus, the companies are forced to stop shipping for expensive products to the residents of UP.

Six months ago, the government made it compulsory for the online buyers to note down the number of the vehicle shipping the product from outside the state. It was also asked to file VAT declaration. This has thus, virtually ended the online shopping for expensive items.

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Due to this, the companies are facing huge losses as they are unable to ship the products to their customers, because of the tax imposition and seizing such products coming from outside the state.

The customers are also unhappy, as they are unable to purchase some of their valuable products.

But, the companies are on their way to find out a solution for this.

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Many companies are planning to open warehouses in Uttar Pradesh. This way the products will be delivered within the state and tax will be imposed on the product delivery.