A new type of dynamic credit card?

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This is very interesting…

Thanks Ben

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0 Responses to A new type of dynamic credit card?

  1. Scott says:

    The security features make me feel a lot better than when I started the article. Still doesn’t seem like it saves any room though. Less cards, but you have to carry the thing around all of the time. It’s like a battery pack for your credit card.
    I wonder how long it would be before someone starts hacking these.

  2. Derek Lidbom says:

    From what I understand, it’s very easy for someone who wants to (a waiter for example) to make a copy of your card with a cheap reader.

  3. Derek Lidbom says:

    And, now that I think about it, you might not even have to hack it to steal a card number…just grab someone else’s card and say it’s yours…

  4. Scott says:

    I think the finger print feature would curb that type of abuse.
    I have heard about those little card scanners waiters use though. That’s kind of crazy.

  5. Derek Lidbom says:

    Why would the fingerprint scanner keep me (the authorized user of this device) from stealing your card number?

  6. Scott says:

    Ok – I see what you mean.
    Yeah, not much stopping you there.
    Wired this month had a cool little article about identity theft. Scary.

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