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Alibaba affiliate’s purchase of U.S.-based biometric security startup could help users pay with their eyes

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
yeVerify, the startup acquired by Ant Financial, has developed technology that uses the vein patterns of eyeballs as a form of verification.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.