Peter Chisnall is the country manager for MasterCard New Zealand. In his previous role at the MasterCard office in Melbourne, he played a key role in rolling out MasterCard’s latest digital wallet technology, MasterPass. The Register found out what innovations it can offer.
Kiwi consumers are feeling a whole lot better about the economy than their Australian neighbours across the ditch, MasterCard reports. However, New Zealand may just look good in comparison to Australia’s dire situation, as BNZ is reporting a grimmer outlook.
Soon, your face will be useful for more than just looking pretty. MasterCard is developing a new programme that lets you approve online purchases with a simple blink of the eye.
A MasterCard survey of New Zealanders’ shopping habits found two thirds of Kiwis are open to the idea of using a digital wallet online, but 43 percent need more information before they’d consider using one.