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    Tip.ly uses face recognition to let users leave tips with their phone

    Tip.ly

    Startup Tip.ly has launched Face Tips, a service that lets users tip service workers by simply taking a photo of the server’s face with a mobile phone.

    The recipient then has fourteen days to log in to the service using any camera-equipped device to submit their photo and bank details to safely collect their payment.

    “Gone are the days of worrying about having enough cash before flying out on a business trip, getting your hair cut or valeting your car on date night,” the startup says. “With Tip.ly you can tip anyone, anywhere simply by taking a picture of their smiling face.”

    A video shows how the service works:

     

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