Jumio’s Credit Card Scanning Technology Pops Up in Travelocity’s Hotel Deals App

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http://techcrunch.com – Jumio, the computer vision startup backed by $32 million in funding from Andreessen Horowitz, Eduardo Saverin and others, is today announcing the first travel application to integrate its Netswipe technology. The app involved is the recently launched Hotel Deals by lastminute.com from Travelocity, which now allows users to hold up their credit card to their phone’s camera in order to pay at checkout. The feature reduces the checkout process to around 5 seconds, claims Jumio. The feature isn’t new, though – it’s just now being made official that it’s Jumio powering (IT news)