Facedeals automatically registers your face when you enter a venue, checkin you in and sending you customized coupons based on your previous ‘Likes’, making your check-in process much more seamless.

Once users download the app and validate their profile online then the facial recognition will automatically log when someone enters a participating venue, checks them in and sends them an offer via SMS based on preferences gleaned from their Facebook history.


Why I’m Curious: The scheme has already come under fire from people predicting a wide-scale reluctance in cameras actively scanning faces on entrance to any shop, bar or club. With the later generation of more digitally accepting millennials it will be interesting to see whether the desire for seamless coupon redemption will outweigh this reluctance.  


Share your thoughts.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s