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Old 07-08-2007, 05:08 PM   #1
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AP: Restaurants test table card readers

Restaurants test table card readers - Yahoo! News


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Old 07-08-2007, 05:32 PM   #2
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We have been in Great Britain about once a year for the last several years and it is standard procedure, no one takes your card from the table and disappears. Everythiing is done at the table.

Having had a credit card number of ours used by some thief we thought it was a great idea. Fortunately we were able to correct that theft fairly easily, but we have friends who had a terrible time after someone got their number.

Crooks will find other ways to get the numbers but this seems like a great idea to me to make it harder for them.

There really was no down side to the process that we could discern.
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