Taiwanese Bank To Issue PayPass Watches

Taiwan-based Chinatrust Commercial Bank is issuing 3,000 watches that come embedded with a microchip and can be used to make payments through MasterCard International's contactless PayPass system. The watches are decorated with images of soccer balls and are part of a one-to-two month bank marketing effort tied to the World Cup football tournament, which begins in Germany on Friday....for more of the story from Card Technology