Contactless donation in cafes help feed children around the world

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Contactless payment in the UK has increased over 300 percent in the last year, and much of that is due to the sheer ease of the transaction. Now, Mary Meals UK — a charity that raises money to feed some of the world's hungriest children — has partnered with Earnest Labs to create the Lunchbox, a contactless donation box that they hope will facilitate an increase in monetary donations by upgrading the old-fashioned change bucket. The Lunchbox is an NFC enabled box that will be installed in cafes across the country. To make a donation, customers simply tap their card…

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