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Man pays more than $23,000 for breakfast after AliPay typo

China’s e-commerce behemoth Alibaba Group, which operates the nation’s huge AliPay mobile payment service, has come under fire for not asking a user to double check a transaction when he reportedly paid 147,258 yuan (US$23,105) to the owner of a breakfast stall in Zhengzhou in central China’s Henan province. The hawker at the stall selling breakfast was […]