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Android Apps

Google brings Wallet to the cloud, offers increased credit card options and security

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Upon its initial debut, Google Wallet had a few shortcomings that might have prevented it from really taking off.  In particular, Google Wallet was limited in its payment options and its security was less than…

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Android Apps

Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE update fixes Google Wallet problem and squashes various other bugs

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The HTC EVO 4G LTE has had a few hiccups since the device launched in May, he most notable being a non-functioning Google Wallet. Users had trouble using their phones to make payments or access their reward infor…

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Android News

Pinkberry becomes latest SingleTap partner of Google Wallet

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Google just announced on its blog that the wildly popular frozen yogurt shop, Pinkberry, has joined its Google Wallet network of merchants offering its SingleTap payment option. In addition, owners of the S…

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Android News

Isis will challenge Google Wallet for NFC mobile payment supremacy in mid 2012, adds 3 new banks

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Only one mobile payment solution is likely to flourish in the United States, and Isis – the joint venture between AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon – wants to be the one. And though Google Wallet has…

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Finance

Google restores Google Wallet prepaid cards, other vulnerability still in play

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After discovering that Google Wallet is susceptible to a simple exploit that removes a user’s PIN and exposes funds to prepaid cards, Google disabled the ability to add money to a prepaid Google Wallet c…

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Finance

Google responds to Google Wallet hacking claim, points out the obvious

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A security company announced yesterday that it has discovered a “significant vulnerability in the Google Wallet mobile phone payment system.” The company found that a Wallet PIN is susceptibl…

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Finance

Google Wallet appears in Android Market workaround for AT&T and Verizon Galaxy Nexus, T-Mobile Nexus S

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Hey now! It looks like Google, or the mystery magical app fairies, managed to get Google Wallet into the Android Market for more Nexus devices. Previously, Google Wallet was viewable in the Android Market only…

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Google

Verizon Galaxy Nexus will not support Google Wallet [The Death of "Pure Google" Experience]

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That “Pure Google” moniker that has been applied to Nexus devices will take another hit when the Galaxy Nexus is finally released on Verizon. Whenever that is. Google has confirmed to ComputerWo…

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Android News

Google Wallet counts NJ Transit as its first transportation partner

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The New Jersey Transit Corporation has announced that it will begin accepting Google Wallet for payments at select locations. Rather than have mass transit riders rely strictly on cash and credit cards, NJ Tr…

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Finance

U.S. shoppers geek out over Google Wallet…will Brits do the same? [Video]

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I’ve read a lot about Google Wallet today. Earlier this morning, I saw a report from a research company, reprinted by The Telegraph, that claims most consumers in the UK are fearful of near field communic…

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Android Apps

Google Wallet gets updated, brings in-app offers and UI enhancements

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Google Wallet has gotten an update (to version number 1.0-R33v4) which brings in some much needed improvements. The update includes a better UI for the transaction detail screen, and a number of other small…

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Android Apps

Google Shopper update adds +1 and pamper feature

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Today, Google has given us another update to Google Shopper that brings some interesting features to the application. The new update enhances the user experience for those shopping obsessed in finding the b…

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Android App Reviews

Google Wallet: When you use it, strangers will call it pimpin’ [App Reviews]

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It’s no secret that Google Wallet has been hyped up since the beginning of the year, to then only be amplified with the release of the Nexus S 4G. Well, I am here to tell you Google Wallet is worth every bit of t…

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Android News

HTC, Samsung, and Motorola join ISIS, an NFC rival to Google Wallet

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Google Wallet is Google’s shot at introducing near field communications to the world. It’s currently available only in the Nexus S, only on Sprint, and only with a Mastercard. Even with VisaR…

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Lifestyle

Google Wallet available for Nexus S 4G, shows signs that it will actually be worth a damn

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Google Wallet is officially available beginning today. While the NFC-based mobile payment solution has been in testing in a handful of cities in the United States, the Wallet app is now rolling out to all Sprin…

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