Tag Archives: Google Wallet

Google Announces More Devices Compatible With Google Wallet, Only Sprint And US Cellular Devices

Google Wallet has been somewhat of an exclusive club, and there is nothing good about that. Not many devices support the service, and all the devices that do are exclusive to Sprint and some smaller carriers. Google Wallet has failed to expand, the biggest reason being the other three big carriers all supporting Isis mobile payment over Wallet. However,… Read more

Google Reportedly Dropping Plans For Physical Google Wallet Card

With Google I/O less than a week away, rumors surrounding possible Google announcements are now frequent enough to make your head spin. According to AllThingsD, Google will update its Wallet application next week, but has dropped plans to introduce a physical credit card to go along with it. The news includes word that the head of Google Wallet, Osama… Read more

How Long Will We Have To Wait Until NFC Goes Mainstream?

Ask almost any mobile tech savvy person about NFC and they can give you a pretty good answer. It’s short for Near Field Communication and allows devices to interact with each other by being in very close proximity. It can be used to transfer files or simply trigger things. The possibilities are incredibly vast with NFC and it makes me wonder, why isn’t… Read more

Rumored Google Shopping Express May Be Same-Day Delivery Service

If rumors are to be believed, Google is making its own same day delivery service called Google Shopping Express. Not unlike Amazon Prime, it’ll allow you to buy items and get them delivered extremely fast from physical stores. It would also be $10 to $15 cheaper than Amazon Prime, which is $79 a year. No store partners were mentioned yet. This… Read more

Google Wallet Updated With Improved UI And Bug Fixes

For those of you with a phone supported by Google Wallet (whether officially or unofficially, we don’t judge), the app has been updated so you should grab it off the Play Store. The update doesn’t include much, but does offer an improved user interface, stability fixes, and improved battery life. None of this is at all specific, but overall positive…. Read more

Verizon Explains Google Wallet Needs To Remove Secure NFC Access To Be Allowed On VZ Phones

Verizon has a history of blocking apps, like various tethering apps and Google Wallet. The FCC already cracked down on the former, but Wallet is still unusable on all Verizon devices (that is, without some modding). Verizon has responded to an FCC complaint explaining why they don’t allow Google Wallet on their phones. Their reasoning is that the app… Read more