0
Wireless

Google Wallet is stronger without NFC

Thursday 26 September 2013 | 14:52 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Always wanted to know everything about the Dutch Telecoms market? Then the online Masterclass Introduction Dutch Telecom market is for you! Please enroll here!
Google has revamped the Google Wallet app. Although NFC is still supported, it's joined by the more conventional method of barcode scanning, making it more relevant in today's market. Google has also built an app for iOS and will integrate Google Wallet with other services, such as Gmail and Maps, both for consumers and merchants. Google Wallet was announced over two years ago but has only limited reach.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google / MetroPCS / PayPal / Sprint / T-Mobile USA / US Cellular / Verizon Wireless
Countries: United States
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

iPhone

,

NFC


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Springer CEO writes open letter to Google on dominance

Published 18 Apr 2014 12:20 CET | World
Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) has published a lengthy open letter, in English, from publishing company Axel Springer's CEO ...

Google adds online order tracking feature to Google Wallet

Published 13 Mar 2014 00:07 CET | United States
Google has introduced 'Orders', a new feature in the latest version of the Google Wallet app for Android and iOS. The capability ...

Google uses smartphone data to track store visits - report

Published 12 Nov 2013 07:46 CET | World
Google is beta-testing a program that leverages smartphone location data to track when consumers visit stores, DigiDay reports, ...

Google Wallet is sterker zonder NFC

Published 25 Sep 2013 14:23 CET | United States
Google heeft de Google Wallet app vernieuwd. Hij ondersteunt nog steeds NFC, maar biedt nu ook de meer conventionele optie om een ...

Google rolls new version of Google Wallet app

Published 18 Sep 2013 10:11 CET | United States
Google released a new version of the Google Wallet app, which is rolling out this week to all Android phones (version 2.3 and ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Harmonic Q3 2020
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2020
26 Oct Twilio Q3 2020
26 Oct CCW Europe 2020
27 Oct Akamai Technologies Q3 2020
27 Oct Megacable Q3 2020
27 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
27 Oct A10 Networks Q3 2020
27 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2020
27 Oct Siminn Q3 2020
27 Oct Sequans Communications Q3 2020
27 Oct Telefonica Brasil Q3 2020
28 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2020
28 Oct Equinix Q3 2020
28 Oct 8x8 fiscal Q2
28 Oct Ooredoo Q3 2020
28 Oct ZTE Q3 2020
28 Oct Belden Q3 2020
28 Oct Extreme Networks fiscal Q1
28 Oct KPN Q3 2020
28 Oct Telecoms World Asia 2020
28 Oct Cognizant Q3 2020
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telefonica Q3 2020
29 Oct Digital Realty Q3 2020
29 Oct Ribbon Communications Q3
29 Oct Fortinet Q3 2020
29 Oct Corning Q3 2020
29 Oct Spotify Q3 2020
29 Oct CyrusOne Q3 2020
::: More Calendar Items