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Google Wallet app adds Orders feature for tracking in US and viewing past orders

Google Wallet app adds Orders feature for tracking in US and viewing past orders

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The Google Wallet app for iOS and Android has added a new feature that'll help you keep track of your purchases. Called Orders, the new feature auto-tracks your online orders and shows all your past orders in one place. You need to activate the feature... >>

Say cheese! Add credit and debit cards to Google Wallet for Android by snapping a pic

Say cheese! Add credit and debit cards to Google Wallet for Android by snapping a pic

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Not long after announcing that Google Wallet would have a physical Google Wallet Card, Google has updated its Google Wallet app for Android with the ability to add credit and debit cards just by taking a picture. Specifically, this new feature in Google... >>

Google Wallet goes physical with Google Wallet prepaid debit card

Google Wallet goes physical with Google Wallet prepaid debit card

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Google wants Google Wallet to work. In fact, it wants you to embrace using your smartphone to pay for stuff so much that it has launched physical Google Wallet prepaid cards. "Huh?" you may ask. It's as simple as this: Google thinks NFC and smartphones... >>

Google Wallet app arrives on the iPhone - without NFC requirement

Google Wallet app arrives on the iPhone - without NFC requirement

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Google has brought its Google Wallet app to the iPhone, minus NFC. Google released a substantial update to its Google Wallet for Android app this week, doing away with the long-time requirement of a handset needing NFC technology to download the app.... >>

Google Wallet for Android no longer requires a NFC-packing handset

Google Wallet for Android no longer requires a NFC-packing handset

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Google has released a substantial update to its Google Wallet for Android app, doing away with the long-time requirement of a handset needing NFC technology to download the app. Google Wallet is now available on Google Play for all Android phones running... >>

Samsung Wallet app lands in Google Play, as Google Wallet drops support for gift, loyalty cards

Samsung Wallet app lands in Google Play, as Google Wallet drops support for gift, loyalty cards

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The Samsung Wallet app originally launched as a beta for select users in the US, but now the app is publicly available in the US through Google Play. You’ll need a Galaxy S3, S4, Galaxy Note 1 or Note 2 to use the app and store things like boarding... >>

Google Wallet gets Gmail integration, lets you send money in email form

Google Wallet gets Gmail integration, lets you send money in email form

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After Google I/O, the Mountain View-based company has quietly announced Google Wallet integration within Gmail, allowing for a new way to send money to friends, family and co-workers. To send money, a Gmail address isn't required for the recipient, and... >>

Google Wallet now in the cloud as security improvements made

Google Wallet now in the cloud as security improvements made

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Google has introduced a cloud-based version of its Google Wallet app along with a number of improved security measures including remote disabling. The US-based app, which enables in-store and online payments with your mobile phone, now supports all major... >>

Best innovation 2011: Pocket-lint Awards contenders

Best innovation 2011: Pocket-lint Awards contenders

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Innovation is key to keeping technology interesting. It is a risky business coming up with something that goes against the grain or changes the way the average consumer views electronics but getting it right can result in serious big bucks as we saw with... >>

Visa Wallet to take on Google Wallet in 2012

Visa Wallet to take on Google Wallet in 2012

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Visa may have given Google its approval to use the company’s payment system for its Google Wallet service, but that doesn’t mean the company doesn’t have plans of its own. Steve Perry, commercial director for Visa Europe, has confirmed that Visa... >>