Google Wallet can do some pretty cool things, like store your loyalty cards — and we’re here to go through the process with you
Imagine you’re at the store — one of those stores that gives you some kind of financial incentive to carry around a loyalty card. But, in your frantic rush out the door, you forgot that little piece of plastic. Sure, maybe you could enter your phone number to get the same rewards [Read More...]
Archos has just announced its latest Android powered netbook for a very money-friendly price of $ 169! The netbook runs Android 4.2 Jelly Bean out of the box and is preinstalled with Office Suite Pro 6, so you can edit all your Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and PDF files with ease.
The netbook looks promising offering access to all Google services, including the Play Store and [Read More...]
Google has recently pushed an update to its Wallet app allowing users to use multiple Google accounts on Wallet. No major changes to the user interface have happened except for a new, “Cards and Accounts” which has been added to the slide out menu.
In order to change to a different account, just pull to the left and select the account you would like to [Read More...]
Falling in line with other recent Google app updates, Google Wallet is being updated today with a simple quick account switcher so you can access your various Wallet accounts easily. You’ll now have the option to switch between active Google Accounts from the slide-in panel on the left of the app — along with re-entering that account’s PIN — on the fly. A far cry from the previous version, which required you to wipe out the [Read More...]
Domino’s pizza has been a vanguard of mobile pizza ordering, what with their Android app that lets you order on the go — and now they’re going even more mobile with Google Wallet support. Announced this morning, the app has been updated to support payment via Google Wallet.
Domino’s Pizza on Monday announced that customers can now order and pay for their pizza using Google Wallet. The payment system has been integrated into the mobile ordering application for Android. What’s more, anyone who places an order of $ 10 or more using Google Wallet as the method of payment before June 15 will receive a free order of Domino’s new Specialty Chicken.
“This [Read More...]
Feature to be removed from device not running Android 4.4 or higher on April 14, 2014
Google Wallet’s tap and pay feature is soon to become a KitKat only affair. According to a message sent out to users with the feature enabled, but running a lower version of Android, the new, different technology used means older versions will not be able to support it, and support for the old method is being dropped.
In the latest version of Google Wallet a new feature has been introduced called Orders, which allows you to keep track of your online purchases. It’s available in the US only and requires Android version 4.0 or above but will notify you of the status of your orders and shows past orders all within the App.
Once you activate Orders in Google Wallet, you’ll be able to see any receipts sent to your Gmail right in the Google Wallet app. [Read More...]
Google Wallet, while most associated with NFC payments, is actually most-used as an online payment option competing with the likes of Amazon and PayPal. With today’s update to the Google Wallet app, purchases made with the service can now be tracked and managed right from the app. This was always possible (albeit in a basic way) from the Google Wallet website, but having it moved over to mobile has advantages.
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 susceptible to a brute [Read More...]