Google Wallet: Prepaid cards discontinued

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Google Wallet users are now getting a warning to spend their Google Prepaid Card balance before October 17th at which point Google will be removing all prepaid cards from the Google Wallet App. After this date passes the only way to get your money back is to put in a refund at the Google ...

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IDs, loyalty cards, and third-party passes coming to Google Wallet

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Robin Dua, head of project management for Google Wallet, talked about some new features that Google Wallet users might see in the near future. Dua said that he wants Google Wallet users to have the ability to store gift cards, travel itinerary, receipts, tickets and much more. In a nutshell, ...

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Google Wallet now accepts all major credit cards, debit cards

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Google's latest announcement ensures their mobile payment option sees faster adoption.

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You can now hack your Galaxy S III to run Google Wallet

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Google Wallet is one of the services Google is offering to people with Android phones, but if you are on Verizon, then you are probably not lucky enough, even if you are using the Galaxy Nexus. Anyway, I once read somewhere that if there’s something that’s hard for a hacker, ...

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Virgin Mobile gets on Google Wallet bandwagon with $25 promo

A limited time promotion sweetens the deal for consumers looking to use the NFC payment option.

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Sprint officially taps Galaxy Nexus for April 22

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The Pure Google experience hits the Now Network for $199 in less than one week.

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Google re-evaluating Wallet strategy, may share revenue with carriers for higher adoption

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When it was announced, Google Wallet was a sensation. The convenience of paying with a smartphone represented a huge leap in the way we see and use technology. Sadly, the mobile payment service has not been very successful, and the search giant finds itself re-evaluating its strategy to improve ...

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Prepaid Card returns to Google Wallet along with $5 credit

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Google apologizes for the problems that plagued Prepaid Cards and wants to make it right. Here's $5 for the trouble!

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Google Wallet partners with Pinkberry, offers limited time discount

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Google Wallet today announced that they have added a new SingleTap partner, Pinkberry, and is celebrating with a limited-time offer.  Starting today, Google Wallet is accepted in 69 Pinkberry locations across the country, including in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco and ...

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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

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A software update has been issued for the Google Wallet Android application this week and includes “core Wallet system fixes” among the notes.  Unfortunately the reviews for this 1.1-R52v7 release indicate that prepaid card issues are still plaguing the app and users are still ...

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

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Vice president of Google Wallet and Payments, Osama Bedier, indicated this week that Sprint Nextel plans to expand Google Wallet support across “at least 10 additional phones” this, starting with the LG Viper.  Although Google is still in discussions with other carriers and hardware ...

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Google Wallet vulnerability not just for rooted phones

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It isn't just rooted users who need to keep a close eye on their Google Wallet.

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Google responds to Google Wallet security vulnerability

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Those with rooted handsets and Google Wallet are advised to take extra precaution.

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ShopSavvy follows Google, releases a wallet service

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If you’ve been interested in Google Wallet and other similar apps, Shopsavvy has just updated to version 5.0, and they’ve added a wallet feature to the already popular app. The name, however, is abit misleading because as Alexander Muse points out here, saying “Google Wallet ...

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Verizon on Google Wallet: “We don’t block apps”

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The carrier tells us that Google Wallet is unlike other m-commerce solutions and it may some time and effort before we see it.

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