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Google Wallet app gets update includes “core system fixes”

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

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Google Wallet expanding to 10 additional Sprint devices in 2012

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

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Google Wallet vulnerability not just for rooted phones

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

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

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ShopSavvy follows Google, releases a wallet service

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

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

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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Verizon says “No Google Wallet for you!” – Verizon to block Google Wallet from Galaxy Nexus users

Let’s hope George Costanza isn’t a Verizon customer (or AT&T, or T-Mobile) otherwise he’ll be holding on to his overly obese wallet a bit longer. Surprise, surprise — apparently Verizon

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Google Wallet coming to vending machines around the country

Google’s single tap method of payment coming to snack machines in various markets.

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Google folds Checkout into Wallet

Google, hoping to lessen confusion among some of their brands and services, is folding Google Checkout into Google Wallet.  The move makes perfect sense to us as we expect to

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Gap Inc. announces Google Wallet support for 65+ Bay Area locations

Do you live in the San Francisco Bay area?  Do you own an Android smartphone with Google Wallet?  Terrific, this post is just for you!  Gap Inc. today announced that

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Google Wallet expands to additional merchants

With all the hype around Ice Cream Sandwich and the Galaxy Nexus, we overlooked a handful of other relevant newsworthy items.  Take for instance Google Wallet, which expanded to a

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NJ TRANSIT begins accepting Google Wallet payments for bus, train

Much has been made about the retail aspect of Google Wallet and how NFC will revolutionize payments at stores and restaurants. The idea of tapping your handset against a card

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Participating Subway Restaurants now Accepting Google Wallet Payments

Google Wallet might be a cool concept but it will remain a concept unless the majority of business starts to accept Google’s mobile payment method. Google partnered up with a

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XDA Hacks Google Wallet onto All Nexus S Devices

The guys over at XDA have done what we had hoped Google was going to do a few weeks back.  If you own a Nexus S handsets on T-Mobile or

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Google Wallet Rolls Out to All Sprint Nexus S 4G Phones; Visa, Discover and AmEx Climb Aboard

As expected, Google Wallet has begun its nationwide rollout today, expanding to all Nexus S 4G (Sprint) phones. As most of you know, the Wallet service lets users pay for