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Google Wallet Coming to 10 New Sprint Phones Google Wallet Coming to 10 New Sprint Phones

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, Google Wallet’s Vice President Osama Bedier stated that Sprint/Nextel would receive ten new phones that support said Google app this year. Bedier, speaking at the “Mobile Money: Delivering Innovative Mobile Payment …

Google Wallet Restores Prepaid Card Use After Issuing Fixes Google Wallet Restores Prepaid Card Use After Issuing Fixes

After temporarily disabling the provisioning of prepaid cards, the Google Wallet team has reinstated the use prepaid cards after issuing a few security fixes. In an update to the blog post that originally announced Google’s decision to flip the off …

Google Wallet Security Issue Addressed Google Wallet Security Issue Addressed

Users have raised security concerns with Google Wallet of late, but Google is assuring users it is perfectly safe to use your credit card with. Osama Bedier, Vice President of Google Wallet and Payments, wrote a blog post late Friday …

Google Wallet Hacked By Researchers!!! Google Wallet Hacked By Researchers!!!
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Researchers have been working with Google Wallet, and yesterday they outlined a complex way to crack Wallet’s PIN. This leaves the funds connected to the number vulnerable to theft. The researchers report that the hack job doesn’t require any special …

Google Wallet On Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S (AT&T), According to Reports Google Wallet On Galaxy Nexus, Nexus S (AT&T), According to Reports

Several reports have come out indicating that AT&T has quietly begun allowing users of the Galaxy Nexus and Galaxy S NFC-enabled smartphones to download Google Wallet. Slashgear reports that the download requires that an AT&T SIM be loaded into the …

Hack Brings Google Wallet to Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus Hack Brings Google Wallet to Verizon’s Galaxy Nexus

When the Samsung Galaxy Nexus launched on Verizon’s network late last week, it did so without Google Wallet, Google’s much anticipated mobile payment platform. Verizon blocked the app on the device, citing vague security concerns about the platform’s integration with …

Google Wallet Not Secure Enough, Says Digital Forensics Firm Google Wallet Not Secure Enough, Says Digital Forensics Firm
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In September Google released their new Google Wallet, an Android app designed to take advantage of the near-field communication technology that is present in an increasing number of Android-based smartphones. The app stores usernames, passwords, and credit card data in …

Galaxy Nexus Won’t Get Google Wallet, At Least Right Away Galaxy Nexus Won’t Get Google Wallet, At Least Right Away
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Update: 9to5Google is sharing a new statement from Verizon: Recent reports that Verizon is blocking Google Wallet on our devices are false. Verizon does not block applications. Google Wallet is different from other widely-available m-commerce services. Google Wallet does not …

Google Checkout Dropped for Google Wallet Google Checkout Dropped for Google Wallet
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Google Wallet Adds Featured Offers, More Partners Live Google Wallet Adds Featured Offers, More Partners Live
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Google Wallet officially launched about a month ago on the Sprint Nexus S 4G. Today, Google announced that more Google Wallet Merchants are now live. American Eagle Outfitters, The Container Store, Foot Locker, Guess, Jamba Juice, Macy’s, OfficeMax and Toys …

Steve Jobs Song Created With Only Apple Sounds, Plus More iPhone 4S Siri Fun Steve Jobs Song Created With Only Apple Sounds, Plus More iPhone 4S Siri Fun

Today’s video round-up is mostly Steve Jobs and Siri-related, but there are also a couple Google-related videos worth watching, and well as one from Sophos on identity theft. View more daily video round-ups here. A song created as a tribute …

Google Wallet Launches (Officially) Google Wallet Launches (Officially)
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Update: Google has now gone ahead and officially announced the launch of Google Wallet, complete with another video. Google VP of Payments Osama Bedier writes: We’ve been testing it extensively, and today we’re releasing the first version of the app …

Google Buys DailyDeal Google Buys DailyDeal
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While others in the space seem to have scaled back a bit in the daily deals department (see Facebook and Yelp), Google continues to amp up its efforts. Since news that Facebook was ending its Deals offering (though keeping check-in …

George Costanza, Google Wallet, Nanoparticles & A Guy In A Wing Suit George Costanza, Google Wallet, Nanoparticles & A Guy In A Wing Suit
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We’ve got an interesting mix of videos today. If you haven’t seen our other video round-ups from this week, you can find them at: 09/16 09/15 09/14 Microsoft may have tapped Jerry Seinfeld for an ad campaign in the past, …

AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile To Reportedly Put $100 Million More Into Isis AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile To Reportedly Put $100 Million More Into Isis

Back in November, we told you about a joint venture between AT&T and Verizon Wireless (it also includes T-Mobile, which AT&T is trying to acquire) on a mobile payments network. The offering, called Isis, allows users to pay for purchases …

Google to Integrate Google Offers with Google Wallet and Google+ Google to Integrate Google Offers with Google Wallet and Google+

Sooner or later, you’re probably going to see many of Google’s new products much more heavily integrated with other existing Google products, as well as with each other. Google+ is already integrated with Google properties by the simple fact that …

Are You Ready to Pay Retailers with Your Phone? Are You Ready to Pay Retailers with Your Phone?
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Retrevo has released the results of a study, looking at the buzz surrounding Google Wallet, NFC, and new ways to pay for products in-store with a mobile device. The study finds 79% of people aren’t ready to start using their …

43 Things You Should Know About Google Wallet 43 Things You Should Know About Google Wallet
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This week, Google introduced Google Wallet, which could either be representative of the future of how we pay for things and organize our daily lives or a massive bust. Time will tell. In the meantime, we’ve compiled a great deal …

PayPal Sues Google Following Google Wallet Launch PayPal Sues Google Following Google Wallet Launch
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Google unveiled Google Wallet yesterday, and it’s already gotten the company a lawsuit. It comes from PayPal, and names two Google executives – Osama Bedier and Stephanie Tilenius, both of which used to work at eBay, and worked on extensively …

Google Wallet Aims to Turn Your Phone Into a Wallet Google Wallet Aims to Turn Your Phone Into a Wallet
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Google announced Google Wallet today. It’s an app aimed at turning your phone into your wallet. That’s exactly how Google puts it. More specifically, it lets you store credit cards, coupons, loyalty, and gift cards on your phone. Google says …