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

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

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!!!

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

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

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

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

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 is shutting down Google Checkout in favor of Google Wallet. They’re billing the change as “building one wallet.” It makes sense when you think of it that way. Why have different payment platforms? Go with the one that you’re…
Google Wallet Adds Featured Offers, More Partners Live

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…