20 September 2011 - 7:52am | posted by | 0 comments

Google rolls out Google Wallet

Google Wallet has launched its long awaited digital wallet app, that allows people with a Near Field Communication (NFC) equipped smartphone (currently only the Sprint Nexus S 4G) to pay for goods and services.

The secure application stores credit card information so that transaction data can be transmitted to an equipped terminal over short distances.

Initially Citi and Mastercard will be supporting the service but consumers can also purchase goods after setting up a Google Prepaid card.

Rumours are currently swirling around Apple’s own plans for the technology with the launch of the iPhone 5 now imminent and expected to incorporate a NFC chip of its own.

Be the first to comment on this article: sign in or register.

Latest Projects from the Profile Hub

Retargeting on Facebook by the Numbers 2014

20/10/2014
Since the successful launch of retargeting in the News Feed...

Celebrate MOBO

17/10/2014
Event branding & promotion for Scottish Enterprise...

Journey to the Centre of the Earth!

17/10/2014
In September (2014), the Croatian National Tourist Board ...

Freia relaunch

17/10/2014
Norway’s leading chocolate brand Freia relaunches with a...

Daisy Marc Jacobs Tweet Shop

15/10/2014
Daisy Marc Jacobs and Cult London, social media agency,...