Google Wallet launched, brings NFC payments to smartphones

Shawn Knight

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Google has launched Google Wallet today, an Android app that turns your smartphone into a mobile payment system. The company announced the service in May and partnered with Citi, MasterCard,…

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Rasta211

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In Japan, you just wave your phone over the scanning device and your good to go. The people I saw doing it didn't even open their phone. This is great technology.
 

MilwaukeeMike

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gars said:
Rasta211 said:
...This is great technology.
this is great target for hackers
You know... if we'd been doing this for years and the new technology was a cell network where you could make regular phone calls from your electronic payment device you'd say the exact same thing.