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Google Pay for Web receives some redesign

July 10, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Google Pay started rolling out for web back in May. The service is receiving its first update as of this week, unlike the mobile app available on Android that is always getting better. The update consists of some redesign with new material design as seen in other Google apps and services. Everything is more rounded, which shouldn’t be surprising, and the experience is more consumer-friendly.

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Google Pay gains support for PayPal Mastercards

July 2, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Google Pay has gained support many have been wanting to see since the early days of Android Pay. Google’s payment service present on most Android smartphones with built-in NFC, now supports PayPal Mastercards thanks to Synchrony. Here’s what you need to know.

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Google Pay support is arriving on web

May 4, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Earlier this year, Android Pay was re-branded as Google Pay. This was one of many re-brands Google had done earlier in the year, and when first announced, we were told the change would be rolled out over the coming months across all platforms. The Android Pay app had been completely revamped with Google Pay everywhere and a new layout encompassing Chrome payment information, new features, and everything in the Android Pay app. It took some time, but the name change is finally [Read More]

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Google Pay adds support for transit tickets starting in Las Vegas

March 21, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Android Pay recently became Google Pay, and Google Pay is already getting better with support for transit tickets. Google is thinking up more ways to increase user adoption of its payment service, and where better to start than transit ticket support. This is beginning in Las Vegas, but support will grow to more cities and transit systems with time.

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Google Pay is the new Android Pay, app gets complete overhaul

February 20, 2018 Doug Demagistris

During CES 2018, Google announced that Android Pay would merge with Google Wallet and be phased into Google Pay. The branding change has been occurring in bits and pieces over recent weeks, but has now gone into full effect just about everywhere. This includes the Android Pay application, which has been updated with a complete overhaul including a new user interface and Google Pay as the name.

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Weekly Poll: Do you make mobile payments?

January 20, 2018 Doug Demagistris

Let’s talk mobile payments. Most mid-range and high-end smartphones today are boarded with NFC. NFC is the technology that allows for making mobile payments. This was a feature that really became popular in 2015 and 2016, but is now overshadowed by bezel-less designs and fancy digital assistants. Is being able to make mobile payments still an important feature to you?

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