Google is one of the most expensive brands of the world and its new apps always revolutionize the world. The main revenue generation of Google is due to the AdSence and Adwords but Google has now started giving different handy services to the users world wide. Google maps made everything easy and even in the deep Jungle one is able to find one’s way out.
Google then released a new service to potential and frequent flyers namely Google Flights. Here is now another awesome service for the users. The search giant had intended to launch an app named Google Wallet this may. Google also noted that the app will be available to the users this summer. So has the time come? Yes Google wallet has silently launched today, September 19, 2011.
Google Wallet is an app introduced by Google that allows the users to store credit cards, gift cards and loyalty cards and many other things and this help turning your smartphone into a wallet. This app was demonstrated by Google in a press conference in May 26, 2011. Presently only Nexus S 4G can have this app and this smartphone is currently available at Sprint only. Sprint is the telecom carrier in United States. More than 300,000 master cards merchant locations will be working with this Google Wallet service.
Many of the rumors were in the air about the exact date of the launch of this app by Google. Tech Crunch reported yesterday that Google Wallet is going to launch on September 19 on the behalf of the documentation released from Google to the Google Wallet Partners. Today’s morning at Peet’s Coffe shop in San Francisco, Gigaom posted a photo of module of Google Wallet payment which will allow the users of the app to swipe their smartphones to make different purchases.
Google has not yet announced the release officially but the resources says and the above news also tell that it has been launched silently. Anything from Google is expected but what is noticed today is that there is a bit upgrade in the official website of Google Wallet. In the previous months Google has been field testing the wallet service and it was expected to launch sometime in summer. Only Nexus S is the potential carrier currently but shortly Google will make it available to the other phones as well.
Among the other main partners of the service are Citi as issuing back, Sprint as the first mobile carrier and MasterCard as the initial payment network. All those merchants who are capable of accepting the Google Wallet service are American Eagle Outfitters, Bloomingdale, Foot Locker, Jamba Juice, Macy’s, RadioShack, Subway, Toys “R” Us, and Walgreens. For all those Android smartphone users who want to use the service have to get NFC Sticker that can be fixed to Android phones. these stickers will make the smartphones compatible with the Google Wallet.
What do you think about this Google’s new service of Google Wallet, Will it take the shopping and dining experience to a new level, will it be helpful to the users? Do not forget to share your views about this unofficially released service. We are very interested in knowing your interests.