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Google Currently Accepting Invite Requests for an All New Google Wallet

by Brandon Russell | October 23, 2012October 23, 2012 7:00 am PST

Google is preparing to introduce an overhaul to its Wallet platform, and the Internet behemoth currently accepting invites to the mysterious project. Details are currently light, though there’s a possibility the technology could find its way to iOS and “other devices,” indicating Wallet will go multi-platform at some point.

As Gizmodo points out, the idea of Google Wallet on iOS could mean that the system won’t rely NFC, which has been a technology that has yet to fully take off among the industry. Apple has introduced an NFC-less solution of its own with Passbook, although that system is still reliant on users having their physical wallets on hand.

Has Google come up with a way to push Google Wallet forward? It would seem so. Perhaps we’ll learn more on Oct. 29.

[via Gizmodo]


Brandon Russell

Brandon Russell enjoys writing about technology and entertainment. When he's not watching Back to the Future, you can find him on a hike or watching...

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