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About Visa, Mastercard, Google and other Wallets

Google wallet in cloud for mobile and contactless payments

Google and other mobile Wallets expanding Latest visa news Until last month; “All the devices certified by Visa host the Visa payWave app on a secure SIM card and feature Near Field Communication technology.” Now; “List of mobile products that have been found compliant by Visa.” – NEW; Phones with embedded Secure Element in Visa’s …

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Samsung Galaxy Victory + nfc

NFC enabled Samsung galaxy victory LTE at Sprint

NFC enabled Samsung Galaxy Victory Samsung Galaxy Victory™ 4G LTE at Sprint USA. This budget smartphone took me by surprise. NFC chip and enabled for Google Wallet, but he didn’t appear in Mastercard’s or Visa’s list with approved phones .. ? A bit strange. Update; He’s in the list, Mastercard was a little late updating …

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Turkcell MaxiPRO5

Huawei Turkcell Maxipro5 with nfc chip

Turkcell MaxiPRO5 with nfc chip Turkcell announced the launch of another own-branded T-Series NFC enabled handset. The TurkCell MaxiPRO5 is made by Huawei. This is the Huawei U8860 Honor. (Turkcell likes doing business in China.) The MaxiPRO5 is equipped with Android O.S. 4.0.3, it has a 4 inch touch screen, a 1.4GHz Qualcomm processor, 512MB …

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Turkcell MaxiPLUS5 + nfc

Turkcell Maxiplus5 NFC enabled handset from ZTE

Turkcell MaxiPLUS5 nfc enabled handset The Turkcell Maxiplus5 + nfc is made by ZTE. The Maxiplus5 is the fourth handset enabled for Cep-T Cüzdan, Turkcell’s nfc enabled mobile wallet. Certified as a MasterCard PayPass compatible SWP Handset, and waiting for Visa payWave certification (july ’12) More info about participating banks, contactless toll collection and ordering …

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Google, ISIS and soon Sprint ‘s “Touch” NFC Mobile Wallet ?

Google ISIS Touch NFC Mobile Wallet

Sprint to launch “Touch” NFC Mobile Wallet in Q3 2012 ? According to NFC Times, Sprint plans to launch its own NFC Mobile wallet later this year. Sprint is the only U.S. mobile carrier partnering with Google Wallet … The NFC Mobile wallet “Touch” is likely to support both NFC and cloud-based applications. Sprint is …

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HTC One X / X+ / XL

htc one X nfc enabled handset

HTC One X / X+ / XL + NFC The HTC One X / XL (L means LTE support) supports NFC and will be compatible with Google Wallet. HTC’s flagship smartphone has amazing specs. (see X+ specs below) COOL ! simultaneous HD video and photo shooting with a dual-shutter 8 Mp camera! The video interface …

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Google Wallet on Nexus S and Galaxy Nexus with a fix

Update; jan.’13, found at androidforums.com, seems important; “This is a warning to ALL USERS who have currently set up their Google Wallet account to work with their phone, wether on Stock or 3rd party ROMS. MAKE SURE that you reset the accounts inside the Google Wallet Application before you go into your ClockworkMod Recovery or …

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Nexus S gets Google Wallet via Android 2.3.7 update

The Google Nexus S Phones of Sprint can be updated to Android 2.3.7. While other Android users are just getting 2.3.4, the Nexus S 4G is ready for Android 2.3.7 which has been recently released by Google. To take advantage of the Android 2.3.7 update, all you have to do is update your NFC Phone …

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Google Wallet launched on Sprint

Google Wallet launched on Sprint “In May we announced Google Wallet—an app that makes your phone your wallet—with Citi, MasterCard, Sprint and First Data. With Google Wallet, you can tap, pay and save using your phone and near field communication (NFC). We’ve been testing it extensively, and today we’re releasing the first version of the …

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Google Wallet doesn’t work with NFC stickers

Google Wallet doesn’t work with NFC stickers Despite earlier reports, NFC stickers are not a quick fix to make any phone work with Google Wallet. Theoretically, these stickers would add NFC support to non-NFC devices. Google Wallet, is an Android app that lets you tap your phone against a payment terminal and immediately pay for …

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