Tag: Google Wallet

European Android developers left unpaid and angry

In what seems to be a massive oversight on Google's part, developers from all over Europe are reporting that their expected Android Market/Google Play...

Juniper predicts NFC payments to hit $74 billion by 2015

Do you have Near Field Communication (NFC) built into your device? Probably not. But that doesn't really matter, because the future of smartphones has...

Reuters: App developers will soon be forced to use Google Wallet for in-app payments

Disturbing news out of Reuters' business division: reports are coming in that Google is telling major Android Market/Google Play developers to adopt Google Wallet...

Google Wallet now displays warnings for rooted phones

Oh boy. After taking considerable heat from the privacy and security community over cracks in Google Wallet, the company updated the NFC payment app...

Android applications flaw can allow photo access

Ever wonder if the photos you snapped with your Android device were safe from others to see? Well, I'm sure you hadn't considered it,...

Google pushes security fixes for Wallet, Google+, and Authenticator

A few weeks back, a Google Wallet vulnerability was found making both rooted and untampered devices with the application vulnerable to hackers. The crack...

Google has disabled use of your prepaid card via Google Wallet

As previously covered, your Google Wallet PIN can now be compromised on any device - rooted or not. Wallet Cracker, an application developed by...

Surprise: you don’t need root to break into Google Wallet after all

So there's some considerable hubbub surrounding Google Wallet at the moment, after an independent security researcher was able to create a rooted app that bypasses the PIN lock...

Google responds to Wallet root vulnerability: don’t use Google Wallet

You've probably already seen the recently exposed vulnerability in the Google Wallet app which potential thieves to steal your PIN code if you're running a rooted...

Google Wallet PIN can be compromised on rooted Android devices

When progressing through a Google Wallet transaction via NFC, the system requires the user to input his/her PIN to follow through with their transaction....

Google Wallet officially available for download on AT&T’s Android Market

Those of you with a Samsung Nexus S or Galaxy Nexus using an AT&T SIM card are now able to download Google Wallet straight...

Google Wallet port for Galaxy Nexus needs no rooting

We heard not long ago that one of the reasons the Galaxy Nexus was delayed for a while was some sort of conflict between...