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Google Wallet Gets New Time-Saving Features

Released last May, Google Wallet supports both the Google prepaid card and many eligible Citi MasterCards with PayPass.

The virtual wallet makes online and in-store purchases faster and more convenient by storing users' credit card information on their phones. According to Google, the app saves users time and money by enabling them to make purchases simply by tapping their phone on a card reader.

At Google I/O, the company unveiled a new “Save to the Wallet” feature for its app. This new feature will allow users to save coupons and other offers to their phones, via Google Wallet, and then use them later at the time of purchase. For now, this new API only works at select locations, but Google plans on making it available to more companies in the future.



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