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Finally, it’s here. You will be able to use Android Pay in UK. The company has started rolling out Google Wallet’s re-vamped version in the United Kingdom ahead of the Google IO 2016. The service was originally unveiled in 2011 and utilized NFC mode to transfer payment data from an Android-based smartphone to a terminal i.e. contactless. The parent company of Google decided to update and revamp the service in September 2015 after the launch of Apple Pay in 2014. The re-branding was done with a robust business model with the help of a...
Android Pay has been in the United States for a while now. Perhaps, it would be better to add that Google’s payment system has been doing fairly good. The search engine behemoth is yet to debut in the markets of the United Kingdom. Earlier in March 2016, the company was planning to launch the service within a few months, but it seems Barclays has reportedly beaten the giant to market. Today, Barclays has announced that customers in the United Kingdom with a bank-issued credit or debit card will be able to use their phone to make co...