Payments News

On The Web

nbsp;

Companies

Google is Rolling Out a Simplified Google Pay App for Android

“Google is rolling out a new update to the Google Pay app on Android that redesigns the mobile payments app. The new design strips the app of its lower bottom tab menu and moves all options to the hamburger menu (yes, Google’s shifting a focus on that after shifting away from hamburgers for the past […]
nbsp;

Companies

Google Pay starts testing NFC-based card payments in India

“Google Pay in India ( formerly Tez ) quickly rose in popularity to become almost synonymous with the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) — the very platform it’s based on. Last September, the company announced plans to expand beyond UPI payments to support tokenized cards, but nothing materialized even months after that initial teaser. It looks […]
nbsp;

Companies

Google is bringing TouchID payments to the desktop

“Google is working with payment processor Stripe to bring TouchID-authenticated payments to the web. The feature, which would prompt users to enroll their credit cards after they completed a normal purchase, is currently in Original Trail testing. After users are enrolled, they will be able to complete payments faster in the future by authenticating with […]
nbsp; nbsp;

Companies

Google Pay Is Now Available for 25 New Banks in 14 Countries

“Google Pay support is ever expanding among financial institutions, and that’s both the case in the US and the rest of the world . As such, we’ve compiled a list of the latest international banks that have added their credit and debit cards to Google’s contactless payment service, coming in at a total of 25 […]
nbsp;

On The Wires

nbsp; nbsp;

Companies

Bank of Ireland launches Google Pay for customers

“Bank of Ireland has launched the Bank’s first digital wallet, Google Pay, enabling customers to add personal debit, credit cards and business debit cards to the Google Pay digital wallet. Google Pay is a digital wallet platform and online payment system developed by Google to power in-app and tap-to-pay purchases on mobile devices. Bank of […]
nbsp;

Companies

Buy on Google Is Now Open and Commission-free

“Over the past few months, we’ve made significant changes to help businesses reach more consumers and help people find the best products, prices and places to buy online. We made it free for retailers to list products on Google Shopping in the U.S., and we brought these free listings to Search as well.    Today, […]
nbsp;

Companies

Investing in India’s Digital Future

“Editor’s note: Today at Google for India, Google CEO Sundar Pichai announced a $10 billion Google for India Digitization Fund to help accelerate India’s digital economy. Below is an edited transcript of his remarks. Watch the full event here .”