This is really cool! You don’t need to bring your credit cards or cash to purchase thing inside a mall. All you have to do is to bring your Google Wallet-enabled smartphone and “viola!”, instant purchase! It is really a big innovation of paying. Imagine this, hundreds of years ago humans are using coin which are then replaced or added by bills, then recently paying are done using plastic such as credit/debit cards and now, smartphones!
How does Google Wallet on smartphone work?
After filling your “real” shopping carts with items you’re planning to buy, look for these symbols at checkout:
|Google Wallet Step 1 of 2|
After that, tap your phone on the reader. There, your phone sends payment, and, at some merchants, offers and loyalty information.
|Google Wallet Step 2 of 2|
That was so simple
that even a child can do! If you want to see Google Wallet in action, watch the video below. (Shot at SF and NY.)
Will it be available here in the Philippines? Do you think Filipinos will need Google Wallet?