Google Check the technology giant’s service for online payment processing. Google Wallet a plat form for merchants to meet the demands of a multi-screen where consumers shop-in stores at their desks from their mobile devices.
Justin Lawyer senior product manager from Google Wallet announced via blog post that retailers can continue payments via Google Checkout until Nov 20
Last week Google I/O conference announced three upgrades in Wallet service.
Integrating with mail
Google Wallet users can now send payments as mail attachments no matter of any e-mail service. Now U.S. users get a chance to send funds quickly and securely to friends and family via Gmail for free until the bank account is linked to Google Wallet. U.S. residents can roll out this service from 18 or older.
Google Wallet Objects API
This tool allows users to add their membership cards, tickets for easy access via smart phone. This allows business to keep three things:
- Promote their products and services
- Update on Offers
- Making users for a loyal sign-up
Google Wallet Instant Buy
This is an android API from Google where it makes buying android apps fast and easy. Shoppers who regularly use Android apps can check out in few clicks that they do not have to manually enter their billing or shipping information. This date later send to developers in a secure way with user’s permission. Fraud transactions are been screened by Google Wallet purchase protection so merchants can offer safer shopping service.
The Transition from Checkout to Wallet for Retailers
Retailers who don’t own a payment processing will need to transit a different solution in next six months.
Justin Lawyer says we have partnered with Braintree, Shopify, Freshbooks to make things easier with discounted migration options. If you are a U.S. merchant not having payment processing you can prefer for Google Wallet Instant Buy which offers a fast buying experience.
The Transition for Google Play developers
Developers who use Google properties (Google Play, Chrome) to sell will automatically be transitioned to Google Wallet Merchant Centre in next few weeks
The Transition for shoppers
Lawyer said to opt for more secure transitions shoppers can use Google Wallet to make purchase on merchant apps and sites.“