Google Unites Payment Offerings As Google Pay

Google Combines Google Wallet and Android Pay to Launch Google Pay

Google is merging Android Pay with Google Wallet, introducing a unified payment service called Google Pay. Accordingly, merchants will need to change their signage, Google said. Using Android Pay, users are allowed to pay in shops and stores without a physical credit card.

"Google's branding of its payment products has grown increasingly confusing over the years".

Google rebrands yet another service.

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Senior VP of Fandango Mark Young said, "Google Pay provides a simple, intuitive option for Fandango customers to speed through checkout with just one tap".

For the time being, this is just a good old-fashioned rebranding operation for enhanced marketing cohesion purposes, but down the line, you can expect a lot "more" from Google Pay.

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Early adopters of the service include Airbnb, Dice, Fandango, HungryHouse, and Instacart. This move comes on the heels of the launch of Apple Pay Cash, a P-to-P system that operates within Apple's iMessage platform, and PayPal's expansion of Venmo into e-commerce, Crone noted.

More information about Google Pay can be found over here.

Google, in all its infinite wisdom, is yet to come up with a single, unified platform for payments.

Google's move also enables the e-commerce giant to integrate consumers' account credentials now stored separately in Chrome to Google Pay, noted Rick Oglesby, president of AZ Payments Group.

If you've ever paid for groceries with Android Pay, used Chrome to automatically fill in your payment info, or purchased an app on Google Play, then you've already experienced some of the ways Google helps you pay for things online and in stores.

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