On Thursday Walmart announced a payment system of its own that uses barcodes and it doesn't look too clumsy.
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On the surface, it looked like the kind of scenario that net neutrality advocates had long feared: a big incumbent carrier using its network to snuff out apps that compete with its own services. However, Verizon is insisting that this isn't the case.
You didn't think PayPal was going to let Google Wallet have the NFC mobile payment market all to itself, did you?
With Google Wallet initially working exclusively on Sprint's network, Verizon has decided to strike a deal with a company called Payfone to make its own mobile payment service.
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