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Google said that more than 20,000 US merchants—including Macy's, Subway, American Eagle, Jamba Juice, CVS, and Walgreens—are already set up to work with Google Wallet, which functions with the PayPass systems that many merchants already have in their stores. Users don't even have to open up the Google Wallet app in order to pay, either; if they've already chosen which cards they want to use, they can simply tap the phone on the PayPass terminal.
http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/news/...let-offers.ars

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Edited by excoracer - 5/26/11 at 12:16pm
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I don't get it. What does this do that PayPal doesn't?
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You won't need any other cards. It's purely from your phone.
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I don't get it. What does this do that PayPal doesn't?
You can use it in real stores.
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