After years of brainstorming - Google finally has had the genius idea of unifying both these platforms under a single brand.
Indeed, Google notes that Google Pay is not an inherently new product, but rather a "new name and look for existing Google payment products".More news: Stars to walk Golden Globes red carpet with activists
This all-new Google Pay branding was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show 2018 event being held in Las Vegas. "Over the coming weeks, you'll see Google Pay online, in-store, and across Google products, as well as when you're paying friends", Pali Bhat, the VP of Product Management from Google's Payments teams said in a blog post.
"With Google Pay on Fandango, you can buy tickets easily 00 making checkout simpler than ever", says Pali Bhat, VP of product management, payments at Google. Also, the same changes are supposed to reflect in Google Tez UPI (Unified Payment Interface) app launched in India. That's not all, as entering the promo code "GooglePay2018" at the Fandango app checkout until January 18 and completing a movie ticket purchase using Google Pay will net you a cool $5 discount. Google Pay already works with sites like Airbnb, Dice, HungryHouse, Fandango, and more sites will likely add support in the coming future.
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