The Put on OS app will get up to date forward of the arrival of latest performance, later this yr

Google’s complicated method to all issues wireless-payment and card-management is hopefully beginning to type itself out, and most not too long ago that is taken the type of the large push again in the direction of Google Pockets branding. Earlier this week we noticed Pockets taking the place of Pay on the telephones of customers in lots of nations, and right now we get phrase of the identical transition hitting Put on OS.

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Smartwatch customers will see the G Pay icon changed with Pockets’s titular pockets. Fictionally we’re not choosing up on any variations right here, and the app seems the identical as at all times — there’s even the identical G Pay brand up high.

Again at I/O 2022, when Google was laying out its grasp plan for Pockets, there was a lot of large speak about function parity between the Put on OS and smartphone editions of the app — although the corporate did sound prefer it was attempting to mood our expectations on the time. Certainly, in its announcement right now Google confirms that any further performance remains to be ready for a future launch — at the least we get a little bit of a timeline, knowledgeable to search for progress earlier than the top of 2022. That ought to embody not simply assist for extra varieties of digital content material, but in addition a geographical enlargement of Waller for Put on OS to customers in additional nations.


Along with the supply of Pockets on Put on OS, right now Google additionally appears to be pushing its Pockets modifications to plenty extra Android telephones world wide.