Google claims that the new functionality not only makes it easier for consumers to complete their purchases, but it's also more secure. How? The merchants themselves never get access to the full the full credit card number, which means that sensitive account information isn't stored on multiple merchant Websites. Google Wallet Objects APIThe company also announced it will allow Google Wallet users to include any loyalty card in their Google Wallet. Previous implementations of Google Wallet have been limited in the loyalty cards that could be added to the digital wallet. Now consumers can add loyalty cards and other items into the wallet, including tickets.
The capability is similar to what Apple has introduced as part of its Passbook capability, surface case for apple iphone 6 and 6s - black/gold But Google's Hazlehurst says it goes a bit further, Google is also offering an API for developers to make signing up for those loyalty cards easier, It will also give brands that use the API to develop functionality into their mobile apps the ability to leverage other Google services to make redeeming offers or pushing offers to consumers easier, Specifically, this might mean using geofencing technology to know when a customer is in the vicinity and sending him a special offer..
The Surface Pro is a leap forward from the Surface RT, which was limited in power and in scope, with access to only the apps built specifically for the Windows RT environment. The Surface Pro is powered by a Core i5 processor, and can run all Windows software like any Windows laptop. It also includes a Surface Pen for taking handwritten notes or drawing. In the CNET review of the Surface Pro, Scott Stein said, "The Surface Pro's gutsy design successfully reinvents the Windows 8 laptop by cramming an ultrabook experience into the body of a 10-inch tablet."The Surface Pro will be available in 64GB and 128GB configurations. Official pricing is set at AU$999 for the 64GB model and AU$1099 for the 128GB model, but it may appear for less on store shelves. There are no accessories included. The Surface Pro is at its best with a Type Cover (AU$149.99) or a Touch Cover (AU$139.99).
The launch comes four months after the US release of the Surface Pro, and there are rumours of new, smaller Surface designs on the way, Of course, we may find that any next-generation version of the Surface will face a similar delay in local release, surface case for apple iphone 6 and 6s - black/gold The Surface Pro will be available online via the Microsoft Store, as well as in-store at JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman, Microsoft has announced that it will finally release its Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet to the Australian market on 30 May at an entry price of AU$999..
Microsoft has announced that it will finally release its Surface Pro Windows 8 tablet to the Australian market on 30 May at an entry price of AU$999. In a post to the Microsoft Australia blog, Ben Tan, corporate communications manager at Microsoft Australia, announced that the Surface Pro with Windows 8 Pro will hit stores on 30 May. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.