Once the Fire phone went down in flames, there was little need for Amazon to jump into the mobile payment game.
The purported deal may cost Google less than $100 million, according to TechCrunch.
The company quietly announced its killing Google Wallet transactions for digital goods.
Apple Pay isn't just making payments easier for iPhone users; it's giving a boost to Google's own mobile payments service.
CurrentC wants to go head-to-head with Apple to become the mobile payment system of choice, but it's suffered a data breach of customer data before it’s even launched.
Payments were accepted at Apple Pay's launch on Monday, but appear to have been blocked by the retailer.
Amazon Wallet is just the latest service looking to help you pay for things on the go. But where does it fit in with the other major players looking to manage your digital wallet?
Amazon is preparing to do battle with Google for smartphone wallet app supremacy.