Beginning these days, Google is rolling out Android Pay throughout Canada and into the telephones of our pals to the north. As surprising because it may well be that Canada hasn’t had Android Pay till nowadays, I feel I’m extra surprised that the picture above from Google doesn’t function poutine. Like, come on. It’s Canada, Google, the place’s the poutine? I would like poutine at this time and I’m in Oregon. Ignored alternative, tbh.
However yeah! Android Pay in Canada!
Google says that the highest banks could have get right of entry to “over the following a number of days” and that like in america, they’ll proceed so as to add extra over the years. To start out, taking part banks are “BMO Financial institution of Montreal, CIBC, Banque Nationale, Scotiabank, Desjardins, President’s Selection Monetary, ATB Monetary, and Canadian Tire Monetary Products and services in Canada, and pay as you go Scotiabank and Desjardins playing cards.” Additionally, VISA and MasterCard are supported instantly with American Categorical and Tangerine fortify coming this summer time.
As for the place you’ll have the ability to use Android Pay, Google thinks you’ll in finding “loads of hundreds” of retail outlets together with “Tim Hortons, Loblaws, Petro-Canada, McDonald’s, Indigo, Pizza Pizza, Sears Canada and in TELUS, Rogers, and Freedom Cellular retail retail outlets.” You’ll now in finding Android Pay in a few of your favourite apps as smartly.
Now, get in the market and faucet and pay.