In an e mail we simply won, Google introduced it's shutting down the Hands Free pilot, which has been lively since March of ultimate yr. Scheduled to close down on February 8, 2016, Hands Free
is used to be Google’s effort to get folks to pay with their smartphone inside of choose shops with out ever lifting a finger. For those who by no means heard of Hands Free or by no means used it, don’t fear, it used to be restricted to the South Bay (Bay Space, California) space.
As said via Google, “Primarily based on all of the sure comments, we’re now running to deliver the most productive of the Hands Free generation to much more folks and retail outlets. To center of attention our efforts, we’ll be shutting down the Hands Free app on February 8.”
As soon as Hands Free is close down, Google is going on to mention that your whole private knowledge shall be deleted, to be able to offer protection to your privateness.
Whilst it doesn’t seem that Google is last down Hands Free endlessly, and as an alternative is simply regrouping for what can be a larger release, the group encourages customers to proceed the use of Android Pay.
RIP for now, Hands Free.