9 Mobile-Wallet Black Friday Moments
At the heart of many mobile wallets is a system for offering discounts, so these wallets seemed a natural fit for Black Friday shopping. Did they live up to their potential? (Image: ThinkStock)
One shopper slams Sprint's Black Friday deal for not including Google's mobile wallet.
...but had a hard time using Isis at several other merchants that were supposed to accept it.
Target is introducing a mobile-shopping system that lets users order products by scanning them in aisles with their phones. The products are then shipped to the shopper's home. (Image: Bloomberg News)
In one instance, a mobile payment with Apple's Passbook and the Starbucks app was the highlight of a consumer's day.
One shopper used Isis for her Thanksgiving shopping...
...and another shopper had much less of an appetite.
Bitcoin users had their own Black Friday earlier in the month. It attracted more buzz than actual spending. (Image: ThinkStock)
At the heart of many mobile wallets is a system for offering discounts, so these wallets seemed a natural fit for Black Friday shopping. Did they live up to their potential?
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