Isis Says Move Over Google Wallet
Isis: Mobile Wallet will be launching this summer, as a DIRECT competitor against Google’s Wallet. Unfortunately this initial launch will only be available in two premiere cities: Austin, Texas and Salt Lake City, Utah. This service will be backed by carriers, Verizon, AT&T, and T-Mobile, unlike Wallet which is only backed by Sprint. Also Isis will have hundreds of places to use the service.
Here are a list of places to not use your Wallet or the app:
National: Aéropostale, The Coca-Cola Company, Champs Sports, Dillard’s, Foot Locker, Jamba Juice and Macy’s.
Austin: 34th Street Café, ABC Home & Commercial Services, Austin Diamond District, Ben White Florist, Book People, Brodie Park Market, Chez Remy La Sandwicherie, Dogadillo, DoubleDave’s Pizzaworks, Downtown Burgers, Elbe Body, Iron Works, milk + honey spa, Rosemary’s Catering, Round Rock Express, Texenza Coffee, Touch of Sass, Twin Liquors and University Co-Op.
Salt Lake City: Barbacoa Mexican Grill, Bohme, Cactus and Tropicals, Caputo’s, Deseret Book, Eborn Books, Great Harvest Bread Company, JMR, Lola Bella, Maverik, McKay Diamonds, Mini’s Cupcakes, Oakridge Country Club – private club for members, PGi Services, Salt Lake Running Company, Sugar House Coffee, Supersonic Car Wash, Utah Transit Authority, Utah Woolen Mills, Weller Book Works, Zagg and The Larry H. Miller Group, including All-Star Catering, Energy Solutions Arena, Fanzz, Larry H. Miller Megaplex, Larry H. Miller Automotive, Miller Motorsports Park, Salt Lake Bees, Spring Mobile Ballpark and Utah Jazz.
Isis is also shoving the use of discount cards and being able to use all major credit cards, not just Mastercard, in Google’s face. Google does have the honor of saying that it will give you a free 10$ at activation… hope that sways all of you After launch which service will you be using?