Google Pay Now Available on Gmail for iOS
The process works like the existing Google Pay features for Gmail on the web. Select the dollar sign ($) near the attachment area, and Google will pull up the peer-to-peer payment platform. Choose an amount and a card linked to the Google Pay account, then send to any email address. The recipient will get instructions on how to retrieve the funds.
Google recently unveiled new web browser extensions for Google Pay, making it easy to shop on a computer using the mobile wallet. This option is available for Safari, Apple’s web browser, which means iPhone users can also utilize Google Pay to make purchases online.
The only catch with this setup is cards cannot be linked on an Apple device. If someone wants to add a credit card to their Google Pay account, they must do so from their computer or from an Android device. Once the card is linked, it will be available on Apple-supported versions of Google Pay.
The Gmail for iOS update also includes the option to “snooze” emails. Users can select snooze if they want to read or respond to a message at a later time.