Over the weekend while in Kansas City checking out Google Fiber, Dustin and I successfully rooted my Galaxy S3. More importantly, we were able to successfully load and run Google Wallet, which Verizon makes incredibly difficult. This video is a demo using it to pay for a breakfast sandwich. 

[Update: We’ve had quite a few requests for instructions on how to do this, so Dustin put some together on his Google+ page. “How to get Google Wallet on Your Galaxy S3 on Verizon”.]

As seen on Engadget, BGR, TechnoBuffalo, Phandroid, and DroidLife.

[Update #2] Do NOT update your app to the latest version of Google Wallet (the one that now lets you add any credit/debit card) as it will block you from launching the app altogether. Developing…