It seems the competition to be Mexico’s Square clone is heating up, with the makers of two Square-like products at each other’s throats — at least online. The Mexican mobile payments product Clip was recently featured on TechCrunch in a story referring to it as “Mexico’s Square Clone.” The storyRead More
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There is a profusion of dongles on the market to allow merchants or individuals to accept credit card payments with little differentiation from Square, but startup CardFlight’s offering seems to give more value to merchants and could be more appealing at an enterprise level than Square’s product. CardFlight allows customersRead More
Finally there’s a dongle for the chip and PIN set. Actually, it’s a bit big to be called a dongle. (Trust us, we know our dongles.) Milan, Italy-based JUSP has launched a device that plugs into a smartphone’s audio jack and can perform transactions with EMV-compliant or “chip and PIN”Read More
Dongles, dongles everywhere. Since the launch of Square’s lozenge-shaped credit card reader in 2010, dongles to process credit card transactions have proliferated with ecstatic abandon. Many are free. Many are odd-looking. Most are black. We’ve corralled a wide sampling of them here for your viewing pleasure. Have we missed aRead More