Post Tagged with: "Square Register"

Here’s What Google’s Doing to Counter Apple Pay

Here’s What Google’s Doing to Counter Apple Pay

by February 12, 2015 at 10:49 am 1 comment

In order to compete with Apple Pay, it appears that Google is going back to an idea that didn’t work for Square: allowing consumers to pay while leaving their phone in their pocket. According to The Information, the new system, currently being tested, is called Plaso (pronounced “Play-So”) and uses Bluetooth to authenticate aRead More

Square’s Commerce Solutions Could Boost Revenue

Square’s Commerce Solutions Could Boost Revenue

by July 3, 2014 at 2:24 pm 0 comments

With a number of other products and services geared towards helping small businesses, Square is developing many sources of potential revenue outside of payments.

Square Offers Cash Advances Based on Transaction Data

Square Offers Cash Advances Based on Transaction Data

by May 28, 2014 at 12:55 pm 0 comments

Square is using its data to give working capital to retailers. Square, the mobile payments startup launched by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey, has officially launched a new service where the company will use data from merchant transactions to offer cash advances to businesses. The loans will be paid back throughRead More

VIDEO: Square Explains Square Register in a Series of 14 New Videos

VIDEO: Square Explains Square Register in a Series of 14 New Videos

by July 9, 2013 at 11:03 am 1 comment

On July 1 Square launched a series of 14 animated videos explaining its Square Register app for merchants. The videos cover fees, compatible devices, how to sign up, how to download the software, how to key in payments, setting up the Square Stand, troubleshooting, and even the question, “What isRead More