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
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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 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
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