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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 Overhauls Its Marketing to Bag Larger Retailers

Square Overhauls Its Marketing to Bag Larger Retailers

by December 10, 2013 at 10:10 am 0 comments

Square may have unveiled a new, sleeker reader yesterday, but the real news is that the company today changed its marketing approach to attract larger retailers. The shift can be seen in the company’s relaunch of its site today to give greater prominence to its online marketplace, Square Market. The tagline onRead 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

Video: Square Gift Cards

by December 10, 2012 at 8:41 am 0 comments

Square is expanding its wallet product by offering Square Gift Cards — digital gift certificates for “anyone, anytime, right from your phone.” Watch the video below.