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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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
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
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.