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Hack Turns Square Reader Into A Credit Card Skimmer

08/03/2015,   One of the advantages to the Square Reader is that it turns devices into mobile payment stations, where you can swipe a credit card on the device and have it charge you like you would have expected from a regular credit card machine. However it...

Apple Pay Gets A Mobile Reader, Launches In The UK

06/08/2015, According to surveys conducted by research companies, one of the reasons some retailers are hesitant to adopt the Apple Pay standard is because they’d rather not have to deal with buying new equipment, especially if it unclear if it will be a worthwhile...

Square To Replace iPad With Its Own Android Tablet

02/11/2015, Square is a popular mobile payments service that lets businesses use devices like the iPad to process credit and debit card payments easily and securely. iPad-powered Square Registers are now common at places like coffee shops across the United States and...

Square Revels In $100M Sales In A Single Day

12/10/2014, It seems as though Square merchants over in the U.S. are experiencing some pretty good times – as Square has reported that U.S. merchants actually chalk up sales of up to $100 million – and all of it within a single day, now how about that? In...

Square’s Apple Pay Support Registers Arriving In 2015

11/23/2014, There are several different payment methods available at the moment, such as Square which many thought would be competing against Apple Pay. However as you might recall, Square decided to embrace Apple Pay and announced that they were planning on building...

Square’s Updated Reader Accepts Chip Cards

11/12/2014, Square is a payments company which also makes mobile card readers which can be used to swipe cards and accept payments using smartphones and tablets. The existing credit card reader from Square isn’t capable of accepting chip cards, otherwise known...

Square Building Registers To Support Apple Pay

09/23/2014, When it comes to mobile payments, there are several different solutions in the market today, with Apple Pay being the latest, so safe to say that many companies are trying to vie for space in an attempt to become the standard of mobile payments. Well it...

Square Rumored To Have Declined Apple’s Bid Of $3 Billion

09/12/2014, Earlier this year there were rumors that Apple and Google were thinking about acquiring Square, a payments company who had recently managed to raise another $100 million in funding. Given that we’re several months down the road from the original report...

Square Update Allows Money Transfer Through Text Messages

08/26/2014, Payments company Square today released a new version of its Cash app just in time for the Labor Day weekend and back to school season. The app has a basic purpose, send or request money. The aim is to make it easier for users to make payments faster and...

Square Acquires Caviar

08/04/2014, Earlier this year, we did bring you word that the folks over at Square themselves could very well be looking for a buyer, as the mobile credit card processing company is not doing too well where its balance sheets are concerned. Well, it seems that things...

Amazon Mobile Credit Card Reader Leaked

07/27/2014, It seems that a leaked internal Staples document points out that Amazon will have a mobile credit card reader rolled out in due time, with this particular model being produced by the folks over at Square, who have shown off a pretty proficient track...

Square Looks Out For Buyers

04/21/2014, Square, the mobile credit card processing company is currently going through financial difficulties, is on the lookout for someone to fork out enough money to take over the company. In fact, it seems as though Square has already been talking to a number...