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With Square Stand, Jack Dorsey Brings High Design to the Point of Sale

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If you’re a business, Jack Dorsey wants to make your countertop look a whole lot better than it does right now. That’s, in part, the philosophy behind Square Stand, the payments startup’s new point-of-sale product unveiled on Tuesday morning. It’s sleek, it’s stark white like Square’s other hardware, it’s like...
With Square Stand, Jack Dorsey Brings High Design to the Point of Sale

The iPad POS system, coming soon to a restaurant near you

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A company called Lecere is working on an iPad Point-of-Sale system (POS != what you think). The system is compatible with the iPad and the iPod Touch and allows restaurants to add portable POS systems for under $2,000. Me, I’d worry about gankage and breakage, but it’s definitely something...
The iPad POS system, coming soon to a restaurant near you

Dwolla releases major API update to allow for integration with Passbook

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Peer-to-peer payment service Dwolla just released a major update to its API today to allow developers to better integrate the service with what they call “smart POS” systems, including Apple’s Passbook. With the release of the latest iOS and iPhone from the computer giant, Dwolla felt that it was time...
Dwolla releases major API update to allow for integration with Passbook

PayPal Partners With Discover To Bring In-Store Payments Platform To 7M Merchants In 2013

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PayPal has been steadily expanding its newly launched in-store payments platform to specific retailers, including Home Depot, Abercrombie and Fitch, JC Penney, Jamba Juice and a number of other retailers. But today, the payments giant is announcing a huge partnership which should help expand the presence of its payments platform...
PayPal Partners With Discover To Bring In-Store Payments Platform To 7M Merchants In 2013

PayPal targets Square with hardware trade-ins, waives fees through 2013

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After watching its rivals Square and Groupon play their hands earlier today, PayPal announced a program that allows merchants to trade in their old payment processing equipment in exchange for new hardware. The promotional offer features POS systems from ERPLY, Leaf, Leapset and the company's own PayPal Here. In...
PayPal targets Square with hardware trade-ins, waives fees through 2013
"Dexter" malware steals credit card data from point-of-sale terminals

BitCoin: Are we looking at a revolution?

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Tickets On Sale Now BitCoin’s roller coaster ride over the past few months has been well documented.  We watched Bitcoin’s meteoric rise in value from $33 at the end of February (then an all-time high) to a peak of nearly $266 on April...
BitCoin: Are we looking at a revolution?

Madrona bankrolls RewardLoop, a mobile loyalty rewards program

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Madrona Venture Group is heading north for its latest investment, leading a $1 million funding round in Vancouver, B.C.-based RewardLoop. This marks the second investment by Madrona in Vancouver in recent months, following its backing of online fashion startup Indochino. The RewardLoop system could replace the paper-based stamp cards that...
Madrona bankrolls RewardLoop, a mobile loyalty rewards program

Are Square and Dwolla Teaming Up to Disrupt Visa and Mastercard?

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Ben Milne, CEO of Dwolla. (Photo: Lanyrd) Visa and Mastercard have long dominated the retail payment business (afterall, when was the last time you saw someone flaunting a Discover card?). But now, New York-based Dwolla* and San Francisco-based Square may be collaborating to knock the two legacy institutions off their pedestal....
Are Square and Dwolla Teaming Up to Disrupt Visa and Mastercard?
Dine and dash: TGI Friday’s lets customers pay their tabs on iPhone and Android

Vend raises $6.5M for dongle-free point-of-sale solution

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Dongles may be leading the point-of-sale revolution, but software plays a role as well. Vend, a company that makes point-of-sale software, has raised $6.5 million to expand operations and develop the product. Vend’s technology integrates with existing systems like printers, cash drawers, and barcode scanners. Data is collected and stored...
Vend raises $6.5M for dongle-free point-of-sale solution
RewardLoop Raises $1M For QR Code-Enabled Loyalty Programs
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