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Scoutmob Attracts Investors and Partners by Saying It's Not a Daily Deals Company

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Scoutmob was able to attract $3.25 million in new funding and a major new payments partner, by pitching itself as a mobile company and not as a fledgling competitor in the daily deals space. The Atlanta-based company’s mobile app tries to be a resource to consumers, who are looking for...
Scoutmob Attracts Investors and Partners by Saying It's Not a Daily Deals Company

Visa, MasterCard acknowledge data breach

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Both Visa and MasterCard Friday are acknowledging a possible data breach of a payment-card processing company network that, once an investigation is completed, could show that sensitive data from cardholders was stolen and payment fraud committed due to the break-in....
Visa, MasterCard acknowledge data breach

With $8bn in payments processed annually, Square raises Series D funding from Citi Ventures, Starbucks and more

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Notifying investors and consumers of its recent Series D financing round — which includes Citi Ventures, Rizvi Traverse Management and Starbucks — mobile payment processing company Square announced today it is now processing more than $8 billion on an annual basis. This is a developing story, please refresh for updates....
With $8bn in payments processed annually, Square raises Series D funding from Citi Ventures, Starbucks and more

A Venti for Jack: Starbucks Pitches in on Square's $200M. Series D

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Dude is obsessed. (Photo: flickr.com/kevinkrejci) Everyone’s favorite credit card processing company has returned from its latest trip to the venture capital trough. Today Square announced a $200 million Series D, in a five-sentence blog post that could only be described as terse. Perhaps CEO Jack Dorsey is taking his emulation...
A Venti for Jack: Starbucks Pitches in on Square's $200M. Series D
Swipely raises another $12m from tiny Rhode Island

Apple quietly breaking up with Audience for Siri's noise filtering tech

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Apple may be using its own technology to boost Siri's noise filtering capabilities with the next version of the iPhone. Digital signal processing company Audience announced late Thursday that Apple was "unlikely" to use its noise suppression IP in its upcoming iPhone, though Audience's tech may remain in the...
Apple quietly breaking up with Audience for Siri's noise filtering tech
Corporate Censorship Reborn: Paypal Bans Erotic Fiction

Mobile Payments Price War Heats Up as Pay Anywhere Slashes Merchant Fees

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Pay Anywhere is continuing a year-long price war by dropping how much it charges merchants to use its credit-card processing service for smartphones. The company, which is backed by North American Bancard, a privately held credit card-processing company, launched its service about a year ago and is arguably less-known than others, such as Square,...
Mobile Payments Price War Heats Up as Pay Anywhere Slashes Merchant Fees
Google buys payment-processing company TxVia to 'accelerate' Google Wallet innovation

Famo.us, The Framework For Fast And Beautiful HTML5 Apps, Will Be Free Thanks To "Huge Hardware Vendor Interest"

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Famo.us, the Javascript framework designed for building crazy rich (yet super fast) interfaces in pure HTML5, is making two announcements out of the HTML5 Developer Conference in San Francisco this morning: the framework will be free to developers thanks to a few “huge hardware vendors” taking interest, and it’s getting...
Famo.us, The Framework For Fast And Beautiful HTML5 Apps, Will Be Free Thanks To "Huge Hardware Vendor Interest"

Square downsizes its management team as execs handling partnerships and international business leave

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Square has lost two executives in a move that sees their roles consolidated under a single individual. As reported by All Things D, and confirmed by the company, Vice President of Partnerships Alex Petrov and Vice President of International Alyssa Cutright have left the company, seeing their jobs move to...
Square downsizes its management team as execs handling partnerships and international business leave

Square introduces a flat monthly fee for small business credit card processing

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Business owners who are using the alternative credit card processing company Square get some good news today. According to a blog post, they can now choose between a fee per swipe or a flat fee per month with all swipes included. Not sure if it’s a good match for you?...
Square introduces a flat monthly fee for small business credit card processing

Video processor eyeIO releases 4K-capable StudioRes encoder

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Video processing company eyeIO has unveilled its second generation of video encoding technology. The new version includes a new option called StudioRes, which is capable of encoding 10-bit 4:2:2 H.264 video at a 4K resolution, as well as claims that it will encode video 45-percent faster than its previous incarnation.......
Video processor eyeIO releases 4K-capable StudioRes encoder
Startups: Braintree Seeks Online Payment Domination

Square launches iPad-driven 'Business in a Box' hardware for $299

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Mobile payment processing company Square announced on Wednesday its new "Business in a Box" ? a product meant to serve as a full point-of-sale system for physical retailers, allowing them to accept payments and perform analytics on their businesses from one device....
Square launches iPad-driven 'Business in a Box' hardware for $299

Why our Startup CEO of the Year thinks Portland is the next great startup city

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Elemental CEO Sam Blackman stands on the roof of the company HQ in downtown Portland with one of its big satellites. When we announced that Elemental’s Sam Blackman had won the Startup CEO of the Year award at last week’s GeekWire Awards, many of you likely had no idea who...
Why our Startup CEO of the Year thinks Portland is the next great startup city

Square to seek fresh capital at $4 billion valuation

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Square is looking to secure a fresh injection of venture capital funding, AllThingsD reports, and has set its valuation sights pretty high for this round. The payment processing company is eyeing a $4 billion valuation, which would amount to a quadrupling of its previous valuation from less than a year...
Square to seek fresh capital at $4 billion valuation
More than 79 banks breached, 50GB of data stolen, hacker claims

Square Debuts Monthly Pricing Option For Small Businesses With Zero Swiping Fees

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On the heels of announcing a mega-deal with Starbucks, mobile payments processing company Square is announcing another piece of key news—specialized, lower pricing per swipe for small businesses. Basically, Square is going to offer small businesses who make less than $250,000 per year the option of either paying the set...
Square Debuts Monthly Pricing Option For Small Businesses With Zero Swiping Fees
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