Free AppleCare with each new iMac 5K or Mac Pro purchase: Apple Price Guides updated Nov 19th (exclusive coupons)

Topic: Square

Square begins taking preorders for new chip card readers for iPhone, iPad

11/12/2014, 01:11 pm

As the U.S. credit card industry prepares for an upcoming switch to new cards with secure EMV chips, popular transaction provider Square is preparing to help retailers through the change, and is now accepting preorders for its new chip card-compatible readers.

22 comments

iOS apps Square & IFTTT launch automation tie-up for merchants

07/24/2014, 09:07 am

Small businesses using Square's popular iPhone- and iPad-connected credit card readers now have a new way to connect the payments system to their other business processes, as Square and IFTTT on Thursday unveiled a new Square channel for the web automation service.

2 comments

Apple 'considered' buying mobile payment firm Square, but Google deal seen as more likely

04/09/2014, 09:04 am

Both Apple and Google have reportedly had internal discussions about making respective offers to buy mobile payment company Square, though Google is seen as the more likely of the two to actually go through with a purchase.

126 comments

Whole Foods to roll out iPad-based Square Stands

02/11/2014, 07:02 pm

Payments services company Square on Tuesday announced a new partnership with Whole Foods Market that will see the rollout of iPad-based Square Stands at select grocery store locations nationwide.

22 comments

Square launches 'Market,' an e-commerce portal for local businesses

06/26/2013, 12:06 pm

Having already seen success by letting iPad and iPhone users process credit card payments on their devices, Square has rolled out Square Market, a new e-commerce portal that will bring it into competition with the likes of Amazon and eBay.

1 comments

Square shows off new hardware stand that turns iPad into a register

05/14/2013, 01:05 pm

Mobile payment processor Square on Tuesday revealed a new hardware accessory for Apple's iPad: the Square Stand, which turns the popular tablet into a register capable of accepting credit card payments.

36 comments

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

02/20/2013, 03:02 pm

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.

36 comments

Square deal with Starbucks highlights Apple's push to deliver Passbook in iOS 6

08/08/2012, 02:08 pm

The partnership announced between Starbucks and credit card processing service Square underscores the potential demand for mobile device payments, lending some light into why Apple is promoting its new Passbook app as a key feature in iOS 6.

32 comments