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11.23.15
Square's new reader arrives to accept mobile payments and chip cards
11.23.15

Square's new reader arrives to accept mobile payments and chip cards

Remember that NFC-friendly reader Square announced back in June? Starting today, 100 merchants are using it to accept Apple Play, Android Pay, chip cards and more.

By B. Steele,   11.23.15
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10.14.15
Square bets big on payments as it becomes a public company
10.14.15

Square bets big on payments as it becomes a public company

Square is growing up: the payment company has filed for an initial public stock offering.

By J. Fingas,   10.14.15
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07.30.14
Square's new chip card reader will make your payments more secure
07.30.14

Square's new chip card reader will make your payments more secure

There's a good reason you don't usually see Square readers outside of the US: they're built to rea...

By J. Fingas,   07.30.14
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05.12.14
Square's new app lets you pre-order food and drink before picking it up
05.12.14

Square's new app lets you pre-order food and drink before picking it up

Square is one of those apps you may have heard of, but have no idea what it does -- because it mos...

By S. Dent,   05.12.14
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04.29.14
Square introduces 'Pickup' for simple online purchases
04.29.14

Square introduces 'Pickup' for simple online purchases

Since its inception in 2009, that little white payment dongle has snuck into small businesses ever...

By C. Trout,   04.29.14
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05.20.13
Square Cash appears on invite-only site, lets you send money with an email
05.20.13

Square Cash appears on invite-only site, lets you send money with an email

Square's been venturing beyond those tiny credit card swipers as of late. Last week, the company i...

By Z. Honig,   05.20.13
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05.03.13
Square believes it can trump Foursquare in the local recommendations game
05.03.13

Square believes it can trump Foursquare in the local recommendations game

Square collects a lot of store info by virtue of its payment business, so you'd think it would be...

By J. Fingas,   05.03.13
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11.14.12
Square reaches $10 billion in payments per year, stays ahead of a growing pack
11.14.12

Square reaches $10 billion in payments per year, stays ahead of a growing pack

It was just this spring that Square had reached a grandiose $5 billion per year payment rate and c...

By J. Fingas,   11.14.12
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10.24.12
Square launches in Canada, streamlines payments on the world stage
10.24.12

Square launches in Canada, streamlines payments on the world stage

For all of Square's fast growth, it's been exclusively the domain of US shopkeeps; others had to s...

By J. Fingas,   10.24.12
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