Category Archives: M POS

Microsoft deploy PayPal mobile payments

PayPal has joined forces with Microsoft to bring its PayPal Here hardware card readers to Windows devices, as well as develop EMV-compliant readers. The collaboration is aimed at small and midsize businesses (SMBs) and merchants looking to enahnce (more…)...
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Stripe banks $70m in fundraising

Online payments start-up Stripe on Monday closed a $70m fundraising round that has seen the company’s valuation double in less than a year to $3.5bn, as investors see promise in a group that is working with Apple, Facebook and Twitter (more…)...
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Square begins EMV chip-card reader launch

Mobile payments platform provider Square has made an EMV chip-card reader available to its customers. But rather than offering the reader for free, Square is charging customers $29 as part of a pre-sale, and it won’t ship until early 2015. Short (more…)...
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SumUp integrates Bitcoin payments through BitPay

SumUp has announced that it has integrated Bitcoin into its mPOS solution through BitPay, the world’s largest Bitcoin payment processor. The integration means that any bricks and mortar retailer can now easily accept Bitcoin payments. With SumUp’s streamlined checkout process, the customer simply confirms (more…)...
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First Data unveils Clover Mobile

First Data has unveiled Clover Mobile, a new mPOS business solution that brings new flexibility and versatility to the Clover family. Clover Mobile enables more personal consumer engagement for innovative small- to mid-sized businesses by taking the functionality of (more…)...
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Amazon launches mPOS

In a widely anticipated move, Amazon.com has unveiled a $10 mobile point of sale device (mPOS) and mobile app for brick-and-mortar businesses, marking the latest step by the US online retailer to expand its presence in the physical world. The move (more…)...
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Point of Sale (POS) forecast report

At 93% of total US retail dollar volume, the point of sale (POS) retail market towers above the online market and will continue to do so for years to come. But the growing popularity of the digital realm has fundamentally altered (more…)...
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Amazon Wallet

Amazon has quietly released a new Android and Fire Phone app, dubbed Amazon Wallet, which lets users scan cards with their phone and save them in the Amazon cloud, so they’re easily accessible when needed. Amazon’s first attempt at its own (more…)...
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MasterCard enable card payments in Vietnam

MasterCard and Sacombank have announced a partnership to MasterCard and Sacombank have announced a partnership to equip small merchants at the iconic Ben Thanh market in Vietnam with mobile Point of Sale (mPOS) terminals, enabling consumers to make card payments (more…)...
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