Mom-and-pop shops can accept next-gen credit cards early next year -- and avoid the cost of credit card fraud.
The online retailer introduces a card reader that could help it learn more about consumer shopping habits in stores.
Staples is poised to start selling a $10 "Amazon Card Reader," according to documents obtained by 9to5Mac.
Square recently released an improved, redesigned card reader. Current Square users will need to request a new one.
The new device is 45 percent thinner than the current model, and does away with wires and an internal battery. It should work much better, the company said.
Square, the company that turns your phone into a credit card reader, has widened the availability of its point-of-sale and inventory app.
For ANZ, the future of banking is clearly tied to smartphones, with the bank announcing a new mobile wallet for consumers, NFC-compatible ATMs in the pipeline and a mobile card reader for businesses.
The social networking service popular among teens jumps into the mobile payments market.
Startup plans to use the funds to meet demand for its iPad point-of-sale platform for retailers, restaurants and grocery stores.
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