Tag Archive: Square


Square begins rolling out new Apple Pay readers nationwide

You local coffee shop might finally start accepting Apply Pay this week, thanks to the official launch of Square’s new card readers that support NFC payments, as well as new chip-and-pin debit cards. Square is rolling out the new readers to 100 local business around the country, after revealing the new device at Apple’s Worldwide […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Instagram won’t force you to be square anymore

Instagram is no longer a photo sharing service just for squares. The company today announced that it will finally support portrait and landscape photos and videos with its latest updates on Android and iOS. Since making its debut five years ago, Instagram has only ever supported square images. To upload portrait or landscape snaps, you […][Read More…]

Apple unveils Beats 1 Times Square billboard

Apple Music is gearing up to take on Spotify and Pandora in less than seven days, and to get the word out, Apple has taken over New York City’s Time Square with a massive billboard promoting Beats 1 Radio. Taylor…Read more ›

Square Enix’s new apps are a dream come true for Final Fantasy nerds

It might be kind of hard to keep up with all of the Final Fantasy news that’s suddenly everywhere. We have a high-definition remake and an iOS port of PlayStation 1 classic role-playing game Final Fantasy VII in the works,…Read more ›

Apple Pay will work on Square registers starting in 2015

The launch of Apple Pay last month was seen by many as a possible deathblow to Square’s mobile payments service, but CEO Jack Dorsey told CNN today that he doesn’t view Apple Pay as a competitor at all. In fact,…Read more ›

Square Cash can now beam your friends money over Bluetooth

In the ultra-competitive world of mobile payments, Square Cash continues to set itself apart as the quickest and easiest way to send and receive money. Now money transfers are easier than ever. Thanks to a new feature called Nearby Payments,…Read more ›

Square plans to add Apple Pay and Bitcoin support to next register

Apple Pay is threatening to put mobile payments companies like Square and PayPal out of business when it launches next month, but according to Square co-founder Jack Dorsey, Apple Pay isn’t actually a threat to his company. Dorsey revealed yesterday…Read more ›

Square plans to add Apple Pay and Bitcoin support to next register

Apple Pay is threatening to put mobile payments companies like Square and PayPal out of business when it launches next month, but according to Square co-founder Jack Dorsey, Apple Pay isn’t actually a threat to his company. Dorsey revealed yesterday…Read more ›

Square reportedly turned down $3 billion offer from Apple

Apple put mobile wallet payment platforms like Google Wallet, Square and PayPal on notice this week with the reveal of Pay, but before Cupertino decided to launch its answer to the wallet, sources tell TechCrunch the company was eyeing an acquisition…Read more ›

Cash is but a text away with Square Cash 2.0

Splitting dinner checks with friends in the age of credit cards and no cash has become increasingly complex, but Square Cash for iOS just received a huge redesign and feature update today that makes paying back a buddy as easy…Read more ›