Square

  • Square gets serious about retail with the Stand now available in Australia

    Payment company Square has been in Australia for around 18 months now and says they’ve got tens of thousands of businesses using their service. Now they’re getting much more serious about helping retailers go digital with Point-of-sale systems. Today they’re introducing the Square Stand, which may not sound like...
  • Review: Square contactless + chip reader, turns your SMB into a big business

    Square is the company that simplified in-person payments. Their latest creation allows small businesses, like the weekend market stall, to sell their products to customers and offer every payment option the big guys have. With the Square contactless + chip reader, customers can tap and pay with Visa PayWave...
  • Melbourne-based startup SwiftHero, first to integrate Square in Australia

    Chances are you’ve heard of Square, the mobile payment processing company created by Twitter’s Co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey. The great news is that Square is now available in Australia thanks to the APIs to e-commerce and Point of Sale today being enabled for this region. The new ‘Build...
  • PayPal Here is here to compete with Square

    PayPal Here a mobile payments system, combining a hardware device that clips into your smart phone, along with an associate application. This turns your phone into a mobile credit card reader. PayPal Here is designed for small businesses and casual sellers to accept credit card and PayPal payments wherever...