The PayPal vs. Square Battle: Who’s Your Money On?May 22, 2013After PayPal launched a program last week offering free transaction processing for merchants who switch to its point of sale card reader, Square hit back yesterday by announcing it will be offering a P2P payments service via email.
Unresolved Issues Swirl Around Securing Mobile PaymentsNovember 16, 2012While many mobile payments startups are using both traditional and nontraditional authentication methods, regulatory uncertainty still exists around liability for fraud attacks on customers using mobile payments.
Bank of America Vs. SquareNovember 13, 2012The Charlotte, N.C.-based institution became the first bank to offer its own mobile card reader.
Square Wallet Now Accepted at StarbucksNovember 08, 2012After the partnership between Square and Starbucks last summer, Starbucks customers can now pay for their coffee in-store with the Square Wallet.
VeriFone and Square Squabble Over Mobile Payment SecurityMarch 10, 2011VeriFone says Square's card reader can be easily turned into a skimming device; Square counters that its transactions are protected by banks' monitoring and fraud prevention technology. How much security is enough?