Mobile Payments The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Mobile Payments en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:27:00 GMT PayPal Unit Reportedly in Talks to Accept Bitcoin It's only a matter of time before eBay subsidiary Braintree begins accepting Bitcoin payments, but eBay and PayPal won’t, at least not initially. Fri, 15 Aug 2014 17:27:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow 9 Things Small Businesses Should Know About Amazon's New Mobile Payments Reader Amazon officially entered the mobile payments race today. Here's a helpful roundup of the most important details small-business merchants should brush up on before making the leap. Wed, 13 Aug 2014 18:34:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Why You Need to Start Accepting Mobile Payments Now How embracing this convenient, easy-to-adopt growing checkout practice can expand and enhance your customer service, right from your smartphone or tablet. Wed, 06 Aug 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader If the rumors are true, the nation's largest online retailer could give Square and PayPal a run for their money. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:34:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Bitcoin in 10 Years: 4 Predictions From SecondMarket's Barry Silbert In Silbert's crystal ball, the cryptocurrency will be accepted by every e-commerce website and force money-transfer giants like Western Union and MoneyGram to close up shop. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 21:10:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow McDonald's Is Testing an App That Lets Customers Order Ahead Can fast food get faster? McDonald's is trying to speed up with tech, testing a new order-ahead and payment app in Georgia. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:03:00 GMT Kate Taylor A Beginner's Guide to Owning Bitcoin All the basics you need to know to (legally) score your first Bitcoin. Proceed with caution. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 19:34:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Apple May Welcome Bitcoin Transaction Apps. Or Not. Apple has officially addressed 'virtual currency' in its App Store guidelines, but it's still too early to cry victory for Bitcoin. Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:15:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Google to Accept PayPal Payments in the Play Store The move gives Android users another option besides Google’s own Wallet service to make mobile purchases. Fri, 16 May 2014 16:08:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Nerds Rejoice. Google Glass and Bitcoin, Together at Last. The best of both worlds. Have your Google Glass and pay for stuff in Bitcoin too. All you have to do is nod. Well, sort of. Fri, 16 May 2014 15:47:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Square Now Lets You Issue Partial Refunds The mobile payments company announced several new updates, including partial refunds and a new night-shift mode for overnight sales reports. Thu, 15 May 2014 19:39:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Google Hangout: The Best Apps and Tech Tools to Supercharge Your Small Business Join us for an exciting live Hangout roundtable on May 14, when we chat with three leading entrepreneurship experts about the top apps and tech solutions for optimizing your productivity and your small business operations. Mon, 12 May 2014 14:45:00 GMT Kim Lachance Shandrow Square Unveils 'Offline Mode' and Inventory Tracking Features The mobile payments company announced today an offline function, an inventory tracker and a pre-order tool. Tue, 29 Apr 2014 13:00:00 GMT Geoff Weiss Rumors Swirl That Square Is for Sale The mobile-payments company founded by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has reportedly been talking to suitors about selling itself. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 14:27:00 GMT Catherine Clifford Square IPO Postponed Indefinitely The company is said to have run into problems with at least one key projection of future performance. Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:56:00 GMT Katie Roof The Worst Mistake for Small Businesses to Continue in 2014 What is the one sure thing to turn away modern customers? Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:00:00 GMT Gene Marks eBay to Buy Online Payment Services Startup Braintree for $800 Million Acquisition aimed at expanding and accelerating PayPal's mobile payments business Thu, 26 Sep 2013 14:20:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin Richard Branson Invests in a Startup That No One Understands Yet Stealth startup Clinkle announced Branson would be added to the long list of investors banking on its mysterious product being a grand slam. Thu, 26 Sep 2013 13:22:00 GMT Andrea Huspeni PayPal Updates iPhone, Android Apps to Make Transactions Smoother and Faster The revamped app comes with more payment options and social features, among others. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:01:00 GMT Katherine Gray Could Facebook's New Mobile Purchase Platform Be a PayPal Competitor? This new service might be just a way for the social network to learn more about users' shopping habits. Fri, 16 Aug 2013 19:30:00 GMT Katherine Gray