CA-based Zoho Books has integrated its online accounting software and Square. Th3 ntegration greatly reduces the time spent by business owners on re-entering and reconciling their sales transactions in Zoho Books.
GoDaddy unveiled a product designed to make it easy for small businesses to create an e-commerce presence and sell products online. The new GoDaddy Online Store tracks products and orders, sets up payments, and integrates social features.
Atlanta-based Sionic Mobile’s ION Rewards app continues to gain traction. There are now nearly 40,000 retail and restaurant locations nationwide where users may now earn and spend IONs.
A new survey finds 93% of business owners are not planning on upgrading their existing terminals to be able to accept contactless NFC payment options.
SumUp has integrated Bitcoin into its mPOS solution through BitPay. The integration means that any bricks and mortar retailer can now easily accept Bitcoin payments. With SumUp’s streamlined checkout process, the customer simply confirms the amount with a single click on their smartphone after scanning a QR code or using NFC broadcast. For merchants, accepting Bitcoin payments means that issues with fraud concerns or credit card chargebacks are erased from the equation. After having launched a proprietary Chip & PIN terminal in its major European markets, SumUp is now building an open network by accepting different alternative payment options, such as Bitcoin and soon to follow Apple Pay.
Atlanta-based Bluefin Payment Systems has released Decryptx, a PCI-validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Solution.
UK-based SumUp has integrated Bitcoin into its mPOS solution through BitPay. The integration means that any bricks and mortar retailer can now easily accept Bitcoin payments.
Yodlee Interactive is enabling developers, entrepreneurs and Fortune 500 tech innovators to securely access transactional data via a set of APIs, announces it has selected its largest incubation class yet and is partnering with leading accelerators like Y Combinator.
Profits among the world’s largest payment card networks rose 4.4% in the third quarter (Q2/14), compared to one year ago. However, sequentially net income dipped by 5.1%, according to CardData.
The recent decision by CVS and Rite Aid to block contactless payments Apple Pay and Google Wallet in their stores may have incentivized litgation.
The 37 million Americans who carry AARP membership cards now have the capability to “swipe-and-save” at merchants. The newly issued cards are powered by InComm’s proprietary Enhanced Payment Platform.
Sweden’s Seamless snagged a top First Data executive to manage its expansion into the USA. Seamless is the company behind the mobile payment solution SEQR.