Speculation about the future of Square is growing after the mobile payments startup was forced to pour cold water on a Wall Street Journal report claiming that, facing growing losses and a shrinking cash pile, it has been in talks about a possible sale to Google.
Square, the company enabling sellers to start, run, and grow their business, has hired Alyssa Henry to lead engineering for the company.
Sellers should never miss a sale. We're building tools so sellers can accept any form of payment their customers want to use.
Today Square launched its software partner platform, collaborating with third parties to build new applications that complement Square's suite of business services. The launch extends Works with Square, a program launched earlier this year to connect customers with more tools for their businesses.
Today, Square launched a complete point of sale and suite of business tools in Spanish for the growing number of Latino sellers across the United States.
Square is testing a mobile app which lets users order and pay for food from participating restaurants before picking it up.
Sellers use Square for far more than accepting payments: They manage their point of sale with Square Register, run loyalty programs and promotions for customers, and access important analytics that help them make better business decisions.
Today, in partnership with AIDS organization (RED), Square debuted a Special Edition SQUA(RED) Reader, bringing the color red to the company's hardware products and enabling local sellers and their customers to play a role in one of the greatest challenges of our time - the fight to end AIDS.
Square Cash today introduced a new feature that enables anyone to request money from an individual or group in seconds.
Square and Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ: WFM) are partnering to make shopping faster and more convenient with new on-the-go purchasing options.
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