Revel Updates iPad Point of Sale to Add E-Commerce, Apple Pay
Merchants using Revel Systems' iPad point-of-sale software will now have the option to incorporate Web ordering into the system, and will also be able to accept Apple Pay when Apple's mobile wallet launches next month.
Chris Ciabarra, chief technology officer and co-founder of Revel.
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Flint's mobile app
Mobile payment provider Flint is adding team accounts to support the move beyond its roots as a vendor to micro merchants. more »
Square has raised $100 million in funding at a valuation of about $6 billion, according to Fortune, which attributed the news to market data source VCExperts.com more »
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If you can't beat them, join them — and join them fast. The other mobile wallets that already exist on Apple's ecosystem, such as LevelUp and Softcard (formerly Isis), are quickly working to integrate with Apple Pay and the iPhone 6 rather than try to defeat them. more »
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Merchant acquirers and processors are looking at a far different payments landscape in light of recent and anticipated developments from the Merchant Customer Exchange, Apple, Amazon.com and other companies. more »
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First Data India is leveraging Roam's mobile platform to launch its own branded chip-and-PIN mobile card reader in the country. more »
The Amazon Local Register device
Amazon's launch of a mobile card reader should force many mobile point of sale companies to reevaluate whether their own offerings are distinct enough to ensure their survival. more »
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Square is seeking to gain about $200 million in funding, with part of that coming from the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, according to CNBC. more »
Deborah Guerra, a senior vice president and general manager who's responsible for First Data's business in Brazil.
First Data has a number of payments initiatives planned for the next year in Brazil, where the mix of mobile and card adoption suggests big potential for electronic card payments. more »
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By adding data analytics to its Square Register platform, Square Inc. says it is giving merchants of all sizes the kind of tools that larger retailers use to increase sales. more »
Square's USB hub, which comes with the $99 Square Stand.
Square won't require users of its $99 Square Stand to replace their hardware when they are ready to accept EMV-chip cards. Instead, the vendor will support EMV cards through the hardware's included USB hub. more »
Daniel Klein, co-founder and CEO of SumUp
SumUp is preparing to bring its mobile point of sale device to a number of new countries, and hopes its practice of developing its technology in-house will help it contain the costs of chip and PIN card payments. more »
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Square Inc. has received an investment from Victory Park Capital that it says will allow the company to significantly expand its Square Capital business financing program. more »

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