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  • Clean Bottle.com: Square Bottle Review
    Clean Bottle.com: Square Bottle Review
    The bottle itself is an attractive, transparent, square bottle, which opens at both ends. This is good, as it makes for a much easier clean-up. If you drop the bottle, it will not roll.It is not difficult to place the filter chamber inside the...
  • It's hip to be Square again in mobile payments
    It's hip to be Square again in mobile payments
    On Wednesday, Square announced its plans to release Square Reader for chip cards.The offering in question is an EMV solution to combat card fraud and protect sensitive payment data.“Continuing its commitment to provide sellers more ways to...
  • Square now offers bank-free business loans
    Square now offers bank-free business loans
    Obtaining a small business loan is challenging for many startups. Not only is the application process a hassle, but with the economy still recovering, small business loans are challenging to obtain. In order to ease access to loans for small...
  • Can Square regain lost momentum to PayAnywhere and GoPayment?
    Can Square regain lost momentum to PayAnywhere and GoPayment?
    A new day is dawning for Square. And it can't come fast enough.Square launched their Square Wallet in 2011, but consumer adoption did not catch on as anticipated. This is primarily due to how long it took to process transactions&mdash...
  • Small but mighty: Meet the next big star in mobile payments
    Small but mighty: Meet the next big star in mobile payments
    Many startups and businesses that develop innovative new products and services seek external investors—either out of financial necessity, or to help increase their exposure. While seeking external investors can supply business owners with...
  • Heart and Squares
    Treat her squarely this Mother's Day
    Draw a heart around these four square Mother’s Day treats. Regardless of which you choose, she will long remember the delight. Few places have pleased so many for so long as these historic squares.Four squares that delightFirst on the list...
  • Square hires former Amazon and Microsoft engineer Alyssa Henry
    Square hires former Amazon and Microsoft engineer Alyssa Henry
    After 19 years of working for both Seattle-based Amazon and Redmond-based Microsoft, Alyssa Henry is leaving the confines of Washington State. She is taking her well honed engineering skills and head to San Francisco where she will be joining the...
  • Holy Grand Cross - a new age sprituality
    Grand Cross - major planets juxtaposed bring tension and strife worldwide
    Aries and the planet of sudden changes, Uranus, are connected directly. Three other signs with like cardinal qualities are Capricorn, Cancer, and Libra. Cardinal defines itself through power.Each of the four - Aries, Capricorn, Cancer, and Libra...
  • 2-mile cab drive cost $787.33 for a young woman who now knows to look before she signs her credit card reciept!
    $787.33 for a 2-mile cab ride: Woman in hurry signs Visa thinking it was $12
    A woman who was charged $787.33 for a two-mile ride in a cab found that she had no recourse after signing for the credit card transaction that she had offered up as payment. Becky Siegel was in a hurry and when the cab driver told her she owed...
  • Twitter Chairman and Square CEO Jack Dorsey
    Mobile payment company, used by many small businesses, postpones IPO
    Square postpones IPO due to problems with its “revenue run rate”, which is “a key projection of future performance,” according to Entrepreneur Magazine this morning. Created by Twitter founder, Jack Dorsey, Square has been...
  • Mobile payments in focus at start of Mobile World Congress
    Mobile payments in focus at start of Mobile World Congress
    On Monday, as Mobile World Congress 2014 kicked off in Barcelona, the popularity and prevalence of mobile payments have been more apparent."Many hurdles have stifled the adoption of mobile payments in the U.S. and elsewhere, not least of...
  • Which mobile payments blogs are most valuable to readers?
    Which mobile payments blogs are most valuable to readers?
    The findings of an interesting new research report show that the nation’s top mobile payments providers need to step up their blogging skills. In the fast-emerging mobile payments arena, consumers and merchants alike enjoy working with...
  • Water bottles for every workout
    Keep hydrated during New Year workouts with stylish water bottles
    With the new year here, many people are resolving to be more active. From a long run on the treadmill to an intense cross fit class, the key to a fast recovery is hydration. Finding a water bottle that fits your style and lifestyle is key.Here are...
  • Coin Credit Card
    Coin Replaces Your Credit Cards With New Technology
    Rarely do I write about a new gadget or piece of technology that sparks an interest in me. But when I first saw Coin, the new physical/computerized credit card that stashes all of your current credit cards, store cards, and gift cards into one...
  • Did Square just deal a blow to small businesses?
    Did Square just deal a blow to small businesses?
    While leading mobile payment solutions providers like PayAnywhere are earning praise for strengthening America's small businesses through the availability of affordable platforms, some critics are blasting Square on Monday for not doing the...