Tag Archive: Square

Who needs NFC? Square launches geofence payments

Nov. 2, ‘11: Tricia Duryee, reporting for All Things D: A new version of its application, called Card Case, will leverage geo-fencing capabilities in Apple’s latest operating system update for the iPhone. The technology will identify when a person is within 100 meters of a … Continue reading →

Mobile payments are a mess

Aug. 1, ‘11: The idea that we might someday use our mobile phones to pay for some things offline — in stores, taxis, or from vending machines, for example — makes sense. That’s been happening in places like Japan for years. And merging … Continue reading →