Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Twitter founder squares up to m-payments market

By Nick Wood , Total Telecom
Thursday 03 December 09

Jack Dorsey's Square start-up enables anyone to accept credit card payments using their smartphone.

Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's new start-up, Square, is set to take an unusual approach to the mobile payments sector by enabling anyone with a touchscreen smartphone to accept credit card payments. It emerged this week that his new company has developed a small plastic device that plugs into a smartphone's audio jack and is capable of scanning the magnetic strip on a credit card…

Twitter founder Jack Dorsey's new start-up, Square, is set to take an unusual approach to the mobile payments sector by enabling anyone with a touchscreen smartphone to accept credit card payments. It emerged this week that his new company has developed a small plastic device that plugs into a smartphone's audio jack and is capable of scanning the magnetic strip on a credit card…

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