Noteworthy Point of Sale Related News From Various Publications (updated 5-25-17)


These articles are from various publications and we think they're noteworthy enough that we put them on the front page.  They're well worth reading if the subject matters to you. Shown in reverse chronological order. 

Stripe Now Lets Marketplaces Onboard New Sellers In Less Than 2 Minutes - VentureBeat (5-25-17)

After $56 Million in VC money, food delivery startup shuts down - Business Insider  (5-25-17)

Google Announces Payment API, Assistant Payments, Targeted Android Pay Loyalty & more (5-19-17)

Zebra Technologies CEO Comments on Retail, Bar Codes and RFID- Barrons (5-12-17)

Yelp Needs Help - Barrons (5-11-17)

Nectar Launches Ultrasound Liquor Pour Spouts - TechCrunch (5-11-17)

Can Square Clip PayPal's Wings? - (5-10-17)

It's More Than Amazon: Why Retail is in distress now CNBC (5-5-17)

Bitcoin and Ether Prices Hit All Time High - TechCrunch (4-28-17)

The Death Of Retail Is Greatly Exaggerated - TechCrunch - (4-24-17)

The Demise of Social Payments Company Tilt - A Classic Loss For Investors Like Andreessen Horowitz - Fast Company

How Peer-to-Peer Payment Pioneer Venmo Grew Up and Got Serious - Fast Company

Russian Hacker Sentenced To 27 Years In Credit Card Case - NY Times

Study: The Most Wanted Technology For Retailers - Chain Store Age

The Next Big Payments IPO Could Be A Fast-Growing Startup Not Named Stripe - Recode

The Large Bitcoin Collider Is Generating Trillions of Keys and Breaking Into Wallets - Motherboard

Robotic Food Delivery Is Here Now - Marble, Yelp, Eat24 Making It Happen In San Francisco - TechCrunch

Gamestop Investigating Possible Credit Card Breach -

Micropayments service Flattr Acquired by Eyeo - Venture Beat  - April 2017

Amazon Now Uses Bar code For Customers To Load Up Accounts Using Cash At C-Stores - Bar Code News  - April 2017

Witches Kicked Off Square For Selling "Occult Items" - Motherboard

Square launches in UK, CEO Jack Dorsey says on the lookout for AI firms to acquire - CNBC

Wells Fargo Introduces Cardless ATMs Across U.S. In Digital Push - Reuters  - April 2017

Apple Faces Tough Competition in China's $5.5 Trillion Mobile Payments Market - Bloomberg - March 2017

Retailers continue to fine tune mobile experiences - Mobile Payments Today

Alexa Can Now Get You An Alcoholic Beverage - TechCrunch

Walmart testing kiosks to create 'an endless aisle' - ChainStoreAge - March 2017

China e-commerce confusion catches Australian retailers on the hop - Reuters

Gmail For Android Now Lets You Send Money In The App - TheVerge
Is Venmo The Next Big Social Network - Barrons Next
Company Raises $5 Million For Salad Making Robot - TechCrunch - March 2017
Square Buys OrderAhead To Grab Pickup Business At Restaurants - Bloomberg
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