Credit card breaches, online app comparison- Noteworthy Articles (updated 7-19-17)


These POS related articles are from various publications and noteworthy enough that we put them on the front page.  

Best and Worst Food Ordering Apps - (7/19/17)

Trump Hotels Hit by Third Credit Card Breach In 2 Years - (7/19/17)

Shopify Adding eBay As Sales Channel For Merchants - TechCrunch (7/13/17)

PayPal Should Spend More Than $12 Billion and Buy Square - The Street (7/12/17)

Stripe Strikes Alipay and WeChat Pay Deal For China Access (7-10-17)

Canada Releases Glow In The Dark Coins - CNBC (6/29/19)  

Supply Chain Woes - Maersk Shipping Global IT Breakdown - Reuters (6/28/17) 

Vending Machine POS Hacked At CIA - an inside job - (6/27/17)

Fake Online Stores Used By Gamblers For Shadow Banking - Reuters (6/22/17)

Amazon Is Buying Whole Foods For $13.7 Billion - CNBC (6/16/17)

In the wake of Gymboree's bankruptcy filing, here are the retailers that could be next - CNBC (6/13/17)

Fiserv to buy UK mobile payments pioneer Monitise for 70 million pounds - Reuters

Wal-Mart Introduces Automated Grocery Pickup Kiosk In Oklahoma City - The Oklahoman (6-6-17)

Dire predictions for retail stoked by another bad week full of store closures and a looming bankruptcy - CNBC (6-3-17)

Wal-Mart Asks Employees To Deliver Packages On Their Way Home - (why not? - they were going that way anyway) - Bloomberg (6-1-17)

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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