Posts Tagged ‘Square’

In Just 8 Months, Square Is Now Valued At $1 Billion

Perhaps this is an opportune moment to declare that never in the history of capitalism has a small company grown so fast in so little time, at least in valuation terms. Okay, that was a tad dramatic, but it drives home the awesomeness of Square. They’re the small company that allows for credit card transactions [...]

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A Nice Keith Rabois Anecdote To Tell Friends

Long story short, Keith Rabois opined that blogging wasn’t all that important. For entrepreneurs at least. For those not in the know, Keith Rabois is the COO/general manager of credit card innovators Sqaure, who’ve been doing a lot of great business. In fact, here’s a glimpse of their recent activity from an earlier post: “Perhaps [...]

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Square Intent On Growth Thru Apple Deal

Perhaps one of the biggest coups by a young company from the scene (namely Square) is a new partnership with Apple. Square, those purveyors of smart phone credit card payments thanks to a small swipe gadget, are now available in physical and digital Apple stores. The even better news for Square is the Square card—their [...]

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Square Drops Transaction Fee

Square has grown exponentially since the last time a story on it ran here at NY Tech Blog. Hardly four months since a huge funding round that grabbed headlines, Square has now shaved off its client charges, a move that may disrupt the whole business of mobile payments. The previous numbers used to be Square [...]

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Square Due For A Generous Round Of Funding

In the wake of its recent public release, credit card payment app Square is expected to raise big bucks in an upcoming but still unannounced series B funding round. Launched almost a year ago, Square enabled iPhones and other handheld devices to process credit card payments. This is possible thanks to a small white clip [...]

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