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Startup Toast receives $30M in funding to expand mobile POS platform business

Point-of-sale startup Toast today announced $30 million in new funding to expand and grow the business surrounding its Android-based platform, according to a press release from the company.

Spotlight: PoSeidon--a deep dive into POS malware

This is an excellent post on PoSeidon, the latest in Point of Sale, POS, malware threats.

Leading UK banks sign on to Zapp mobile payment platform

Five leading UK banks – HSBC, First Direct, Nationwide, Santander and Metro Bank – have signed up to integrate Vocalink's Zapp mobile payment service into their existing mobile apps, the BBC reports.

Yankee Group: Mobile PoS is the new 'must have' for retailers

While mobile point of sale (mPoS) was a tool initially geared towards small merchants, it didn't take long for retailers to leverage this disruptive technology for a competitive advantage. Over the past two years, many of the nation's largest merchants have eschewed the traditional cash wrap in favor of a flexible mobile alternative. In doing so, they're finding that mobile point of sale (mPoS) isn't just a solution for combating long lines during the holidays--it's much, much more.