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PayPal introduces Square rival, 'PayPal Here'

As expected, PayPal announced its mobile payment system for small businesses. PayPal Here charges businesses a flat rate of 2.7 percent per credit card or PayPal transaction, a.05 percent savings

Report: PayPal plots to dethrone Square by undercutting merchant fees

PayPal, which is expected to introduce a mobile payment dongle device today, will lure merchants with more favorable transaction terms than market-leading rival Square, according to sources with

Rumor Mill: PayPal launching mobile payment dongle to rival Square

PayPal is expected to unveil a mobile payment dongle device to rival similar technologies from competitors including Square and Intuit. Citing sources familiar with PayPal's plans, GigaOM reports the

Square rolls out new mobile payment system to NYC taxis

Payment solutions startup Square is trialing Checker, a new system enabling New York City taxi passengers to more quickly pay their fare via credit card while compensating drivers within 24 hours.

Square unveils Register point-of-sale iPad app for small retailers

Payment solutions startup Square introduced Register, a new application enabling mom-and-pop businesses armed with Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad tablet to accept cash and credit transactions, customize

T-Mobile, Square give small businesses easy way to take credit cards

Cash-only small businesses that would like to take credit cards if the money from transactions were deposited directly in their bank accounts within 24 hours have a new opportunity from T-Mobile. The

T-Mobile USA stores roll out Square payment reader

T-Mobile USA will sell payment solutions startup Square's signature credit card reader at select retail locations, enabling the carrier's small business customers to begin accepting card transactions

Square surpasses 1M merchant milestone

More than a million merchants nationwide now accept credit and debit cards via Square's mobile payment application, the startup announced. "Just as small businesses are growing with Square, we're

Square adds customer loyalty rewards to payment app

Square is rolling out version 2.2 of its mobile payment application for Apple's (NASDAQ:AAPL) iOS and Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG) Android, enabling merchants to introduce loyalty programs that reward

Square mobile payments surge to $11M a day

Mobile payment solutions startup Square is now processing $11 million in transactions each day, almost triple the $4 million each day the company quoted in late July. Square CEO Jack Dorsey revealed