Square begins rolling out new Apple Pay readers nationwide

You local coffee shop might finally start accepting Apply Pay this week, thanks to the official launch of Square’s new card readers that support NFC payments, as well as new chip-and-pin debit cards. Square is rolling out the new readers to 100 local business around the country, after revealing the new device at Apple’s Worldwide […]

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Cyber attack on Carphone Warehouse results in breach of customer data

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Gwen Stefani blasts Apple Pay users with surprises for MasterCard

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New Apple rewards credit card will earn you free gift cards

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Build your dream online store with Shopify [Freebie]

There’s a reason Shopify is the largest and fastest-growing hosted e-commerce platform in the world. Chosen by over 100,000 independent retailers in 120+ countries, Shopify is the most popular platform for creating your own online store. Now get a 60-day…Read more ›



ChargeCard is a credit card-size cable for when you need a charge [Deals]

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Add simplicity and comfort to your back pocket with the EZGO Wallet [Deals]

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Lyft Is Your Friend With A Car [Deals]

Forged in the fires of Silicon Valley and backed by venture capital power players comes Lyft® – a service revolutionizing public transport. You request a ride through the free iOS or Android app, then watch on a real-time map as…Read more ›



The HuMn Wallet 2: The Last Wallet You’ll Ever Want [Deals]

Thanks to this Cult of Mac Deals offer, the days of lugging around a clunky wallet are over. That’s a good thing. Clunky wallets are unorganized, unnecessary, and can even mess up your back. Anyone familiar with Kickstarter knows how…Read more ›