Square Is Using Customer Data to Create Targeted Email Campaigns for Brands

Linking up online and offline marketing is the ultimate challenge for bricks-and-mortar retailers these days.

Square Just Made Three Huge Moves in One Week

Between Apple Pay, branded apps and partnerships with payment companies, mobile payments are gaining tract

Snapchat Now Lets You Send Money With That Message

Now, your money can disappear as fast as a photo on Snapchat. The hot startup is enabling users to quickly transfer cash to each other thanks to a partnership with Square.Snapchat announced the money-sending service in a blog post today, but it had been expected to enter e-commerce for some time.

6 CEOs Who Have More Twitter Followers Than Their Companies

Sure, you would probably suspect for some of the world’s biggest brands to have a mass following on Twitter, but what about the chief executive officers behind those companies? While some CEOs leverage social media to tackle customer service head-on, most use it to simply tweet out relevant news about their respectable industries while putting a face on their brands.

Square Debuts Mobile Ordering for Coffee

Square today introduced Square Order, a mobile app that lets consumers order coffee.

Can Apple Win Over Retailers With Its Digital Wallet?

Launching a revolutionary digital wallet is going to prove challenging even for Apple as it lobbies retailers large and small to invest in the technology.

Amazon Bets on Small Businesses to Win Mobile Payment Space

Amazon rolled out a new mobile point-of-sale service today dubbed Amazon Local Register that competes directly with Square and PayPal to push retailers and merchants to accept in-store transactions through a smartphone or tablet.

Square Pitches Digital Booking Service to SMBs

Square today took another step toward diversification, debuting a booking service called Square Appointments that's aimed at small-and-medium-sized businesses such as salons and personal trainers.

7 Concerns About the Apple-Beats Deal

With Apple reportedly buying his music brand, Dr.

Disney Adds Twitter’s Jack Dorsey to Its Board

Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey has been appointed to Disney’s board of directors.The Walt Disney Co. announced the move today, and Dorsey follows the footsteps of Steve Jobs, who sat on the board before his death.