Google launches Eddystone, an open-source Bluetooth LE beacon

  • July 30, 2015

The world of beacons has just gotten more convenient. Ars Technica reports that Google will now be launching a new, cross platform, open-source format for Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons, …

Read More

Government fees demand flexible payment option

  • July 15, 2015

Managing a city, town or county is no small task, particularly when it comes to collecting fees. Residents may accrue traffic violations, parking tickets and other debts that penalize irresponsible …

Read More

With LoopPay, Samsung could take early lead in mobile payments

  • June 25, 2015

One of the hurdles to implementation for mobile payment technology is the cost of adopting new physical systems compatible with methods like Apple Pay. Samsung stands to take what observers …

Read More

Is your business ready for cloud POS?

  • June 25, 2015

Whether you've just signed the lease on your first store or you are considering expanding to new locations, its worth taking the time to consider your current and future point-of-sale ( …

Read More

New York State Department of Labor to issue new paycard guidelines

  • June 25, 2015
Paycards have grown in popularity as a means of compensating employees and as such, have courted the attention of regulators. The New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL) has proposed …

Read More

Samsung Pay delay reminds merchants: Easy does it

  • June 17, 2015

As the original rollout date approached, some observers were surprised to hear that Samsung delayed the launch of Samsung Pay until later this year. The platform will be available to merchants in …

Read More

How complex are your payment interface needs?

  • June 17, 2015

One of the benefits of technological innovation is that in stores and restaurants, a point-of-sale system often performs other functions. From workforce management to ordering and timekeeping, many …

Read More

Web-based processing models help churches and other nonprofits

  • June 01, 2015

Nonprofits face a special set of hurdles when it comes to generating donations. The traditional development model, which relies heavily on paper mailings and requests for pledges over the phone, …

Read More

Slowly transitioning to mobile payments?

  • May 27, 2015

In the natural evolution of payment processing, mobile payments look to some like a final frontier. However, adoption will be slower than the media hype over mobile payment platforms over the next …

Read More

How do your unbanked employees access funds?

  • May 26, 2015

Your company might have had spotty luck with its direct-deposit program. Some employees enrolled right away, while others forgot to complete all the necessary forms. Some may prefer to cash a …

Read More