Articles tagged “square”

Square bets recommendations based on payment data beat Foursquare check-ins anytime

Amazon pioneered e-commerce recommendations like this years ago. That being said, it is logical that Square would leverage its payment data, which show a lot more intent about future purchases than Foursquare's check-ins do.

6 years ago

The local economic impact of the Super Bowl, as visualized by Square

The local economic impact of the Super Bowl, as visualized by Square

Ritchie King, Quartz

The impact of a big event on a destination is always difficult to determine when there are so many gatekeepers between the data and the public. Square's openness helps people get at least a tiny, honest glimpse of what kind of money communities really make.

6 years ago

Square ventures over the Canadian border in its first international expansion

Currency exchanges could soon become a travel hassle of the past as Square and similar mobile payment services expand making a valid credit card the only source of money you need to travel.

7 years ago