Square, the mobile commerce platform that was founded by Twitter’s Jack Dorsey, recently unveiled a thinner Square Reader. This little gem enables entrepreneurs and small business owners to start accepting payments via their mobile device, and also brings the ability to track inventory and trends through Square Register.
During CES this year Griffin and Square announced the Merchant Case for the iPhone. This accessory is part of the “Works with Square” program and sees the dongle embedded into the case, which essentially provides a bit more protection. At the time of its unveiling the case was not available to Canadians, but it is now for a ripe $20. The Merchant Case is made of silicone and compatible with the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s.
Square recently announced that Canadian business have processed over $100 million in credit card payments through its mobile commerce platform.