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Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 9:47 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Square's Cash Advances to Merchants

Square's Cash Advances to Merchants

Square, which became known for turning iPhones and iPads into points of sale, is now working on cash advances. Read »

Monday, Feb 3, 2014 at 10:21 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

New App Lets You Tell Secrets

New App Lets You Tell Secrets

A new iPhone app called Secret lets users tell secrets anonymously to a group of friends. Read »

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 2:34 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Twitter's Jack Dorsey Named to Disney Board

Twitter's Jack Dorsey Named to Disney Board

Disney elects Jack Dorsey, Twitter chairman and chief executive of pay service Square, to its board of directors. Read »

Friday, Dec 20, 2013 at 3:53 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Sorry, Apple, Techies Don't Work in the 'Burbs

Sorry, Apple, Techies Don't Work in the 'Burbs

A report says that engineers and other technology professions don't want to work in the suburbs, so Apple, Facebook and other companies are losing talent to anyone in San Francisco. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013 at 4:26 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Square Acquires Evenly

Square Acquires Evenly

Square announced it has acquired Evenly, a startup that helps users send or collect payments from friends. Read »

Thursday, Feb 7, 2013 at 1:20 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Silicon Valley Hiring Reaching Dot-Com Boom Heights

Silicon Valley Hiring Reaching Dot-Com Boom Heights

A study reports that Silicon Valley job growth has jumped to numbers not seen since the dot-com boom and San Francisco has emerged as a new technology center. Read »

Sunday, Nov 4, 2012 at 11:21 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Coming Out With Credit Card

Google Coming Out With Credit Card

Reports say that Google Wallet is creating a credit card and not a virtual one. Read »

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2012 at 4:05 PM
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By Kevin Hall

Phones to Replace Credit by 2020: Study

Phones to Replace Credit by 2020: Study

Take a minute and think about the last few purchases you made. How many of them were paid for with a credit card or cash? By 2020, we'll all be reaching for a third option, a survey of experts is saying,... Read »

Friday, Mar 2, 2012 at 8:47 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Wal-Mart, Target Working on Mobile Payments

Wal-Mart, Target Working on Mobile Payments

Google and Square be forewarned: Wal-Mart wants to open in your virtual neighborhood. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 14, 2011 at 9:13 AM
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By Sajid Farooq

Square Reaches 1 in 8 Credit Takers

Square Reaches 1 in 8 Credit Takers

There are eight million merchants in the United States that accept credit cards -- Square now is working with 1/8 of those businesses. Read »

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Authors
Scott McGrew The host of Press:Here, Scott has 20 years experience as a television reporter, 10 of them covering technology. His work has been seen on CNN, CNBC, MSNBC, Fox News Channel and the BBC. He has been nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, but he’s quick to point out he’s never won any. He has been dabbling in computers since his first Apple II.
Barbara E. Hernandez Barbara is an award-winning business journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, San Francisco Chronicle and PCWorld.com. In her spare time, she lends money to entrepreneurs in developing nations, ponders the tech world and spends way too much time on Facebook. Follow her on Twitter @bhern.
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