December 9, 2013 1:03 pm
Square unveiled their new Square Reader today and is reportedly 45% thinner than the first generation, just over 7mm or the thickness of an iPhone 5s. The new design also brings “custom-designed components” that will see the swiping accuracy enhanced, plus the 3.5mm jack is now compatible with more devices. This is now available via Square’s site and will hit retailers early 2014.
Square recently announced that Canadian business have processed over $100 million in credit card payments through its mobile commerce platform.