AnywhereCommerce Granted Patents on Mobile Card Acceptance ‘Dongle’

Montreal-based mobile payments technology provider AnywhereCommerce has secured two U.S. patents surrounding the increasingly ubiquitous card readers—known as “dongles”—used by small merchants to accept credit-card payments via a smartphone or tablet. The patents, which cover any solution that uses the audio jack of a mobile device to accept payments, could have major impact on a … Read more