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Amazon May Release Mobile Credit Card Reader, Says Report

E-commerce giant Amazon is all set to release its own mobile-based credit-card reader, according to 9to5mac, which discovered a leaked Staples document referring to the introduction of an “Amazon Card Reader” around the week of Aug. 12, 2014. Amazon has been taking slow, definitive steps toward an opportunity that is 10 times as big as e-commerce. Last year, we learned that Amazon acquired GoPago, which produces a mobile app that enables consumers to pay for goods before picking them up at a store, with the retailer POS processing the orders.

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