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Why an ex-Apple design chief got Square to abandon the audio jack

Think of the Square Reader as an argument for ruthless simplicity. "It's iconic, it's simple, it does exactly what it's supposed to do and nothing more." Or so says Jesse Dorogusker, head of hardware at the U.S. payment technology company and veteran of more than eight years of Apple design. SEE ALSO: Facebook's immersive media head on why 360 video may need its own app Square launched its contactless and chip card reader in Australia back in September, which can accept tap-and-go payments and mobile wallets.
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