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Case Study: Creating Accept with Castles Code and Go

Earlier this year our appilee partnership with Castles delivered its first major product to the market: Castles Code and Go. This product was born from many in-person ethnographic studies with small business owners and the multitude of ISOs, ISVs, VARs and other...

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EMV: Not your Grandma’s Card Transaction

With the transition in the US from magnetic stripe-based solutions to EMV technologies, there is not only a change in the form factor of a payment card but also a significant change in functionality and what the card is capable of doing. Whereas with magnetic stripe...

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“Alexa, run a transaction…”

With the possibilities that the emerging “Internet Of Things” brings, turning usually complex payment integrations into making the adding of secure card acceptance to, well, anything opens up a world of new solutions. Using Castles Code and Go,...

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US Payment Handbook now online

First published in early 2012, the third edition of the US Payment Handbook is our biggest work and now available in its entirety online This deliberately short book is the result of six years of whiteboard drawings, Keynote and PowerPoint slides and “back of a...

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Add EMV today: Code and Go Developer Kit

The Code and Go solution, built in partnership with Castles Technology, is the fastest way to add EMV card acceptance to almost any mobile or system platform. To help start and complete your integration, all of the documentation, examples and tools to get started are...

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Code and Go EMV Certified on First Data Nashville

EMV isn’t easy and every payment processor in the United States has an incredible backlog of platform and EMV certifications to work through in 2016, which makes the formal certification of the Castles Code and Go V1.1.1 application both a significant and important...

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Making a Maker Space at Whitlow

On behalf of the entire student body at Whitlow Elementary School, I would like to thank you for your generous gifts to sponsor various supplies and materials for our new Makerspace in the Media Center. Your commitment to helping in our school community is sincerely...

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“Every dream begins with a goal”

We are extremely proud to partner with Junior Burgos, the most exciting new player to join Major League Soccer as well as a constant, determined and positive achiever. Why are an MLS soccer player and a fintech startup together? There is a lot of overlap in what we...

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