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Mobile POS

Mobile point-of-sale and payment systems are exploding, said Dixon, who noted the increasing interest in mobile payment technologies like Square. The recent decision by Starbucks, for example, to adopt Square in more than 7,000 Starbucks locations in the U.S. means that the move by retailers to replace cash and traditional POS systems with mobile payment technology is a very real one, he explained.

"We'll see," he said. "But how is this not going to succeed with all this power behind it?"