Thursday, July 10, 2014
DoubleBeam Powers Mobile Shopping App
Pasadena-based DoubleBeam, the payment startup led by Ted Tekippe said today that it is powering the developer of a mobile, beacon-enabled shopping app called Slyde. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed. DoubleBeam said that Slyde is using its GoPago point-of-sale (POS) system to power its app for providing retailers with a way to attract customers with real-time, beacon-based offers. Slyde's app lets users see offers and deals at nearby retailers. DoubleBeam's GoPago system provides point-of-sale functionality through an Android tablet.