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Oakland Lures Holiday Shoppers With Free Saturday Parking

Merchants and shoppers in the City of Oakland are receiving a holiday gift: free parking on Saturdays. It’s something of a gift for the merchants, too: business owners hope it will allow them to compete with the malls and big box stores during the hustle and bustle of the holiday shopping season.


Square Register app on an iPad. (Square)

Tech Report: Twitter Co-Founder’s Startup Tries To Make Cash Register Obsolete

The start-up led by Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey hopes to show merchants they can abandon cash registers.