Welcome to Five at Five, your late look at the day’s payments and commerce news. Today’s coverage includes the latest loyalty idea from Uber, and Square’s payroll push. Walmart has a new delivery program, BigCommerce gets bigger in payment options and Google boosts enterprise analytics.
Once a user signs up, they start earning one point for every eligible dollar spent on UberPool and Uber Eats orders.
Square is enhancing its payroll platform for small and medium-sized businesses by integrating benefits solutions, the company announced on Wednesday (Nov. 14).
While Ford has said it intends to have self-driving vehicles in commercial production by 2021, vehicles driven by humans will be used for the test.
BigCommerce said that adding Venmo and Masterpass further extends its ability to offer consumers a wide range of payment options at checkout.
Google Cloud said it has certified ThoughtSpot to operate its in-memory calculation engine, Falcon, on the Google Cloud platform. The company also revealed additional integrations into the Google Cloud Machine Learning Engine.