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Square Was Originally Called “Squirrel”, Here’s The Story From Jack Dorsey

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http://techcrunch.com – It’s pretty interesting to learn about how a company got its name, and every company has a story. We learned about Square’s today, and it was almost called “Squirrel”, according to founder Jack Dorsey and Square’s Creative Director, Robert Anderson. MG Siegler broke this three years ago, but here are the full details, in tweets, fittingly: What could have been: when Square was originally called Squirrel, the reader was an acorn. Squirrel payments, anywhere. http://t.co/AKCaE1dw— Jack Dorsey (@jack) September 11, 2012 Now that @jack is in nostalgic mode on Tw (IT news)