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    Xero Gives The Dashboard A Radical Overhaul: See Comparison

    Online accounting software company Xero has radically overhauled the dashboard on its accounting app in a major update today. The interface update is the first step towards a “business performance dashboard” that will add business intelligence to the small business accounting program. The overhaul contains several subtle visual changes such as a move from outlined pastels to bright, block colours and the removal of lines and axis labels on graphs. Overall the interface feels less cluttered and easier to use. “This update to the dashboard begins the journey of delivering on our vision of providing big data capabilities for small…

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    Sqrl Expands Into E-Signatures for Accountants

    Client communication tool Sqrl has released an add-on called 88seventysign that uses electronic signatures to complete 8878 and 8879 tax forms in the US.

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    Saasu Raises Prices to Fund Expansion

    Saasu will increase prices of its plans and introduce transaction limits in the new year to fund new employees and its growth plans.

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    Square Releases Free Point of Sale App, Register

    Square has jumped into point-of-sale software in Australia with a suite of back-office tools called Square Register.

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