What's new: 2024

January 2024

Developer platform

reCAPTCHA for iframe integrations

Sandbox
Production
United States
Canada

Added the reCAPTCHA setting on the Developer Dashboard while setting the app-based iframe (Ecommerce) integrations. reCAPTCHA test blocks automated software attacks and prevents transaction spamming.

Enable or disable the reCAPTACHA settings from the Developer Dashboard: Your Apps > App Settings > Ecommerce Settings > Hosted iFrame.

Edit Ecommerce settings pop-up: Use reCAPTCHA

Edit Ecommerce settings pop-up: Use reCAPTCHA

Recommendation for developers

Clover requires all hosted iframe pages to be protected by reCAPTCHA and recommends turning on the reCAPTCHA setting. You can also integrate your own reCAPTCHA test. See Manage app settings.

Ecommerce

Added Gift Card API for Ecommerce

Sandbox
Production
United States

The Gift Card API for ecommerce supports Clover Gift Card solutions. Customers can redeem the value of gift cards for services, merchandise, or even cash, depending on the terms and conditions set by the issuer of the gift card. Gift cards are redeemable online and at point of sale (POS).

Your merchant needs to sign up for Clover Gift Cards to use the Gift Card API. See the Gift Card API tutorial for more details.

Documentation

Added quick reference guides for LATAM developers

Sandbox
Latin America

If you are developing apps for Argentina in the Latin America (LATAM) region, you can now download quick reference guides (QRGs) in Spanish. The QRGs provide information about the Clover sandbox, semi-integrations, and more. See Quick reference guides for LATAM region: Argentina developers for a list of QRGs.

Updated the left navigation to include the global developer platform

Global developer platform
North America

Clover launched the global developer platform for developers creating integrations — app-based and semi-integration — for the North America region. We are updating Clover developer documents to include information related to the global developer platform. You can access this information from the left navigation on docs.clover.com.

Left navigation on docs.clover.comm

Left navigation on docs.clover.comm

Updated the Known issues and workaround topic for the global developer platform

Global developer platform
North America

We have added information on how to prevent or resolve developer account lockout due to incorrect login link (URL) on the global developer platform.

Hardware

Clover Android ROM quarterly release

Sandbox
Production
United States
Canada

We released the 2024 quarter 1 Clover Android ROM updates to the Clover sandbox environment. ROM updates contain essential bug fixes, security updates, and necessary feature additions.

See the Clover Android ROM first quarter 2024 updates announcement for more details.