Articles Tagged ‘Masabi’


MasterCard sparks mobile payments strategy with investment in Masabi

December 7, 2015

MasterCard is investing in mobile ticketing platform Masabi to help drive cash and its associated costs of public transportation while making it easier for residents and travelers in major cities worldwide to get around.

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New Orleans, Chicago drive commuter convenience with mobile ticketing

November 16, 2015

Mobile ticketing for public transportation continues to gain steam, with New Orleans having recently launched a citywide program and Chicago dipping its toes in the water by letting commuter rail riders use tickets on their smartphones.

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Why is public transportation ticketing taking so long to go mobile?

January 21, 2014

With widespread agreement over mobile’s significant benefits for public transportation, the news that New York’s Metropolitan Transit Authority will not adopt mobile until the end of the decade begs the question: Why is it taking so long for public transportation systems to mobilize?

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Mobile transportation ticket sales hit $100M on Masabi platform

October 23, 2013

Mobile ticketing company Masabi reports that sales from transportation-based tickets using the company’s technology have exceeded $100 million, pointing to the strong use case of mobile ticketing for small, everyday functions.

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MBTA simplifies daily commute via mobile ticketing

April 25, 2012

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is rolling out a new mobile ticketing service, giving commuters a way to purchase and display rail tickets on their smartphones.

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Masabi to use $2M in funding to ramp up mobile ticketing

October 5, 2010

Masabi, a developer of mobile ticketing technology for the transport sector, has secured $2 million in funding from mobile technology venture capital firm m8 Capital.

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