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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Disney is streamlining mobile ticketing and loyalty opportunities for its Movie Rewards members via a new Fandango partnership appealing to families and younger users.
Film studio 20th Century Fox is putting consumers into the middle of the storyline of its recently released film, The Martian, through a mobile gaming app that integrates with mobile ticketing and reflects the growth of mcommerce for entertainment platforms.
Miami Heat is enhancing the fan experience by updating its application with commerce-friendly features such as ticketing and purchasing within an in-app wallet, proving that sports teams have major opportunities to score sales via mobile.
Today in mobile marketing – Google overhaul ‘shareholder friendly’ but details scarce; Startups vie to build an Uber for health care; IPhone 6S expected to have improved camera; Google-backed ticket app looks to rival Ticketmaster.
Major League Baseball is bringing season ticketing to the next-generation fan with a new feature in its mobile application enabling the purchase of blocks of games or season tickets and promising a more flexible experience.
Mobile tickets are set to account for more than one in two ticket transactions on digital platforms by 2019, following a two-fold growth over the next few years as the transportation sector ramps up mobile offerings, according to a new report from Juniper Research.
Guests planning to attend the South by Southwest Festival in Austin, TX, this year will be able to leverage a mobile application featuring mobile ticketing and purchase of rail and bus fares, allowing for streamlined public transit and potentially becoming a game-changer for how mobile is used during large-scale events.
MovieTickets.com, a provider for consumers looking to purchase advance movie tickets, is introducing a virtual mobile ticket for smartphones that can be visually verified by theater employees in a move to circumvent the use of costly scanners.
Corethree, which powers mobile ticketing for buses in Britain, is enabling users for the first time to charge their bus tickets to their phone bill, eliminating the need to use a credit or debit card.