Transport & Smart City Blog

17-Jan-2017 09:00:00

4 Key Principles for Smart City Solutions

Selecting the right smart city solutions is difficult. There are a lot of new, innovative and ...
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14-Dec-2016 09:00:00

Masabi Announces JustRide SDK Bringing Mobile Ticketing to Existing Transport, Mapping, Messaging and Payment Apps

First Strategic Partner Keolis to Launch in Montargis, France Using Software Development Kit that ...
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13-Dec-2016 11:27:08

Mobile Ticketing and Amazon Go: People Want To Show Up, Not Line Up

There’s an old joke that queueing is the British national pastime. But you’d be hard pressed to ...
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08-Dec-2016 21:49:14

Governor Cuomo Announces MTA eTix Milestone With Over $47 Million in Ticket Sales

Percentage of Monthly MTA eTix Pass Purchases Triples and Percentage of Weekly MTA eTix Pass ...
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30-Nov-2016 13:00:00

Cash - The Fare Collection Headache

According to recent surveys from The Transit Wire and Mass Transit, cash and cash handling costs ...
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23-Nov-2016 15:00:00

Top Challenges Facing Fare Collection Teams Across North America

To better understand the  current fare collection challenges  transit agencies  are facing, we  ...
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22-Nov-2016 11:26:00

Smart Cities Should Fill Our Downtowns With People, Not Cars

When you peruse rankings of the best downtowns in the United States, you'll find they share many ...
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21-Nov-2016 13:00:00

87% of North American Transit Agencies Plan to Implement Mobile Ticketing

According to a recent survey conducted by Mass Transit, passengers using their mobile phone to use ...
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16-Nov-2016 18:01:00

Riding Transit in Las Vegas Just Got Easier With Mobile Ticketing

RTC partners with industry leader Masabi to develop smartphone app rideRTC   Las Vegas, 16th ...
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14-Nov-2016 14:00:00

The Death of the Paper Ticket - Mobile Predicted to be Leading Ticket Media by 2021

According to a recent survey conducted by Mass Transit, passengers using paper tickets to use and ...
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07-Nov-2016 15:00:00

Mass Transit Research Reveals that 87% of US Transit Agencies Will Implement Mobile Ticketing

Boston, MA, November 7, 2016 -- Mass Transit today released the “Future of Fare Collection in ...
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07-Nov-2016 10:00:00

Bus passengers in Preston can now use their phone as their ticket

Preston, 5th November 2016 - We are excited to announce that the Preston Bus m-Tickets app is now ...
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01-Nov-2016 09:30:00

Preston Bus and Masabi Launch Mobile Ticketing to Speed Up Boarding by 9 Seconds Per Passenger

 Operator chose global leader in mobile ticketing with aim of reducing congestion and improving ...
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31-Oct-2016 11:53:15

National Express Bus and Masabi Bring Mobile Ticketing to Students in the West Midlands

Passengers from 10 Universities Can Now Buy Monthly Travel Passes on their Phones London, 31st ...
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26-Oct-2016 19:07:53

JustRide Named Transit App of the Year at SmartTransit Innovation Awards

Masabi is pleased to announce that the JustRide Platform, which has brought mobile ticketing to ...
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14-Oct-2016 15:50:14

Masabi Wins Smart City Industry Award

Masabi's JustRide has been recognised for its impact on sustainable mobility by winning a ...
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12-Oct-2016 23:08:18

Masabi Named a Finalist For Transit App of the Year

Masabi's JustRide App has been shortlisted for the 2016 SmartTransit Innovation Awards Transit App ...
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06-Oct-2016 09:56:41

Masabi Brings Masterpass and Apple Pay to New York MTA’s Mobile Ticketing

New Payment Options Offering Easy, Secure, & Fast Ways to Pay New York and London – October 6th ...
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19-Sep-2016 10:00:10

Smart Transit Makes the Invisible Visible

When the futurist author Arthur C. Clarke declared in 1973 that "any sufficiently advanced ...
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15-Sep-2016 11:30:00

What is Account Based Ticketing?

Most traditional transport ticketing systems are ‘Card Centric.’ This means the travel information ...
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06-Sep-2016 13:00:00

Bringing City Data Out From Behind the Curtain

Smart city solutions can only happen in an ecosystem built upon open data. More than a century ago, ...
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30-Aug-2016 09:30:00

Smart Transit Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

The best solution will meet the unique needs of the city. The end goal of smart transit is the ...
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26-Aug-2016 15:30:00

An Introduction to Mobile Ticketing for Transportation

Transit technology has come a long way over the last few decades and the way people plan their ...
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22-Aug-2016 11:00:00

How Cloud Computing, Open Standards & Commodity Hardware Are Changing Transit

This post explores how new technology, open standards, cloud computing and commodity hardware are ...
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17-Aug-2016 09:00:00

What is ‘Open Loop’ ticketing?

The term ‘Open Loop’ references the fact that the ticketing system leverages existing open ‘tokens’ ...
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05-Aug-2016 10:00:00

A Guide to Transport Three Letter Acronyms (TTLAs)

Switching industries and learning the new ‘language’ industry professionals use to communicate can ...
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19-Jul-2016 08:30:00

Public Transit Vs Uber & Lyft - Friend or Foe?

Urban mobility applications have sprung up around the needs of cities and their inhabitants, ...
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18-Jul-2016 08:30:00

Masabi and MBNA Thames Clippers Announce Mobile Ticketing Enhancements

Passengers on London’s River Bus to get latest version of Masabi’s JustRide solution boasting brand ...
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06-Jul-2016 15:34:59

New York Governor Announces Launch of the MTA eTix Mobile Ticketing

We are very excited to announce that yesterday New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo confirmed the ...
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05-Jul-2016 18:21:16

Masabi Launches Mobile Ticketing with New York’s MTA

Company set to transform ticketing experience for United States’ largest transit agency New York, ...
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15-Jun-2016 22:18:47

Enhancements Coming to MBTA’s Pioneering and Popular mTicketing System for Commuter Rail

BOSTON and LONDON, 15/06/2016 – The MBTA and Masabi, the leader in transit mobile ticketing and ...
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06-Jun-2016 14:20:15

5 Simple Rules for Marketing Mobile Ticketing for Public Transport

Since launching our first system in 2007 Masabi has built up a considerable amount of experience, ...
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18-May-2016 13:00:00

Masabi Mobile Ticketing Coming to New York MTA

MTA eTix, to be Rolled out Next Month on Select Lines; Available to All LIRR & Metro-North ...
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12-May-2016 10:00:00

How can mobile ticketing help The Netherlands with its cash-on-bus issue?

On Friday the 12th of February 2016 the Mayor of Amsterdam Eberhard van der Laan announced that ...
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04-May-2016 09:00:00

Enabling Urban Mobility: The Lifeblood of the Smart City

Since the industrial revolution the pace of change within our cities has been dramatic, leading to ...
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18-Apr-2016 14:19:51

The Future of Transport Ticketing is 'Mobile First'

When moving away from your current paper or smartcard solution the standard answer is to install an ...
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31-Mar-2016 17:38:52

Metrolink’s mobile ticketing now available systemwide

Fans can also use the mobile app for Angels Express service Los Angeles and Boston, 31st March 2016 ...
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07-Mar-2016 11:04:46

Los Angeles' Metrolink Adds Convenience with Mobile Ticketing Launch

New Option Debuts on Metrolink's Inland Empire-Orange County Line Los Angeles and London, 7th March ...
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25-Feb-2016 09:00:00

The Future of Transport Ticketing: Bring Your Own Ticket (BYOT)

The coming years will see a huge shift away from the cost and hassle of transport providers ...
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23-Feb-2016 09:12:29

Mobile Ticketing Myths: Barcodes scan too slowly for use in mass transit.

This is the first post in an ongoing series where we will be looking at various ‘Mobile Ticketing ...
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12-Feb-2016 12:10:28

Arriva Trains Wales Win Mobile Technology Award at UK Rail Industry Awards 2016

On Wednesday the 11th February 2016 the great and the good of the UK Rail Industry gathered for the ...
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09-Feb-2016 09:00:00

The Journey to Account Based Ticketing

As a ticketing provider we often get asked to share our thoughts on the future of transport ...
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04-Feb-2016 14:11:23

Top 3 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit

Whether traveling by rail, bus, ferry or tram, mobile ticketing allows transport providers ...
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03-Feb-2016 10:00:00

The Inaugural Transport and Smart City Leaders Breakfast, London 2016

The inaugural Transport and Smart City Leaders Breakfast took place last week in London. The event ...
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28-Jan-2016 15:33:13

Transport for Athens Wins Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme at Transport Ticketing Global Awards

And the winner of the Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme 2016 goes to....Masabi & Transport ...
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27-Jan-2016 10:30:00

Powering Smart City Transport with the Smartphone

Smart Cities are all about improving city life through the implementation and adoption of ...
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26-Jan-2016 08:00:00

Masabi Selected to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Los Angeles’ Metrolink

Rail passengers in Southern California will soon be able to use their smartphones to buy and ...
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15-Jan-2016 14:52:49

Mobile Ticketing: Why Barcode?

At Masabi all of the mobile ticketing systems that we currently provide present tickets that can be ...
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12-Jan-2016 13:35:07

Mobile Ticketing to Dramatically Improve the Travel Experience for Millions of New Yorkers

During a news conference at the Brooklyn Transit Museum on Friday the 8th of January 2016, New ...
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10-Dec-2015 17:24:43

Video Interview: Making Transit Easier With Mobile

In this video Anthony Ha from Tech Crunch speaks to Masabi's Ben Whitaker about making transit ...
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07-Dec-2015 07:31:34

Mobile Ticketing Leader Masabi Secures $12m Growth Funding From Keolis, Lepe Partners, MasterCard, and MMC Ventures

Strategic Support from Leaders in Digital Payments and Transport to Speed Global Expansion of ...
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07-Dec-2015 07:26:54

Video: Mobile Ticketing Leader Masabi Secures $12m Growth Funding

 
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30-Nov-2015 10:50:36

Arriva Trains Wales and Masabi Pass 350,000 Mobile Ticket Sales

Queuing for tickets has become a thing of the past as passengers travel using their smartphones. ...
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30-Nov-2015 10:37:49

Masabi and Transdev Launch Mobile Ticketing In New Orleans

Transit Agency and Mobile Ticketing Provider Deploy Award-Winning JustRide Platform Citywide Across ...
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05-Oct-2015 15:27:30

Masabi and Transit App Partner to Create Integrated Urban Mobility Experience for Transit and Payments

  October 5th, 2015 – San Francisco: Masabi, the global leader in transit mobile ticketing and ...
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25-Sep-2015 20:55:00

Mobile ticketing continues to expand across the UK rail network

Mobile ticketing has been around for a few years, from a technical point of view, but more and more ...
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23-Sep-2015 08:54:09

Masabi and Keolis announce mobile ticketing partnership

September 23rd, 2015 – London and Paris: Masabi, the global leader in transport mobile ticketing ...
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13-Jul-2015 15:23:04

MBNA Thames Clippers to sell £1 million worth of mobile tickets in 2015

Stats gathered over last 12 months reveal key trends amongst 10,000’s of London river travellers ...
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10-Jun-2015 11:49:08

Mobile Ticketing Round-Up: Day 2 UITP

The second day of the Milan show continued in a similar vein to day one, with lots more exciting ...
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08-Jun-2015 17:12:49

Mobile Ticketing Round-Up: Day 1 UITP

Mobile Ticketing is very much the hot topic at this year’s UITP show with a raft of companies ...
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18-Mar-2015 15:52:39

Masabi at Transport Ticketing Americas 2015

Next week Masabi will be exhibiting and presenting at the inaugural Transport Ticketing Americas ...
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17-Feb-2015 16:31:56

Line management in Agile Teams

Line management is currently on my mind as I've recently joined Masabi as VP of Engineering for our ...
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14-Jan-2015 11:59:05

Transport for Athens and Masabi Launch Mobile Ticketing City-Wide Across all Transport Types

Passengers can now use their mobile phones to buy and display tickets on City Bus, Electric ...
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14-Jan-2015 11:59:00

MasterCard and Masabi Set Commuters Free From Cash

Mobile ticketing saves time, takes out hassle – first partnership deployment across Athens transit ...
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14-Jan-2015 11:58:51

Masabi and MasterCard Partnership Video

As part of our announcement that we have entered a global partnership with MasterCard, Masabi's ...
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01-Dec-2014 09:39:37

Transit Mobile Ticketing Software Provider Masabi Names Brian Zanghi New CEO

Software Industry Veteran Joins to Drive Continued Global Growth Building on Success in London, ...
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17-Oct-2014 11:29:28

Apple Pay in Transport Ticketing Webinar

Masabi, the leader in mobile ticketing and innovative fare collection for transit recently ...
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24-Sep-2014 13:34:27

Masabi and ACT to Bring ITSO Ticketing to Smartphones

Companies sign landmark deal to offer UK transport contactless mobile ticketing London – 23rd ...
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24-Jun-2014 09:29:22

Thames Clippers Goes Live with Mobile Ticketing

iPhone and Android Users Can Now Use Their Mobile Phones as Tickets on Thames Clippers’ River Bus ...
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03-Jun-2014 18:10:28

Veolia & Masabi Introduces Mobile Fare App at NICE Bus

Nassau County, New York, system becomes first bus-only U.S. transit system to offer smart-phone ...
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01-May-2014 01:05:33

Mobile Ticketing in New York Hits the Headlines

The recent announcement by the MTA and Masabi that mobile ticketing is soon to be rolled-out on the ...
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01-May-2014 01:02:12

Masabi to Launch Mobile Ticketing with New York’s MTA

Riders will be able to use their phones as tickets on both Metro-North Railroad and Long Island ...
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23-Apr-2014 07:32:26

Thames Clippers and Masabi to Launch Mobile Ticketing on Central London River Bus Services

Passengers will be able to use their mobile phones as tickets from this spring
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11-Feb-2014 19:36:48

NICE Bus to Become One of the First U.S. Bus Transit Systems To Offer Mobile Ticketing

Bus system in Nassau County, NY, operated by Veolia Transportation, signs agreement for mobile ...
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24-Jan-2014 12:38:07

Masabi at Transport Ticketing 2014 - Interview, Panels, Awards and Exhibition

At this year's Transport Ticketing event you'll find lots of ways to engage with Masabi and learn ...
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07-Jan-2014 16:00:54

Masabi Mobile Ticket Apps Double-Nomination at UK Rail Industry Awards

Rail Technology Magazine's annual UK Rail Industry Awards has recognised two Mobile Ticketing ...
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10-Dec-2013 15:07:35

Masabi with Double-Nomination at the Transport Ticketing Awards

At January's Transport Ticketing in London, Masabi won't just be exhibiting. We are also nominated ...
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13-Nov-2013 17:10:15

Masabi CEO Makes Guest Appearance on CNBC.

Earlier today, our CEO Ben Whitaker was invited to the CNBC studios to conduct a live interview ...
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22-Oct-2013 16:05:43

Masabi Passes $100m in Mobile Ticket Sales for Public Transportation

Strong worldwide demand from transportation industry and end users October 22nd, 2013 – Masabi, the ...
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04-Oct-2013 12:28:08

Masabi wins UK Transport Product of the Year

Acquisition International have identified Masabi as a leader in UK transport at their Business ...
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10-Sep-2013 18:04:57

First Great Western Launches Mobile Ticketing Application.

First Great Western has today announced the launch of its new mobile ticketing service allowing ...
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05-Sep-2013 17:10:36

MTS Launches New Mobile Ticketing App for Chargers’ First Game on September 9

Your phone is now your Trolley ticket to the game! SAN DIEGO – The Metropolitan Transit System ...
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30-Aug-2013 15:58:50

Ticketing App Wins National Award & Reaches $10 Million In Sales

Boston, US. August 19, 2013 – The MBTA’s innovative mobile ticketing platform for customers reached ...
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20-Aug-2013 22:15:11

Masabi Appoints Dennis Marshall as VP of Business Development

Mobile Ticketing Pioneer Strengthens US Team Adding Transit Industry Veteran to Support Growth New ...
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16-Aug-2013 10:04:11

Top 50 Mobile Innovators 2013

For the third year running Masabi has been listed as one of Mobile Entertainment's 50 Mobile ...
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23-Jul-2013 16:56:43

Chiltern Railways first to roll out ‘App and Go’ tickets across entire commuter network

First in UK to provide on-phone tickets to be scanned at barriers at all Chiltern commuter stations ...
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17-Jul-2013 10:01:42

Juniper and America's Transportation Awards Celebrate JustRide and MBTA's Success with Double Award Win

Earlier this year we were delighted to discover that the MBTA's deployment of Masabi's JustRide was ...
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26-Jun-2013 12:21:08

Barcode Gates at London Marylebone Scanning Masabi Tickets as Fast as Smartcards

After a recent trip to London Marylebone, where Chiltern Railways have barcode ticket gates ...
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20-Mar-2013 09:00:17

Masabi Secures $2.8 Million from Fontinalis Partners, MMC Ventures and M8 Capital to Transform Transit Ticketing

Investment will accelerate U.S. deployments of mobile ticketing and agile fare collection systems ...
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22-Feb-2013 18:29:35

Masabi to Attend Mobile World Congress 2013

Mobile World Congress, the world's premier mobile phone event, kicks off in Barcelona next Monday. ...
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06-Feb-2013 18:37:55

Masabi Named As Finalist For Global Mobile Award

Company’s JustRide End-to-End Smartphone Ticketing System for Transit Short-Listed in Smart Cities ...
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17-Jan-2013 18:39:46

Masabi Sells $1Million of Rail mTickets in Boston in Just Seven Weeks

Masabi Sells $1Million of Rail mTickets in Boston in Just Seven Weeks Mobile Tickets Now Accounting ...
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09-Jan-2013 18:41:25

Masabi Shortlisted in Two Categories at The Europas: Best UK Startup and Best Transport, Travel or Environmental Startup Catagories

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07-Jan-2013 18:49:03

Masabi Nominated as Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme at the Transport Ticketing Awards

Masabi Nominated as Most Successful Mobile Ticketing Programme at the Transport Ticketing Awards
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14-Nov-2012 14:56:09

Customers in Boston React to MBTA mTicket App Launch

Customers in Boston React to MBTA mTicket App Launch Mobile ticketing has a huge number of benefits ...
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12-Nov-2012 14:01:58

MBTA & Masabi Launch US’ First Smartphone Commuter Rail Ticketing System

MBTA & Masabi Launch US’ First Smartphone Commuter Rail Ticketing System From Today, Boston ...
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09-Oct-2012 13:37:49

Masabi Crowned 2012 Bully Award Winner

Masabi Crowned 2012 Bully Award Winner Transport mobile ticketing pioneer honoured as a leading ...
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11-Sep-2012 12:50:06

mTicketing and Agile Fare Collection at InnoTrans with Masabi

mTicketing and Agile Fare Collection at InnoTrans with Masabi See you in Hall 7.1B, Stand 108 – ...
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06-Sep-2012 17:42:34

Masabi Named as Finalist for 2012 Bully Awards

Masabi Named as Finalist for 2012 Bully Awards Masabi honoured as a leading European TMT company
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20-Aug-2012 12:11:46

Top 50 Mobile Innovators 2012

top 50 mobile innovators 2012
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06-Aug-2012 15:55:10

Direct Marketing for Mobile Apps

Direct Marketing for Mobile Apps To me, smartphones have changed the way advertising operates. It ...
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31-Jul-2012 13:36:35

Masabi and MBTA to bring mTicketing to Boston Commuter Ferries

Masabi and MBTA to bring mTicketing to Boston Commuter Ferries Masabi’s first US deployment just ...
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12-Jul-2012 12:47:52

New York’s MTA Metro-North Railroad to Test Smartphone Ticketing This Summer

New York’s MTA Metro-North Railroad to Test Smartphone Ticketing This Summer Project to test ...
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26-Jun-2012 18:24:25

Masabi Winners In The Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2012

masabi winners in the railway industry innovation awards 2012
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31-May-2012 12:08:09

Masabi Unveils App For Reading Smart Card Transport Tickets Using NFC-Enabled Phones

Masabi unveils app for reading smart card transport tickets using NFC-enabled phones Android app ...
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28-May-2012 12:21:18

Redspottedhanky.com and Masabi Launch Windows Phone 7 UK Rail Ticketing App

Redspottedhanky.com and Masabi Launch Windows Phone 7 UK Rail Ticketing App Buy tickets with no ...
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23-May-2012 13:12:23

First Great Western Launches Masabi’s First Windows Phone 7 mTicketing App

first great western launches masabi’s first windows phone 7 mTicketing app
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11-May-2012 17:10:12

MBTA & Masabi on Untether.tv

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23-Apr-2012 10:49:30

MBTA and Masabi to Launch First Smartphone Rail Ticketing System in the U.S.

MBTA and Masabi to Launch First Smartphone Rail Ticketing System in the U.S. Apps will allow ...
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22-Mar-2012 10:33:19

Masabi Video Interview - mTicketing Revolution on Track

masabi video interview - mTicketing revolution on track A video interview with Masabi CPO, Giacomo ...
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14-Mar-2012 17:00:48

Masabi Developer Team Invades Mobile World Congress

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24-Feb-2012 11:57:23

Chiltern Railways mTicketing App by Masabi One of 'Best of British'

chiltern railways mticketing app by masabi one of 'best of british'  
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22-Feb-2012 11:09:53

Masabi, Chiltern Railways & Atos Scoop Rail Business Award

masabi, chiltern railways & atos scoop rail business award  
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21-Feb-2012 15:24:24

Masabi CEO Named as Top Transport Innovator

masabi ceo named as top transport innovator  
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20-Feb-2012 12:22:13

Redspottedhanky.com and Masabi Launch UK Rail Mobile Phone Ticketing Service

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10-Feb-2012 12:30:09

Masabi's Role in Open Source and the Wider Community

masabi's role in open source and the wider community
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30-Jan-2012 14:31:19

How to make a Windows Phone 7 app in 5 minutes

how to make a windows phone 7 app in 5 minutes With a future release of the UK rail ticketing app ...
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16-Jan-2012 15:27:58

A Guide to mTicketing - Transport Ticketing Webinar

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06-Jan-2012 14:22:00

First TPExpress Press Release: Virtual Ticket is a Reality

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05-Jan-2012 17:16:05

Masabi at Transport Ticketing 2012

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21-Dec-2011 18:09:40

Masabi's 2011 Roundup

masabi's 2011 roundup The past twelve months have been great for Masabi and the adoption of ...
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19-Dec-2011 17:16:48

ScotRail Press Release: Free app with 'real time' train information

ScotRail Press Release: Free app with 'real time' train information
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19-Dec-2011 11:48:32

Mobile Marketing Magazine Celebrates mTicketing on Chiltern Railways

mobile marketing magazine celebrates mticketing on chiltern railways The mTicketing solution ...
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16-Dec-2011 14:07:28

Redspottedhanky.com Press Release: Redspottedhanky.com Launches Free Mobile App

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15-Dec-2011 11:14:03

Top Mobile Travel Tip from First TransPennine Express

top mobile travel tip from first transpennine express
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08-Dec-2011 14:46:54

Masabi Appoints Owen Day as Director of Engineering

Masabi Appoints Owen Day as Director of Engineering London, UK. 8th December, 2011 - Masabi, the ...
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07-Dec-2011 13:09:55

Audio Track: Masabi CEO Presents mTicketing - Concept to Reality

Travel 2020 recently published their exhibitor talks from their brilliant 2011 show. Among them was ...
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25-Nov-2011 16:33:59

Acclaim for Masabi in Industry Awards

acclaim for masabi in industry awards As Masabi recently celebrated a year of live mTicketing apps ...
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09-Nov-2011 11:08:09

Most Effective Mobile Ticketing Solution Award Won by Chiltern Railways, Masabi and Atos

Most Effective Mobile Ticketing Solution Award Won by Chiltern Railways, Masabi and Atos
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04-Nov-2011 12:11:29

Silicon Milkroundabout Impressions

  silicon milkroundabout impressions The Masabi team were out in full force on Sunday to attend the ...
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02-Nov-2011 10:02:48

Masabi Secures $4 million from m8 Capital to Drive Major UK Deployments and US Expansion

Masabi Secures $4 million from m8 Capital to Drive Major UK Deployments and US Expansion Company ...
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27-Oct-2011 13:06:18

Recruitment Special: If you want a startup job, think like an entrepreneur and ask for one

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25-Oct-2011 16:30:58

First Hull Trains Press Release: First Hull Trains Launch New App

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18-Oct-2011 18:37:06

First TPExpress Press Release: Buy Rail Tickets on Everyday Mobile Phones

Buy Rail Tickets on Everyday Mobile Phones and Smartphones with First TransPennine Express Apps
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07-Oct-2011 15:48:35

Masabi Earns Nomination for ME Awards 2011

Masabi have been nominated for the finals of the ME Awards 2011 in the category 'Best App ...
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27-Sep-2011 15:08:07

Chiltern Railways Shortlisted for Effective Mobile Marketing Awards 2011

Chiltern Railways have been shortlisted for the Effective Mobile Marketing Awards 2011 in the 'Most ...
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23-Sep-2011 16:09:49

Chiltern Railways Press Release: Train Company Releases Free Revolutionary Real Time App

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21-Sep-2011 19:07:20

Rail Operators Promoting mTicketing Up & Down the Country

There are a number of UK rail operators now promoting mTicketing applications and below is a ...
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21-Sep-2011 15:07:58

CrossCountry Trains Press Release: Great Britain - A Nation of 'Pocket Patting' Train Travellers

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25-Aug-2011 15:27:20

Masabi Selected as 2011 Bully Award Finalist

The UK, Netherlands, Spain and Sweden top the list of Europe’s 60 leading TMT companies
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22-Aug-2011 14:59:26

Masabi Recognised as Top Mobile Innovator

Masabi has been hailed as a Top 50 Mobile Innovator by influential mobile news website Mobile ...
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16-Jun-2011 14:58:11

Masabi Claims Crown at BLN Money in Mobile Award 2011

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14-Jun-2011 14:57:05

Masabi Has Moved!

Following the rapid growth we’ve had as a company in the past year, Masabi has moved office! What's ...
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08-Jun-2011 17:28:10

Masabi Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 Europe Tech Startup

Amsterdam, Netherlands – 8th June 2011 – Red Herring announced its Top 100 award in recognition of ...
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08-Jun-2011 14:55:52

Masabi Shortlisted for Money in Mobile Award 2011

Masabi has been shortlisted for the BLN Money in Mobile Award 2011! The award is run by the ...
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06-Jun-2011 14:54:07

Passenger Rail: A 10 Year Flashback

Imagine the year is 2001... Relatively speaking, it's a bit of a Stone Age as far as mobile ...
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03-Jun-2011 14:52:36

Chiltern Railways Named ‘iPhone App of the Week’ on App Store

Chiltern Railways has been named 'App of the Week' for iPhone on the Apple App Store! The Chiltern ...
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17-May-2011 14:51:10

Chiltern Railways App Stars in The Gadget Show

The Chiltern Railways app was given a starring role in last night's episode of the Gadget Show on ...
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17-May-2011 14:50:08

Life of Android App of the Week: Trainline Tickets

Our app for thetrainline.com is App of the Week on Life of Android. Life of Android is a site ...
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13-May-2011 14:47:22

Masabi Wins Nomination for Mobile Premier Awards in Barcelona 2012

Last night, Masabi won a competition organised by App Circus London to find the best mobile app ...
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11-May-2011 15:03:21

Chiltern Railways Press Release: Simple Ticketing in an Instant with New App

Chiltern Railways launched a pioneering new approach to ticketing today at Marylebone station, with ...
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06-Apr-2011 14:43:50

Masabi Feature in Latest Rail Technology Magazine

Masabi’s article on the ‘quiet but essential’ revolution in mobile ticketing was recently published ...
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08-Mar-2011 16:01:55

Masabi CEO to Deliver Speech at The Future of Air Rail

Ben Whitaker will deliver a speech on 'Ticketing and Travel Booking' at The Future of Air Rail ...
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04-Mar-2011 16:45:31

Connecting the Dots: An Introduction to 2D Barcodes

As the growth of sophisticated mobile devices becomes ever more pronounced in modern society, ...
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03-Mar-2011 10:50:28

Buy Train Tickets on Almost Any Mobile Phone with thetrainline.com App Developed by Masabi

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28-Feb-2011 16:19:23

Masabi CEO to Speak at Digital Money Forum 2011

Our CEO Ben Whitaker will be talking on the transport panel at Digital Money Forum 2011 this week. ...
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22-Feb-2011 16:30:37

Masabi @ Mobile World Congress 2011

Last week’s Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona proved to be a hugely valuable event for ...
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02-Feb-2011 12:50:08

Chiltern Railways Press Release: The iPhone revolution reaches rail in an end to ticket office queues

The iPhone revolution has finally reached rail travel with the announcement of a pioneering new ...
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15-Dec-2010 12:43:51

Experiences Rapidly Porting J2ME Apps to Android

Masabi has a fully integrated Android app launching early next year, with a UI carefully crafted to ...
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06-Dec-2010 18:09:30

Masabi Wins Software Innovation Category at Digital Entrepreneur Awards

London, UK – 6th December 2010 – Masabi, the developer of mobile ticketing technology for the ...
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06-Dec-2010 14:44:25

Excellent Reviews for thetrainline.com Mobile App on Nokias

Since its publication on the Nokia Ovi Store on Thursday, the timetabling and ticketing app ...
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01-Dec-2010 15:36:02

Thetrainline App Now Available on Nokia Ovi Store

Our train ticket app for thetrainline.com is now available for download from Nokia's Ovi Store!
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15-Nov-2010 14:45:52

Illustrating Gartner's Q3 2010 Global Handset Shipment Report

I created a quick infographic this weekend to illustrate the trends shown in Gartner's recent Q3 ...
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09-Nov-2010 17:30:03

NOW HIRING: Mobile Developer, iPhone Developer, Production Manager - Change the Face of UK Transport

Following our stratospheric growth, the Masabi team are now hiring! We are looking for:
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08-Nov-2010 17:06:26

thetrainline Mobile App Wins Sunday Times Travel App of the Week

We are very pleased to announce that thetrainline app for Blackberry, Nokia, and Sony-Ericsson, ...
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04-Nov-2010 11:48:42

New Trainline App Arrives

You can now buy train tickets over your mobile with the new thetrainline.com app for selected ...
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03-Nov-2010 18:18:31

Ticket Sculptures at Waterloo

Ed spotted these railcard ticket sculptures at Waterloo station today - it's definitely one ...
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22-Oct-2010 09:35:57

Masabi Wins a Top Place on UKTI Stand at Barcelona MWC

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01-Oct-2010 13:13:01

Funding Your Startup slides from Android Developer Evening @TechHub

Ben's slides from the Android Developer Evening given a few weeks back at Old St's TechHub: View ...
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28-Sep-2010 10:02:02

Masabi Secures $2 Million Funding from M8 Capital

LONDON, UK – 28th September 2010 – Masabi, the developer of mobile ticketing technology for the ...
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24-Sep-2010 14:29:23

Masabi Named a Winner for Inaugural 2010 Bully Award

CEO of Masabi. “It’s validating to be named a winner of this prestigious award, and we accept and ...
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23-Jul-2010 14:22:34

Passenger Focus Research Into Ticket Purchase Problems

Earlier this week Passenger Focus, the UK's official rail watchdog, released their annual Spring ...
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26-Jun-2010 20:16:51

VACANCY: Java Server Developer - Develop something amazing and Useful

Masabi are currently on the lookout for a server developer to join our team working from our London ...
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18-May-2010 10:20:38

Masabi Signs M-Ticketing Deal with thetrainline.com

LONDON, UK – 18th May 2010 – Masabi, the developer of m-ticketing software for mass-market phones, ...
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08-Mar-2010 14:39:18

Expansion time again: Calling All Server Developers and Sysadmins

Masabi are currently on the lookout for a server developer to join our team working from our London ...
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20-Jan-2010 02:00:57

Masabi and Access IS create mobile barcode scanner With Oyster-like speed and reliability

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06-Jan-2010 13:29:46

Making Mobile Commerce Relevant for the Man on the Clapham Omnibus

This is a re-print of an article we wrote for the new Mobile Money Exchange community forum set up ...
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22-Oct-2009 15:19:11

NFC Roundup - 2009

After many trials, NFC has been on the cusp of launching in Europe for some time now. It is ...
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08-Oct-2009 14:56:00

Århus Mobile Ticketing Workshop slides

Giacomo's talk a few weeks back at the Mobile Ticketing Workshop in Århus, Denmark went down ...
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06-Oct-2009 16:56:00

Thoughts on ITSO part 1: Smartcard Ticket Usability

On 28th October, the consultation period ends for the Department for Transport's paper Developing a ...
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23-Sep-2009 00:24:00

Masabi at Aarhus Mobile Ticketing Workshop

My colleague Giacomo will be presenting and taking part in a panel today on Mobile Ticketing at the ...
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12-Sep-2009 20:34:00

Top Post on Carnival of the Mobilists

Carnival of the Mobilists 190 over at WipJam voted my last post on handset statistics as joint top ...
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04-Sep-2009 12:00:00

Masabi speaking in Seoul next week

Ben Whitaker will be speaking alongside Nokia at the Mobile Content Conference & Awards 2009 in ...
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03-Sep-2009 18:34:00

Hacking AdMob Handset Statistics

Handset statistics are notoriously hard to come by - only the operators know what handsets are ...
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17-Aug-2009 10:05:00

3 Job Vacancies: Mobile Tester, Server Dev and Mobile Dev

Firstly: NO AGENCIES OR RECRUITERS! (We are interested in pro-active candidates who are motivated ...
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31-Jul-2009 17:27:00

Ticketing via Local Webapps

We're finally able to show off some of the work we've been doing recently on local mobile webapps - ...
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30-Jul-2009 20:16:38

Masabi and Mi-Pay Make Mass Adoption of Mobile Financial Services Viable for Africa & Middle East

LONDON, UK- July 30th 2009 - Masabi, the developer of secure applications for mass market mobile ...
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30-Jul-2009 10:38:00

StreetVendor - Mobile Financial Services platform

Today we put out a press release about StreetVendor, the product we've built together with ...
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01-Jul-2009 16:50:00

London Technology Network - Intelligent Transport

I just got back from presenting at London Technology Network's Intelligent Transport event just ...
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24-Jun-2009 17:39:00

Global Messaging 2009 - Mobile Ticketing and Payments

I'm just back from presenting at the excellent Global Messaging 2009 event in Westminster, on the ...
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22-Jun-2009 17:20:00

Masabi at Global Messaging 2009

I'll be giving a talk on Secure Payment and Ticketing Applications at day 2 of Global Messaging ...
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16-Jun-2009 14:15:00

MoMo London Demo Night summary

Last night Ben presented at Mobile Monday London's demo night round the corner at IPC’s office ...
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08-Jun-2009 18:04:00

Carnival of the Mobilists 177

Carnival of the Mobilists 177 over at A Consuming Experience included my last post on ...
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08-Jun-2009 14:53:00

Speaking at Train Communications 2009

Another chance to meet up with Masabi, when we speak on the Thursday afternoon of Train ...
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04-Jun-2009 18:30:00

ITS Transport Standards Seminar - summary

Write up of the recent Intelligent Transport Systems' Seminar on Standards in UK Ticketing Wed 27th ...
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01-Jun-2009 13:28:00

Sony-Ericsson Handset Announcements

There are a few interesting points raised in the technical details accompanying Sony-Ericsson's ...
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13-May-2009 17:46:00

Masabi speaking at ITS UK Ticket Standards Seminar, and at European Telco Strategy event

For those of you on the conference circuit, you can see Ben Whitaker from Masabi speaking about new ...
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22-Apr-2009 17:40:00

Interesting Blackberry Factoids for Developers

We've just had a great chat with the extremely helpful RIM Developer Relations guys, and some ...
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25-Mar-2009 18:17:00

Digital Money Forum - London 31st March

This Tuesday I'll be at the Digital Money Forum, at the Guoman Hotel in Charing Cross, London. As ...
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23-Mar-2009 19:10:17

Red Herring Reveals Companies Selected as Finalists for the Red Herring 100 Europe 2009

Berlin, March 23, 2009 - Red Herring today announced that Masabi, the secure mobile applications ...
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