Ticketing & Urban Mobility Blog

Las Vegas RTC debuts new features to its popular rideRTC app

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Metrolink launches Online Ticketing Portal to Print Tickets at Home

Lurraldebus extends its mobile ticketing app “LurTicket” to Bilbao and Vitoria-Gasteiz lines

Masabi at Smart City Expo World Congress 2018: An Award, Launch of Contactless EMV for Justride and New Customers Bilbao and Madrid

Practical MaaS Coming to Canada with Masabi and Transit

New Features Released on Denver RTD Mobile Tickets App

Bilbao Selects Masabi for Contactless EMV Ticketing System Allowing Passengers to Simply Tap Payment Cards for Travel within the City

EMT Madrid to Launch Mobile Ticketing on Airport Express Buses

Masabi Shortlisted for Practical Mobility-as-a-Service: The World's First Mobile Ticketing SDK for Public Transport at Smart City Expo World Congress Awards

New MBTA-UMass Lowell Partnership Offers Commuter Rail Option to University Community Through mTicket App

Masabi to Deliver Account-Based Full Fare Collection System to Rochester, New York

Intelligent Transport Webinar - MaaS and the Future of Urban Mobility: Placing Public Transport at the Centre of MaaS

Colorado’s Bustang is Selling 66% of All Bus Tickets Through the JustRide Bustang App

Masabi and Gertek Sign Partnership to Deliver Innovative Ticketing Services in Spain

Go Cashless with ‘Suffolk FastFare’ the New Mobile Ticketing App for Suffolk County Transportation

Masabi and Swiftly Partner to Deliver Best-of-Breed Real-Time Information and Ticketing to North American Transit Agencies

Easily Migrate your Mobile Ticketing to Masabi

An introduction to ‘contactless’ (cEMV) ticketing in public transport

The Woodlands Township Launch New Mobile Ticketing Application

Masabi Deploys Mobile Ticketing Service in Spain with Lurraldebus

Buy Your Ticket Anytime, Anywhere, with BreezePass, the New Mobile Ticketing App for Palmetto Breeze and The Breeze Trolley

Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) Adds Masterpass and Apple Pay to the SMART eTickets App

Xplore Dundee: Re-launched App is Just the m-Ticket!

Riding the Bus in Colorado Gets Even Easier as Bustang Mobile Ticketing App Adds Masterpass and Apple Pay

Apple Pay® now available on the Metrolink App

New Mobility Survey Finds Over ⅓ of Americans are Combining Public Transit with Ridesharing

Masabi and Chalo Partner to Target $66.5Bn Indian Public Transport Market with Combined Mobile Ticketing and Information Offering

Masabi and Uber Announce First-of-its-Kind Ride-Sharing and Public Transit Ticketing Partnership

Practical Mobility-as-a-Service: Integrating Ticketing Into 3rd Party Apps

National Express West Midlands App Sells One Million Tickets with 55% Using the Bus More Since Downloading

Masabi Selected as a Future Fifty UK Tech Leader

Apple Pay Now Available on the MBTA mTicket App

Dundee Bus Operator Launches New Mobile Ticketing App With Discounted Tickets for Cashless Travel

External Orders API: National Express & Masabi Win Transport Ticketing Award 2018

Top 8 Things Not to Miss at Transport Ticketing Global 2018

Masabi Brings Mobile Ticketing to Los Angeles Metro Rail for Metrolink Riders

Riding the Bus in Colorado Just Got Easier With The New Bustang Mobile Ticketing App

Year in Review: 21 Day Deployments, 17 New Clients, 16 Validation Customers, 14 Agency Deployments, 5 New Products, 2 SDK Partnerships and Much More...

Use your Smartphone as Ticket Machine and Ticket for Bus Travel in Anchorage, Alaska

No More Waiting in Line as Manly Fast Ferry Launches Mobile Ticketing

Adelaide Metro Working with Masabi to Become Australia’s First Transit System to Trial Mobile Ticketing

Masabi, Keolis and FAMOCO unveil Mass Market Mobile Ticket Validator

Ticketless Fares - The Benefits of Account-Based Ticketing

APTA EXPO Day 1: Rain, Wind and Transit

Masabi Launches Account-Based Ticketing at APTA 2017

Transit App Integrates Masabi’s Justride SDK to Offer Integrated Ticketing to Agencies in North America

The 7 step 'Mobile First' approach to delivering Account-Based Ticketing and Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS)

Our New Brand: Using Public Transit is Easier With Masabi

4 Things We’re Looking Forward to at the APTA Expo 2017

Masabi Launches Mobile Ticketing in San Francisco Bay Area with Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART)

Improving Rochester's Public Transit Starts with Better Access and Innovation

RTC surpasses 100,000 mobile bus passes sold on its rideRTC app

Masabi Continues Global Expansion Bringing Mobile Ticketing to The Hague, The Netherlands

Three Steps Columbus Can Take to Realize its Smart City Aspirations

Two French Cities Go Live with Mobile Ticketing using Masabi’s JustRide SDK

Montargis France: Masabi and Keolis on route to delivering 100% digital ticketing

Masabi Launches Justride Mobile Ticketing with Fire Island Ferries in New York State

Keolis confirms its leading position in connected mobility with the launch of an “all-in-one” digital app to plan travel, book and validate tickets

Mastercard Set to Transform Cyberjaya’s Smart City into A Cashless Hub

What is Mobility as a Service (MaaS)?

Why Transit Infrastructure Must Come First

How to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Metro – Mobile Ticketing 2.0

The Winner of Public Transport App of the Year 2017 is... Masabi's JustRide!

Mobile ticketing's payoff: Win-win-win

Ticketing Tips: The ‘Mobile First’ Approach to Delivering Infrastructure for Smart Cities

Why Mobile Tickets MUST Work Offline

How the Mobile Phone is Cutting Bus Dwell Times in Half

Masabi and Mastercard Shortlisted for Global Mobile Award at Mobile World Congress 2017

How to progress from visual bus mobile tickets to barcode – Mobile Ticketing 2.0

Smart Cities Don’t Need to Take Cash

Masabi Wins Smart City Prize at Transport Ticketing Global Awards

Masabi Launches JustRide Express - Transit Mobile Ticketing from $1,999 per Month

4 Key Principles for Smart City Solutions

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

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

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

Cash - The Fare Collection Headache

Top Challenges Facing Fare Collection Teams Across North America

Smart Cities Should Fill Our Downtowns With People, Not Cars

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

Riding Transit in Las Vegas Just Got Easier With Mobile Ticketing

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

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

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

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

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

JustRide Named Transit App of the Year at SmartTransit Innovation Awards

Masabi Wins Smart City Industry Award

Masabi Named a Finalist For Transit App of the Year

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

Smart Transit Makes the Invisible Visible

What is Account Based Ticketing?

Bringing City Data Out From Behind the Curtain

Smart Transit Is Not One-Size-Fits-All

An Introduction to Mobile Ticketing for Transportation

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

What is ‘Open Loop’ ticketing?

A Guide to Transport Three Letter Acronyms (TTLAs)

Public Transit Vs Uber & Lyft - Friend or Foe?

Masabi and MBNA Thames Clippers Announce Mobile Ticketing Enhancements

New York Governor Announces Launch of the MTA eTix Mobile Ticketing

Masabi Launches Mobile Ticketing with New York’s MTA

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

5 Simple Rules for Marketing Mobile Ticketing for Public Transport

Masabi Mobile Ticketing Coming to New York MTA

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

Enabling Urban Mobility: The Lifeblood of the Smart City

The Future of Transport Ticketing is 'Mobile First'

Metrolink’s mobile ticketing now available systemwide

Los Angeles' Metrolink Adds Convenience with Mobile Ticketing Launch

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

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

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

The Journey to Account Based Ticketing

Top 3 Benefits of Mobile Ticketing for Mass Transit

The Inaugural Transport and Smart City Leaders Breakfast, London 2016

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

Powering Smart City Transport with the Smartphone

Masabi Selected to Bring Mobile Ticketing to Los Angeles’ Metrolink

Mobile Ticketing: Why Barcode?

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

Video Interview: Making Transit Easier With Mobile

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

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

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

Masabi and Transdev Launch Mobile Ticketing In New Orleans

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

Mobile ticketing continues to expand across the UK rail network

Masabi and Keolis announce mobile ticketing partnership

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

Mobile Ticketing Round-Up: Day 2 UITP

Mobile Ticketing Round-Up: Day 1 UITP

Masabi at Transport Ticketing Americas 2015

Line management in Agile Teams

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

MasterCard and Masabi Set Commuters Free From Cash

Masabi and MasterCard Partnership Video

Transit Mobile Ticketing Software Provider Masabi Names Brian Zanghi New CEO

Apple Pay in Transport Ticketing Webinar

Masabi and ACT to Bring ITSO Ticketing to Smartphones

Thames Clippers Goes Live with Mobile Ticketing

Veolia & Masabi Introduces Mobile Fare App at NICE Bus

Mobile Ticketing in New York Hits the Headlines

Masabi to Launch Mobile Ticketing with New York’s MTA

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

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

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

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

Masabi with Double-Nomination at the Transport Ticketing Awards

Masabi CEO Makes Guest Appearance on CNBC.

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

Masabi wins UK Transport Product of the Year

First Great Western Launches Mobile Ticketing Application.

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

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

Masabi Appoints Dennis Marshall as VP of Business Development

Top 50 Mobile Innovators 2013

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

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

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

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

Masabi to Attend Mobile World Congress 2013

Masabi Named As Finalist For Global Mobile Award

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

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

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

Customers in Boston React to MBTA mTicket App Launch

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

Masabi Crowned 2012 Bully Award Winner

mTicketing and Agile Fare Collection at InnoTrans with Masabi

Masabi Named as Finalist for 2012 Bully Awards

Top 50 Mobile Innovators 2012

Direct Marketing for Mobile Apps

Masabi and MBTA to bring mTicketing to Boston Commuter Ferries

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

Masabi Winners In The Railway Industry Innovation Awards 2012

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

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

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

MBTA & Masabi on Untether.tv

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

Masabi Video Interview - mTicketing Revolution on Track

Masabi Developer Team Invades Mobile World Congress

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

Masabi, Chiltern Railways & Atos Scoop Rail Business Award

Masabi CEO Named as Top Transport Innovator

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

Masabi's Role in Open Source and the Wider Community

How to make a Windows Phone 7 app in 5 minutes

A Guide to mTicketing - Transport Ticketing Webinar

First TPExpress Press Release: Virtual Ticket is a Reality

Masabi at Transport Ticketing 2012

Masabi's 2011 Roundup

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

Mobile Marketing Magazine Celebrates mTicketing on Chiltern Railways

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

Top Mobile Travel Tip from First TransPennine Express

Masabi Appoints Owen Day as Director of Engineering

Audio Track: Masabi CEO Presents mTicketing - Concept to Reality

Acclaim for Masabi in Industry Awards

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

Silicon Milkroundabout Impressions

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

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

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

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

Masabi Earns Nomination for ME Awards 2011

Chiltern Railways Shortlisted for Effective Mobile Marketing Awards 2011

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

Rail Operators Promoting mTicketing Up & Down the Country

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

Masabi Selected as 2011 Bully Award Finalist

Masabi Recognised as Top Mobile Innovator

Masabi Claims Crown at BLN Money in Mobile Award 2011

Masabi Has Moved!

Masabi Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 Europe Tech Startup

Masabi Shortlisted for Money in Mobile Award 2011

Passenger Rail: A 10 Year Flashback

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

Chiltern Railways App Stars in The Gadget Show

Life of Android App of the Week: Trainline Tickets

Masabi Wins Nomination for Mobile Premier Awards in Barcelona 2012

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

Masabi Feature in Latest Rail Technology Magazine

Masabi CEO to Deliver Speech at The Future of Air Rail

Connecting the Dots: An Introduction to 2D Barcodes

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

Masabi CEO to Speak at Digital Money Forum 2011

Masabi @ Mobile World Congress 2011

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

Experiences Rapidly Porting J2ME Apps to Android

Masabi Wins Software Innovation Category at Digital Entrepreneur Awards

Excellent Reviews for thetrainline.com Mobile App on Nokias

Thetrainline App Now Available on Nokia Ovi Store

Illustrating Gartner's Q3 2010 Global Handset Shipment Report

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

thetrainline Mobile App Wins Sunday Times Travel App of the Week

New Trainline App Arrives

Ticket Sculptures at Waterloo

Masabi Wins a Top Place on UKTI Stand at Barcelona MWC

Funding Your Startup slides from Android Developer Evening @TechHub

Masabi Secures $2 Million Funding from M8 Capital

Masabi Named a Winner for Inaugural 2010 Bully Award

Passenger Focus Research Into Ticket Purchase Problems

VACANCY: Java Server Developer - Develop something amazing and Useful

Masabi Signs M-Ticketing Deal with thetrainline.com

Expansion time again: Calling All Server Developers and Sysadmins

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

Making Mobile Commerce Relevant for the Man on the Clapham Omnibus

NFC Roundup - 2009

Århus Mobile Ticketing Workshop slides

Thoughts on ITSO part 1: Smartcard Ticket Usability

Masabi at Aarhus Mobile Ticketing Workshop

Top Post on Carnival of the Mobilists

Masabi speaking in Seoul next week

Hacking AdMob Handset Statistics

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

Ticketing via Local Webapps

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

StreetVendor - Mobile Financial Services platform

London Technology Network - Intelligent Transport

Global Messaging 2009 - Mobile Ticketing and Payments

Masabi at Global Messaging 2009

MoMo London Demo Night summary

Carnival of the Mobilists 177

Speaking at Train Communications 2009

ITS Transport Standards Seminar - summary

Sony-Ericsson Handset Announcements

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

Interesting Blackberry Factoids for Developers

Digital Money Forum - London 31st March

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

Masabi Built SMS Tool Underscores Importance of Mobile Technology to Global Development Agenda

MWC 2009 talk: Challenges Building Secure Mobile Applications

Carnival of the Mobilists #161

Transcoders round 2

Masabi Talking at MWC 2009

Carnival of the Mobilists #158

How Do Transcoders Affect HTTPS?

Carnival of the Mobilists #155

UK Rail Agrees Mobile Ticketing Standard

New Mobile Barcode tickets for UK Rail

Carnival of the Mobilists 146

NFC - One Day, It'll Be Great

FrontlineSMS (part 1) - the SMS Hub for NGOs

Job Vacancy: Server Programmer

Carnival of the Mobilists #143

The Mobile Web and Fragmentation

Masabi Increases Mobile Application Usage by 50% with Encrypted SMS for Mobile Commerce

Masabi Appoints Fred Metzgen Chief Executive Officer

Masabi's mates "Hamfatter" on Dragon's Den

Job Vacancy: Mobile Tester

MoMo Global Summit 2008 Talks

Judging When An mPayment Makes Sense

Masabi at Infosecurity Europe 2008

Masabi to Present at Mobile Monday Estonia

Ideas for Interoperability of Secure Barcode Tickets

RSS Feeds for the Community

Masabi Selected as Runner Up in "True Mobile Start-Up" Category at Mobile Innovation Global Awards

Masabi speaking at Mobile World Congress

Carnival of the Mobilists 107/108

GSMA Barcelona - will it be the first time that we met?

The Truth About Mobile Fragmentation

Carnival of the Mobilists

Did the NSA put a back door in our Mobile Security? (and more about bad random number generators)

Job Vacancy: Java Developer

Cell IDs and Location-Based Services

EncryptME Wins IET Security Award

Mobile phone security software wins prestigious award for innovation

event: Masabi at Cartes show in Paris

Chiltern Railways' passengers become the world's first to buy tickets mobile to mobile

Masabi and GrIDsure Launch Mobile Phone Secure ID System for User and e-Commerce Authentication

Two Factor Authentication (2FA) - Opportunity and Pitfalls

2FA demo in Cambridge on Wed 5th Sep

Thick vs Thin Clients In Mobile Today

Wanted: Testing Guru

Problems with Mobile Security #1

Masabi Launches NIST-Certified Mobile Security World First and Announces YourRail as Inaugral Customer

September 12th - Cambridge Wireless event: "Money Talks"

A Mobile Software Primer

Welcome

Red Herring Reveals Companies Selected as Finalists for the Red Herring 100 Europe 2007

Masabi Unveils Mobile Phone Banking Application

Masabi and Playtech Announce Exclusive Agreement and Launch Mobile Casino Applications

Mobile First For Reading Lib-Dems

Masabi Unveils the Mobile Viral - New Approach for Mobile Apps Distribution

Pick the Prez - Bash Bush or Kerry Then Cast Your e-Vote

Masabi Creates Flagship Game for New Portal

Masabi Partners with Bango to Enable Pay-per-Level for Mobile Phone Games