Ticketing & Urban Mobility Blog

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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02-Mar-2009 14:37:14

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

CAMBRIDGE, England, March 2, 2009 - kiwanja.net, developer of mobile technologies for social ...
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26-Feb-2009 16:02:00

MWC 2009 talk: Challenges Building Secure Mobile Applications

Ben Whitaker and myself gave a presentation in the App Garage of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona ...
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18-Feb-2009 11:57:00

Carnival of the Mobilists #161

Carnival of the Mobilists 161 over at Mobify Me has nominated my last transcoder post as Post of ...
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13-Feb-2009 10:55:00

Transcoders round 2

It has been incredibly busy pre-MWC and so I have not yet pulled together our research into mobile ...
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05-Feb-2009 16:15:00

Masabi Talking at MWC 2009

Ben and I will be talking about mobile security and demonstrating various things you can do to ...
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26-Jan-2009 12:09:00

Carnival of the Mobilists #158

Carnival of the Mobilists 158 over at RadVision has included my post on HTTPS and transcoders ...
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23-Jan-2009 11:44:00

How Do Transcoders Affect HTTPS?

After reading the interesting discussion about mobile transcoders and HTTPS security on the MoMo ...
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05-Jan-2009 12:08:00

Carnival of the Mobilists #155

Thanks to Helen for including Ben's last post on this week's Carnival of the Mobilists - check it ...
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16-Dec-2008 18:55:31

UK Rail Agrees Mobile Ticketing Standard

London, UK, 16th December 2008 - Masabi, the secure mobile applications company, today announced ...
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16-Dec-2008 10:50:00

New Mobile Barcode tickets for UK Rail

Finally, after a year of work, the new mobile and self-print barcode standard for UK rail tickets ...
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20-Oct-2008 11:15:00

Carnival of the Mobilists 146

Carnival of the Mobilists 146 over at London Calling has included Tom's post on NFC alongside a ...
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15-Oct-2008 19:24:00

NFC - One Day, It'll Be Great

Currently there are two potential candidate technologies for scanning an electronic ticket held on ...
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10-Oct-2008 17:48:00

FrontlineSMS (part 1) - the SMS Hub for NGOs

Recently we've been working with kiwanja.net, a mobile-focused specialist in anthropology, ...
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06-Oct-2008 13:47:00

Job Vacancy: Server Programmer

Masabi are looking for a London-based Server Programmer to come and work at our offices on the ...
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01-Oct-2008 10:33:00

Carnival of the Mobilists #143

Thanks to this week's host of Carnival of the Mobilists, The Phones Show, for voting my last post ...
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24-Sep-2008 12:09:00

The Mobile Web and Fragmentation

Last week I read some interesting comments that came out of the last MoMo London event on whether ...
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17-Sep-2008 19:59:00

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

London, UK, 17th September 2008 - Masabi, the secure mobile applications developer, today announced ...
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11-Sep-2008 19:43:13

Masabi Appoints Fred Metzgen Chief Executive Officer

London, UK, 11th September 2008 - Masabi, the secure mobile applications developer, today announced ...
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21-Jul-2008 09:52:00

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

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03-Jul-2008 12:16:00

Job Vacancy: Mobile Tester

Masabi are looking for another London-based Mobile Software Tester to come and work at our offices ...
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27-May-2008 09:21:00

MoMo Global Summit 2008 Talks

Last week I gave two presentations (linked below) at the Mobile Monday Global Summit 2008 in Kuala ...
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24-Apr-2008 13:39:00

Judging When An mPayment Makes Sense

The clip starting at 10:00 in this video (courtesy Ketai) starkly represents why many mPayment ...
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22-Apr-2008 14:26:00

Masabi at Infosecurity Europe 2008

This week Masabi are at the Infosec show at London's Olympia demonstrating our mobile solution for ...
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15-Apr-2008 11:56:00

Masabi to Present at Mobile Monday Estonia

If you happen to be in Tartu, Estonia on April 28th then drop in to the next MoMo Estonia meeting ...
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13-Apr-2008 15:06:00

Ideas for Interoperability of Secure Barcode Tickets

Barcode ticket security is a growing issue (we get asked about it all the time) and there aren't ...
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04-Mar-2008 20:08:00

RSS Feeds for the Community

As an RSS junkie, I get almost all of my mobile information through news feeds. Unfortunately, a ...
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10-Feb-2008 18:41:32

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

London, UK, 10th February 2008 - Masabi, the secure mobile applications company, today announced it ...
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08-Feb-2008 13:20:00

Masabi speaking at Mobile World Congress

Quick note that Ben Whitaker (me) will be speaking briefly at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona ...
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28-Jan-2008 18:56:00

Carnival of the Mobilists 107/108

Carnival of the Mobilists 108 is up at Skydeck now, and among the usual great writing features a ...
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17-Jan-2008 11:26:00

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

Masabi will be at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on Monday 11th to Tuesday 12th ...
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14-Jan-2008 20:42:00

The Truth About Mobile Fragmentation

My most recent task has been architecting the Playtech mobile product, which currently encompasses ...
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09-Jan-2008 19:43:00

Carnival of the Mobilists

This week's Carnival is hosted over at Mobile Point View, and once again Ben is featured for his ...
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19-Dec-2007 11:44:00

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

After the recent discovery of a potential back-door in a NIST approved random number generator, I ...
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03-Dec-2007 09:31:00

Job Vacancy: Java Developer

NO RECRUITING AGENTS! (I really mean this, I will be very rude to any recruiter that calls, you ...
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01-Dec-2007 12:40:00

Cell IDs and Location-Based Services

It was very interesting to read about the latest update to Google Maps, one of the nicest J2ME apps ...
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16-Nov-2007 15:22:00

EncryptME Wins IET Security Award

We're delighted to announce that Masabi's EncryptME won the security category at the IET's annual ...
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14-Nov-2007 18:50:44

Mobile phone security software wins prestigious award for innovation

14th November 2007 – Encryption software for mobile phones which makes e-commerce much more secure ...
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07-Nov-2007 16:29:00

event: Masabi at Cartes show in Paris

Masabi will be at Cartes, the International Identity and Credit Cards show in Paris next week on ...
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22-Oct-2007 20:08:28

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

London, UK, 22nd October 2007 – Chiltern Railways have today announced a world first in mobile ...
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