Ticketing, Italy, mobile gaming and more
The cover feature in this week’s Music Ally Report looks at ticketing in an age of over-abundance.
February 20, 2014
StubHub becomes official secondary-ticketing partner for The O2
London music venue The O2 has announced a partnership to make eBay's StubHub subsidiary its 'official ticket re-sale partner'.
June 4, 2013
Report: Paperless ticketing is 40x more efficient than print-at-home
Ticketing site WeGotTickets is publishing a new report on the environmental impact of different ticket distribution formats, claiming that paperless ticketing is more than 100 times as energy-efficient as printing and sending...
March 11, 2013
Fan-to-fan ticket exchange Twickets gets an iPhone app
British agency Future Platforms has been trying to foster ethical ticket-swaps with its Twickets service. Now there's an app for that. The idea: a fan-to-fan ticket exchange where people can shift their unwanted spares, but...
February 19, 2013
Gigsandtours launches native Android ticketing app
There has been some clever mobile innovation around live music – the Songkick Concerts app being an obvious example – but very little of it has come from actual ticketing services.
January 30, 2013
SeatGeek launches ticketing app for iPhone
Ticketing site SeatGeek has launched its first mobile app, for iPhone after raising $1.65m through a funding round in late August.
December 12, 2012
Music Ally Report 307 – Tickets, please: Gigs go social
Our lead feature looks at the rise and rise of social ticketing. In our interview feature, Martin Macmillan, CEO of Soniqplay, explains why mobile will finally make remixing games and competitions a mainstream activity and...
December 5, 2012
You can even crowdfund gigs now
EventTilt enables promoters to create a page, charge fans for tickets and then once a certain amount is reached, actually arrange the concert.
September 21, 2012
ScoreBig brings pay-what-you-like model to gig tickets
Live venues are looking for innovative technology to help them sell out at events, with the GrouponLive service an early example.
April 17, 2012
Groupon’s G-Pass speeds up ticketing deals process
Groupon has launched a new feature for its GrouponLive service called G-Pass, which it says will speed up venue-entry process for people who've bought event tickets through the daily deals service.
April 12, 2012
StubHub buys 3D venue-mapping startup Peekspy
eBay's ticketing subsidiary StubHub has acquired Singapore-based startup Peekspy.
March 9, 2012
Music Ally Report : Spanish eyes smiling on music (Issue 288)
- Our lead examines the trends and opportunities for music and mobile, direct from this year's Mobile World Congress in Barcelona - Our feature is an interview with Andrew Chan, VP Digital & Business Development Division...
March 1, 2012