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SeatGeek launches developer platform and affiliate programme

The latest ticketing firm to launch its own API for developers is US firm SeatGeek. Its new developer platform will help websites and apps tap into its database of live events, and make affiliate revenues on tickets sold.
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SeatGeek launches developer platform and affiliate programme

The latest ticketing firm to launch its own API for developers is US firm SeatGeek. Its new developer platform will help websites and apps tap into its database of live events, and make affiliate revenues on tickets sold.
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NTT DoCoMo taking Boardwalk mobile ticketing service global

Japanese mobile operator NTT DoCoMo sold 100m tickets for concerts and other live events in 2011 through its Boardwalk platform, which used a mixture of RFID and QR code technology.
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Eventbrite sells its 50 millionth ticket

Online ticketing service Eventbrite has just sold its 50 millionth ticket, with more than 20m of those having been sold in 2011 alone. The company says it nearly doubled the number of tickets it sold and events it listed...
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Retailers cast doubt on potential of Facebook commerce

Ticketmaster is looking to sell tickets through its new Facebook store (Bulletin, 19-Jan-12), and many music artists are selling music and merchandise on the social network.
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Ticketmaster launches transactional Facebook app with Spotify support

Yesterday, Facebook revealed 60 new apps making use of its Open Graph, with Ticketmaster among them. Its app is a full ticket store, with users able to search for events and buy tickets, while also tapping into social features...
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Ticketfly launches Facebook ticketing app for promoters

Tickets service Ticketfly has unveiled a social application called Ticketfly Facebook Purchase.
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WeGotTickets launches Christmas appeal with ActionAid

UK ticketing site WeGotTickets has launched a Christmas charity appeal, working with anti-poverty charity ActionAid to help fund Kenyan community radio station Muziq Speak.
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Report claims ticketing may be part of Facebook Music. We agree.

A lot has been said and written about the streaming music aspects of Facebook's upcoming music offering: Spotify, Mog, Rhapsody and others are all expected to be on board when it's unveiled at the f8 conference next week....
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MTV takes on Songkick with MTV Live & Local mobile app

MTV's latest music app has made its debut on Android, although its description text makes it clear an iPhone version is coming too. It's called MTV Live & Local, and claims to be "the ultimate mobile app to navigate live...
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Ticketmaster / Live Nation’s on-again off-again deal may be off again

Live Nation's proposed merger with Ticketmaster, which at the end of last year looked as if it had been given the green light by British regulators, is again on shaky ground.
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StubHub launches EventFinder live discovery iPad app

Online ticketing firm StubHub has launched a free iPad app called StubHub EventFinder, although it appears to be a side-project rather than a big charge onto the App Store.