Technology

“Dynamic Barcode” System Set to Roll Out Despite Consumer Concerns

March 21, 2019 Originally Posted On: Ticket News A new “dynamic barcode” mobile-only ticketing system is raising questions of consumer freedom and discrimination as it is prepped for a trial in at least three venues using Ticketmaster as their ticketing provider. Outlined on a Ticketmaster website page touting “The Newest Way to Use Your Mobile Ticket,” the …

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Texas Congressman Calls for Google’s Certification to be “Fair and Impartial”

July 11, 2018 Originally Posted On: Ticket News Signals Bipartisan Support for the FTC Monitoring of Google’s Certification Process The US Minority Ticker Group (USMTG) has added Republican Congressman John Ratcliffe of Texas to a growing list of legislators calling on the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to monitor Google’s introduction of their certification process for ticket resellers. …

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Who Are the Early Adopters of Technology in the Ticketing Industry?

November 12, 2019 By: Teddy Durgin Originally Posted On: Access In recent years, the ticketing industry has been increasingly aggressive in being early adopters of the latest cutting-edge technology. Everything from a younger, savvier demographic buying tickets to the increased need for fraud prevention to the recognized benefits of data analytics has played a part …

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