Mobile ticket and payment specialist Masabi has appointed Brian Zanghi as its Chief Executive Officer and President. He replaces co-founder Ben Whitaker, who will remain with the company as its new Head of Innovation.
Masabi is best known for the mobile ticketing solution it supplies to railways in the UK and the USA.
Podcast - 7th November 2014
Leaving your wallet at home and going shopping with nothing more than your mobile phone is still a science-fiction vision of the future.
But it's getting much closer to reality, thanks to a UK-based company called Corethree. They're currently working with a number of public transport operators and have brought mobile tickets to a wide range of smartphones.
Mobile ticketing business Corethree has arranged a partnership with carrier billing specialist Boku.
It means consumers will be able to charge bus tickets to their mobile phone account when they buy them via a Corethree application.
Podcast - 2nd July 2014
In this week's podcast we talk about two of the big announcements from Google I/O: a new version of Android and the retail launch of smartwatches powered by 'Android Wear'.
We also talk about Android-based smartphones from Nokia and Blackphone, network complaints in the UK, a reduction in European roaming charges and mobile ticketing.
Mobile ticketing specialist Corethree has introduced an m-ticketing solution for Edinburgh’s new trams.
Passengers can use their smartphones to choose, buy and download tickets before catching a tram.