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mobile ticketing

Increase ridership with smart ticketing

How to increase ridership through mobile ticketing

November 29, 2019 • Chloe Johns

How to encourage more people to take public transport has been a question faced by every city and local authority worldwide. At UrbanThings we believe that buses will still play a key role in future mobility, and we’re convinced that smart ticketing can facilitate ridership growth in this sector. 
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What are Hex Tags?

November 13, 2019 • Chloe Johns

Our innovative Hex Tag technology saves you money on expensive on-vehicle hardware, whilst providing invaluable passenger data. We thought we’d take you through the passenger journey, and how it benefits you, the operator.
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Transport operators should move to mobile

Why operators should move to mobile ticketing

May 3, 2019 • Chloe Johns

At UrbanThings, we're big fans of mobile ticketing as you can imagine!  We're often asked by transport operators why they should make the move to mobile and, as a result, we've put together this useful infographic.
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Software evolution in Mobile Ticketing

Mobile ticketing – the evolution from hardware to software

February 25, 2019 • Chloe Johns

It’s no surprise that we’re huge advocates of mobile ticketing. In fact, we believe that one day, mobile has the potential to completely replace all ticketing hardware and infrastructure. But, in 2019, is this feasible?
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