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    Mobile ticketing market to see major growth

    News in brief

    The global mobile ticketing market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of around 16% between 2016 and 2020, according to Technavio. “In 2015, EMEA dominated the global mobile ticketing market by accounting for around 42% of the overall market share,” the firm says. “The QR and barcodes segment accounted for around 50% of the market in 2015 to become the dominant shareholder.”

    Filed by Email Rian Boden nfcworld.com Published • Last updated 2 June 2016, 14:23

    • Willam Hugh Murray, CISSP

      Indeed, this technology is so efficient and convenient that it will quickly overcome the frictional resistance to its adoption. Of course we board planes using our mobiles and our watches. More illustrative is that on a recent rail journey from New York to Washington the Amtrak conductor announced that she would be coming through the car to “scan” tickets. When downloading theatre tickets I was cautioned that one must print the ticket, that their scanners might not work with mobile facsimiles.

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