The MLB’s Passbook ticketing experiment pays off



The day after Apple released iOS 6, I was at a Giants game in San Francisco, trying out the Passbook integration ginned up by the MLB and I loved it. It was a seamless experience, and you could tell that there was a ton of thought put into how to make it work right. Now, the regular season is over and the MLB’s two-week experiment with Passbook is over, so how did it do? To get more background on how the trial went, I spoke to Senior Vice President of Wireless at MLB Advanced Media, Adam Ritter. The gist of the conversation? So far, so fantastic. Read the full story at The Next Web.


Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).