The online ticket reseller adds a feature to its mobile app that lets Giants fans get tickets beamed to their phone, no printouts needed.
The league will allow iOS users to get their paperless tickets and redeem them at 13 ballparks.
Philly-area residents will be the first to buy tickets from Redbox's DVD kiosks and Web site.
By giving event organizers an all-in-one box office offering, complete with iPad app and dongle, the company wants to provide 'holistic' data to help those planning events.
An experiment by Topspin and the Pixies for a couple of U.K. concerts demonstrates that in the future many acts won't need ticket brokers or promoters.
Instead of showing paper tickets, fans can now enter a San Francisco Giants game using their mobile phones. CNET gets a demo from Mats Nilsson, StubHub's director of product, to see how the new scanning technology works.
New service will be called GrouponLive and will be ready "in time for the summer concert season," the companies say.
What better than an open-source ticketing system?
Evan Schumacher, chief executive of hipster-oriented events site Going.com, talks to CNET News.com about the challenges of branching into ticket sales.
CEO Ian Rogers brings the direct-to-consumer marketing and ticketing company he ran for more than four years into the fold of the recently launched subscription-music service he now leads.