Ticketmaster Will Soon Use Lisnr’s Sound Sync To Admit Customers Into Events | PFSK

Soon, users will simply be able to enter events by holding their phone up to a special sensor that detects specific sound frequencies; Sara Roncero-Menendez (staff); In PFSK; 2017-07-14.
Teaser: Soon, users will simply be able to enter events by holding their phone up to a special sensor that detects specific sound frequencies

tl;dr → Lisnr licensed by Ticketmaster . A cut, paste & strip of the VentureBeat article.

Original Sources

Ticketmaster Will Soon Admit You To Events Using Audio Data Transmitted From Your Smartphone; Paul Sawers; In VentureBeat; 2017-07-04.

Concept

Ticket validation. <quote>[The handset] broadcasts the sound, ranging from 18.75 kHz and 19.2 kHz. A scanner at the admission gate validates the ticket; the ticket is recorded “in the cloud” in an off-site database.</quote>

Mentions

  • Ultrasound
  • Image of the scanner device
  • Promotional video on YouTube

Promotion

Quoted

  • Justin Burleigh, EVP of product, Ticketmaster

Previously

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