Monthly Archives: May 2018

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices ‘ridiculous’

Champions League final: Liverpool v Real Madrid resale ticket prices ‘ridiculous’

Courtesy of BBC Sport: Fans seeking tickets for Liverpool’s Champions League final against Real Madrid in Ukraine are being asked to pay “ridiculous” prices online. Some are on sale for more than 20 times face value, with one ticket on a resale website priced at more than £14,000. Liverpool sold out their allocation of 16,626 […]

Startup Plans To Take On Ticketmaster With Facial Recognition

Startup Plans To Take On Ticketmaster With Facial Recognition

Courtesy of PYMNTS.com: A new startup is looking to use facial recognition to disrupt the ticketing business and take on Ticketmaster. According to The Wall Street Journal, Rival has raised $33 million from investors, including Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and Upfront Ventures. Teams from every major sports league in the U.S. and the English Premier League have […]