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Don't Buy Scalped Tickets To Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Don't Buy Scalped Tickets To Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

“Don’t buy scalped tickets” is a good lesson at any time. But really don’t buy scalped tickets if you’re in London to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The production has just taken some drastic measures and you could be out a lot of money.

Tell Us About The Worst Support Tickets You Ever Worked Tell Us About The Worst Support Tickets You Ever Worked

I’ve had several jobs that involved processing tickets. The software often sucked and was frustrating to use. Even worse were the tickets themselves: vague, inane, confusing, infuriating. It’s time to let these tales of these ticketed tortures be heard. Do you feel my pain?

Google Wants To Sell You Concert Tickets Right On The Search Page Google Wants To Sell You Concert Tickets Right On The Search Page

In the Google Utopia, no-one will ever have to click past the search page; all worldly desires can be fulfilled from the results page. Or, at least, that seems to be the plan. You're probably familiar with things like weather and sports scores popping up in search; now, Google's going to serve you event tickets…

80 Years of World Cup Ticket Designs 80 Years of World Cup Ticket Designs

FIFA World Cup 2014 is underway, and for those lucky spectators who have managed to get a ticket for one or more of the tournament matches, it's a little piece of print design they'll probably cherish for years to come.

See The Signal for free tonight! If you want to see The Signal tonight in San Francisco, there are still tickets available.

NYC's Most Lucrative Fire Hydrant Earns The City $33,000 a Year NYC's Most Lucrative Fire Hydrant Earns The City $33,000 a Year

The fire hydrant. For decades, it has been feared by any New York City driver who dares to venture out without a tape measure. If your car comes within 15 feet of a hydrant, the next thing you know you may be at the tow pound, picking it up with a several hundred dollar bill.

​How I "Hacked" Kayak and Booked a Cheaper Flight ​How I "Hacked" Kayak and Booked a Cheaper Flight

Let me start this out by saying I didn't "hack" something in the black hat Hackers way, but by finding a market inefficiency and leveraging it to my advantage. It must be the day trader in me. No harm was done to any computers or systems in the making of this post.

Ticketmaster now lets you transfer tickets electronically to other people. Smart! [PR Newswire]

Facebook Is Working on a Ticket Buying Feature (Updated) Facebook Is Working on a Ticket Buying Feature (Updated)

Buy tickets for the Rihanna tour on Facebook? Maybe soon. Facebook is reportedly testing a feature that would let you do just that.

Why You Shouldn't Post Your Concert Tickets on Facebook Why You Shouldn't Post Your Concert Tickets on Facebook

The scene: your girlfriend and/or boyfriend (hey, nothing wrong with polyamory) got you tickets to The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. You've been waiting your whole life to see those goats up close, so naturally, you want to post pictures of your beloved gift on Facebook, rubbing it in all your friends' rodeo-less…

Dying medium distributer Redbox is exploring new life as a ticket broker. The best part? A measly $1 surcharge. [WSJ]

Band Discovers the Stupidest Way To Avoid Ticketmaster Fees Band Discovers the Stupidest Way To Avoid Ticketmaster Fees

Ticketmaster fees are horrible, and we're all about bands using clever means to combat the monolith, but The String Cheese Incident is doing it wrong.

Let's Ditch Paper Tickets (So We Don't Have to Force Our Dogs to Vomit Them Up) Let's Ditch Paper Tickets (So We Don't Have to Force Our Dogs to Vomit Them Up)

Did you hear about the unfortunate man whose dog ate his tickets for the Masters? He forced his dog to vomit, then pieced back the chewed up tickets as proof of his purchase. That's disgusting. But what can you do when a physical ticket is your only way into golf's most iconic tournament? Or your favorite band's…

Soon It Will Be Impossible to Escape Radar Traps Soon It Will Be Impossible to Escape Radar Traps

Getting out of speeding tickets using a combination of savvy, hustle, gumption, and sheer dumb luck might be on its way out thanks to Cordon, new radar system that tracks with Terminator-like accuracy tracking dozens of cars—and their license plates—at a time.

Bonus Download Wednesday Continues: Apple's iOS Movies App Is Awesome Bonus Download Wednesday Continues: Apple's iOS Movies App Is Awesome

Apple's "iTunes Movie Trailers" app is one hell of a misnomer: it doesn't just beam down the giant library of trailers we love. The new app lets you buy tickets, find nearby theaters, and chart film releases on a calendar.

Fees. Scalpers. Scams. Why Buying Concert Tickets Sucks So Hard. Fees. Scalpers. Scams. Why Buying Concert Tickets Sucks So Hard.

On September 26th at 10:00 AM, thousands upon thousands of fans—how many we'll never know—hit refresh on their browsers and converged upon Ticketmaster's servers like a denial-of-service attack. They were desperate for the chance to see Radiohead play one of a pair of shows at the Roseland Ballroom—a rare club show.…

You Should Be Saving $25 to $50 on Your Airplane Ticket But Airlines Are Robbing You You Should Be Saving $25 to $50 on Your Airplane Ticket But Airlines Are Robbing You

Right now, you should be saving $25 to $50 when you buy an airplane ticket. Why? Because Congress didn't approve a bill to keep the FAA running, which means the FAA doesn't have the authority to collect taxes on airfare, which should mean no taxes for you! Too bad the airlines are pocketing the difference.

GrouponLive: Ticketmaster Sinks Its Claws into Your Favorite Deal Service

Looking to broaden their respective reaches, Groupon and Live Nation have huddled close in some small, dark corner of the internet to spawn GrouponLive, a new "online ticketing deals marketplace." There's no real meat to the press release in terms of what kind of deals we can expect to see out of the pairing, but I…

How Facebook Could Save Ticketmaster from Scalpers How Facebook Could Save Ticketmaster from Scalpers

Live Nation Entertainment, the live music behemoth forged in the mega-merger between ticket seller Ticketmaster, artist manager Front Line Management Group, and promoter and venue owner Live Nation, finds itself at a crossroads.

StubHub Lets You Buy Tickets from Your Android Phone StubHub Lets You Buy Tickets from Your Android Phone

Whenever I want to see the Knicks play, I have only one routine: check StubHub. Sometimes I explore eBay or delve off in the deep end of Craigslist or even screw myself on the team website but I always, always use StubHub first to see what the prices are like. And after having their app available on iPhone, StubHub…

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