Passbook Pass Designer released today

We are very pleased to announce that the Passbook Pass Designer is now available to everyone. Perfect timing for the public release of iOS6. Simply visit https://create.passkit.com and get creative. It’s an important milestones for us, and the result of great collaboration between clients, suppliers, amazingly talented developers, a dedicated and passionate team and our […]

What is Passbook?

Passbook is a new application in iOS6. It’s a native application and available on the iPhone and iPod Touch when iOS6 is installed; so that means that it’s a standard application for the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S and now the iPhone 5. It is not available on iPad or iPad mini. Simply put, […]

One week after launch and we hit 100,000 Unique Visitors

Thank you to everyone who has visited PassKit in the last week. All 100,000 of you! This has been even better response than even we first thought. We know that millions of consumers across the world and dying to get Passes into their Passbook app. Unfortunately without PassKit its complicated, time consuming and expensive. But […]

A sneak preview of Pass Designer

Well it’s been a long and arduous journey getting here but we have finally finished developing the online Pass Designer (we’ll share the challenges we encountered in another post). We are going to release a Beta shortly and then allow everyone access when iOS6 is announced. It is the only online Pass Designer and Pass Creator […]

New Passbook Pass Samples

We’ve just released 10 more samples Passes for your pleasure. Simple visit PassK.it/samples on your iOS6 Device.  Or scan any of these QR codes with your iPhone or iPod Touch (you just need a scanning app that reads QR codes) Some of the passes have ‘dynamic’ fields which will allow you to enter your own […]

How to push a Passbook update to the lock screen

We’ve just published the following video tutorial to help you push Passbook updates to the lockscreen. Open Safari on your iPhone (running iOS6) Visit http://PassK.it/ Navigate to Samples Select Retail Cards Select Starbucks Fill in the details (Card Nick Name, Card Registered Name) Keep the default Card Number or replace with your own Enter your […]

First use of PassKit Passes

Nick Murray, our Chief Architect, and his daughter go on an adventure; places where no man or girl have been before! They go to find out if Hong Kong International Airport and Thai Airways are ready for Apple’s Passbook.