The Official PassKit C# wrapper class released

The official PassKit C# wrapper class is now available. This makes it even quicker and easier to access the PassKit API via C#. Follow the 10 Easy steps to create a new C# Project with PassKit API Wrapper support: Download & unzip the contents of ‘PassKit CSharp API Wrapper v0.2.zip‘ into a (new) folder; Create […]

Fact of the day

Latest study from SXSW shows that 50% of apps never get opened more than 4 times. The best quote of the day was that app icons shake when you close them because they are afraid to be deleted. Combine that with the fact that a successful app now costs $1MM to develop and launch and […]

Leading the Mobile Wallet Revolution

Introducing PassKit ®: The Technology Company Leading the Mobile Wallet Revolution Having recently closed US$1.2M in Series A funding, this fast-growing company is helping hundreds of businesses across the world to realise the potential of the mobile wallet. Hong Kong, March 7, 2013 – PassKit®, the easiest way to create, distribute and manage Apple® Passbook® […]

Mystic 8 Ball Pass to demo PassKit image upload capabilities

Objectives: Demonstrate the power of dynamic image upload in PassKit Passes; Make the code available to anyone so they can quickly integrate and implement image upload into their own campaigns and Passes. A little background on PassKit image upload: The PassKit image upload works in a really cool and efficient way. If you want your […]

PassKit integration with Passbook Pass Lesson Management System (in CakePHP)

We are very honoured to have Patrick Kosterman, co-Founder of Rock Kong, writing a special guest post for us this week. He has recently used the PassKit API to implement Lesson Passes for his students. He tells us what he set about to do and how he achieved this. We thoroughly recommend you read through […]

Happy New Year

All of us at PassKit would like to wish everyone a very healthy, happy and prosperous new year. From the June 11, 2012 – the day that the PassKit concept and philosophy was born – we have been working tirelessly to bring you world class thought leadership, products and services, and provide the most intuitive […]

API Calls versus Active Passes

Did you know that redeeming a Passbook Pass normally takes at least 2 API calls? To retrieve the status of the Pass (e.g. to check that the coupon is valid, or to confirm the balance of a store card is sufficient), and; The other to then change and update the status of the Pass (e.g. […]

Now Passbook and Mobile Marketing is in Reach of any Japanese Business

Now any business can create Passbook Passes in Japan PassKit and gmacal Announce a Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Passbook Adoption Across Japan Online advertising consultancy and development company, gmacal, Inc. is very proud to announce the partnership with PassKit, Inc to accelerate the adoption of Passbook across Japan. PassKit provides the easiest and most affordable […]

Finding your exact location for adding to a Passbook Pass

Some of our customers informed us that they are not able to get accurate location coordinates when using Google Maps; so even though they attach location(s) to their Passes, using the Pass Designer, the location based lock screen message doesn’t show up close enough to their shop or outlet. While Google Maps provide a very […]