These Are the 10 Airlines Now Compatible With Apple's Passbook

As one of the billboard features of Apple iOS 6, Passbook has proven way more useful than we initially anticipated. Amtrak, Fandango, and sports ticketing integration have already made it a welcome addition. But what's really going to make this a killer feature in the future is having all of the world's airlines on… » 11/28/12 11:22am 11/28/12 11:22am

Apple's Breaking Out Passbook-Enabled Gift Cards

Though iOS 6's Passbook burst onto the scene with a bit of a whimper, it's been getting more useful as time goes on. This weekend, Apple started rolling out Passbook-enabled Apple Store gift cards so you can buy a gift that's not only last-minute, but not even a physical object. » 11/11/12 5:00pm 11/11/12 5:00pm

Gyft: Send Gift Cards From Your iPhone

You give a friend a thoughtful gift certificate for their birthday, but how do you know it's not going to sit in a drawer forever and just end up expiring? It's not for lack of gratitude, but because those plastic cards are easy to forget about. Gyft is an app that gifting a whole lot simpler. » 9/26/12 6:00pm 9/26/12 6:00pm

Apple's New NFC Travel Patent Looks a Whole Lot Like Passbook

We've already seen Passbook, Apple's new mobile wallet solution that pulls all of your loyalty cards and tickets into one spot. It will debut in iOS 6, and now the company has earned a new patent for NFC travel check-ins, which is essentially the travel portion of what we know exists. » 7/10/12 2:06pm 7/10/12 2:06pm

How to Start Using Passbook on iOS 6

While Apple announced the launch of Passbook for iOS 6 a couple of weeks ago, even those using the developer release of the operating system can't really try it out properly—as information to use with the app just isn't out there yet. Now, however, Redmond Pie has shown us how to start trying it out. » 6/26/12 4:38am 6/26/12 4:38am