The Magicband wields access to the park, replacing virtually every transaction you’d make inside. Bob Croslin If you want to imagine how the world will look in just a few years, once our cell phones become the keepers of both our money and identity, skip Silicon Valley and book a ticket to Orlando. Go to…
I’ve had two instructors in my digital marketing class talk about this technology in the last few weeks. It’s really amazing, and one of the tricks of it all is that a) it’s an amazing example of what wearable devices can do, b) great means of figuring out marketing strategies by tracking (anonymously) the flow of traffic, expenses and such of the customers/guests to help create better experiences down the road, and c) there’s a fine line between the "creepy" factor and not, so that no one feels that their personal information is compromised. It’s genius, in so many ways! I wish I had one of these for any vacation, or even just for everyday! I suppose that the Apple Watch (which I don’t plan to get at this point) is the next closest thing. This makes me want to go to Disney just to try out the technology!
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