In 1st Quarter of 2019 Smart Home Device Sales Grew by Third
According to GfK, in Russia customers spend €23.5 mln. to buy 100,000 smart home devices every month, on the average. Also, the GfK analysts are pointing out that the Russians see smart home as a set of individual clever solutions each of which is meant for solving a specific task. The next step would be the creation of fully-fledged eco systems, like in Europe and Asia. read
1 in 10 British People Makes Contactless Payments
Every British citizen will spend about 10 years of their life using gadgets, including smartphones, tablets and laptops. These are the findings of the OnePoll survey held among 2,000 British residents. On the average, the respondents use voice commands 8 times a week and receive 59 notifications to their gadgets every day (16 emails, 9 messages on Facebook, and 8 messages on Instagram). During the day, a British person uses six different apps and listen to 12 songs. read
Visit One of Europe’s Highest Viewpoints with Troika Pay Ring
The Troika card now provides access to one of Europe’s highest observation decks called “Only Love is Higher.” The breathtaking viewpoint is located at the rooftop of the City skyscraper “Eye”, 354 meters above the ground. If you’re paying with your Troika Pay Ring, the cost of the entrance ticket will be charged from your Koshelek (Wallet) ticket. For prices, visit here: read
Over 500,000 Joined Troika-Gorod Loyalty Program
More than 500,000 people have already enrolled into the loyalty program offered by “Troika-Gorod.” Out of that number, 335,000 people started to collect and spend bonuses since the beginning of 2019. On the average, more than 45,000 new users are joining the program every month. read
Over 1.3 mln Passengers Used Contactless Payment Devices on Ticket Gates
From the beginning of the year, more than 1.3 mln passengers entered the Moscow metro and the Moscow Central Circle (MCC) by paying via contactless bank cards, smartphones and Troika Pay Rings. Almost 40% of such entries accounted for April. As of the end of this month, contactless reader devices are installed on 710 ticket gates (two in each hall). Compared to March, April saw 78% more metro and MCC passengers using contactless payment methods. read