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VIDEO: The "perfect storm" impacting travel personalization
By PhocusWire January 28, 2022
TripTuner’s Tedd Evers explains that without historical data, it’s difficult for travel brands to predict what travelers want. Read More
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Hopper adds rentals with launch of Hopper Homes
By Mitra Sorrells January 27, 2022
Hopper Homes is now live on iOS with more than two million global properties that can be booked instantly in the app.   Read More
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Challenges remain but progress emerges in vacation rental governance
By Kevin May January 27, 2022
The Wild West days of short-term rental owners battling with local authorities might be subsiding, according to a new study from Rent Responsibly.... Read More
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VIDEO: Modern travel retailing - promises, promises!
By PhocusWire January 27, 2022
A panel at The Phocuswright Conference 2021 examined the progress made in revolutionizing airline distribution so far and what steps still need to be taken.... Read More
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Linktivity's mission to digitize Japan’s transportation and activity suppliers
By Mitra Sorrells January 27, 2022
The company, originally a subsidiary of Japanese OTA Veltra, has grown its supplier count from five to more than 100 since the start of the pandemic.... Read More
Opinion / Technology
How diversity and inclusion can enhance the traveler experience
By Tonya Hempstead - American Express GBT January 26, 2022
Diversity and inclusion should be a central consideration for TMCs when developing digital tools.... Read More

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ALERTS: New deals, products, partnerships and hires in digital travel
The backbone of the travel, tourism and hospitality industry is powered by technology and digital... Read more
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May Mobility raises $83M for autonomous driving tech
The company says the financing will go toward international expansion, technology development and... Read more
Opinion / Technology
What TikTok can teach travel brands about content discovery
Travel brands can emulate TikTok’s success by starting small, enriching metadata and capturing and... Read more
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PhocusWire Pulse: A New Traveler Experience
For our tenth event and the first of 2022, we focus on some of the cutting edge changes to the... Read more
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Fever lands $227M in funding for live events push
Investment in the company was led by the growth equity arm of Goldman Sachs Asset Management. Read more
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Strong recovery in domestic demand boosts MakeMyTrip
The India-based OTA says it generated revenue of $115 million in the quarter ended December 31, 2021,... Read more
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