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Hot Hotels acquires ReallyLateBooking, more consolidation in last-minute hotel booking sector
Hot Hotels acquires ReallyLateBooking, more consolidation in last-minute hotel booking sector
By Karthick Prabu | September 18, 2013
While the debate hasn't still settled over long-term viability of last minute hotel booking providers... Read More
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Who needs an API? Maybe YOU don't after all
Who needs an API? Maybe YOU don't after all
By PhocusWire | September 17, 2013
The API "industry" has matured a great deal. Major vendors have been acquired, there is an uptick in... Read More
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Everything you need to know about Google Carousel and its effect on hotels [hint: a lot]
Everything you need to know about Google Carousel and its effect on hotels [hint: a lot]
By Viewpoints | September 17, 2013
Since early 2010, we have been advising our clients that improved online review scores drive demand... Read More
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EasyJet looks to drive further agency bookings via Amadeus light ticketing tech
EasyJet looks to drive further agency bookings via Amadeus light ticketing tech
By Linda Fox | September 16, 2013
Amadeus has unveiled a service improving the process for travel agents making easyJet reservations.... Read More
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Skyscanner goes it alone on hotel search, acquires Spanish meta startup Fogg
Skyscanner goes it alone on hotel search, acquires Spanish meta startup Fogg
By Nick Vivion | September 6, 2013
Four years after first trying out hotel search as a bolt-on to its original flight service, Skyscanner... Read More
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Tnooz-Amadeus Webinar VIDEO: Can Big Data really transform travel?
Tnooz-Amadeus Webinar VIDEO: Can Big Data really transform travel?
By PhocusWire | September 6, 2013
We have probably all heard about it, read about it, seen people discuss it on stage at conferences -... Read More
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With $5 million, Vacatia builds a vacation ownership marketplace for timeshares
With $5 million, Vacatia builds a vacation ownership marketplace for timeshares
By Nick Vivion | September 4, 2013
The latest entry into the vacation rentals listing/management space is Vacatia, a site wholly owned... Read More
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Google tightens grip on future of the travel industry - also puts startups in a tough spot
Google tightens grip on future of the travel industry - also puts startups in a tough spot
By Alex Bainbridge | September 2, 2013
As entrepreneurs tasked with delivering the future, we need a simple model that we can use to evaluate... Read More
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Safari-Tech - An in-depth look at travel technology in East Africa
Safari-Tech - An in-depth look at travel technology in East Africa
By Kevin May | August 31, 2013
If South Africa is home to the Cradle of Humankind, then the East Africa region can perhaps lay claim... Read More
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Behind the scenes, Booking.com is quietly powering hotel search for a trio of major European agencies
Behind the scenes, Booking.com is quietly powering hotel search for a trio of major European agencies
By Kevin May | August 27, 2013
With all the coverage and analysis of the Expedia-Travelocity deal last week, another major... Read More
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Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
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Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
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