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Lyft first out of the ride-hailing blocks with filing for IPO
Lyft first out of the ride-hailing blocks with filing for IPO
By Kevin May | December 6, 2018
Ride-hailing service Lyft will be the first of the big U.S. brands to test their model on the public financial markets. Read More
News | Online
Will Marriott data breach herald the death of personalization?
Will Marriott data breach herald the death of personalization?
By Greg Abbott - DataArt | December 5, 2018
This analysis could be titled in a number of ways, each with a lean towards what was disclosed by Marriott last week when it emerged some 500 million guest accounts had been hacked. Read More
Opinion | Technology
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Airlines urged to move quickly as cyber attacks grow in number and sophistication
By Linda Fox | December 4, 2018
Airlines and airports are increasing investment and focus on cybersecurity but need to move more quickly as attacks intensify. Read More
News | Technology
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VIDEO: How to make better data-informed decisions in hotels
By Linda Fox | December 4, 2018
In a very entertaining Tech Talk at The Phocuswright Conference, Jeff Ma laid out some of the areas where more reliance on data and less on human behavior would lead to better outcomes. Read More
News | Technology
Marriott data breach - a mess that is only starting to unravel
Marriott data breach - a mess that is only starting to unravel
By Gates Marshall - CompliancePoint | November 30, 2018
Businesses and consumers continue to discuss privacy regulations and legislation on a regular basis, especially in the travel industry. Read More
Opinion | Technology
Situm Indoor Positioning - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
Situm Indoor Positioning - Summit pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | November 28, 2018
Indoor navigation technology for the traveler. Indoor workforce and asset-tracking technology to boost productivity. Read More
Interview | Startups
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Technically Speaking - Laura Miller of InterContinental Hotels Group
By Mitra Sorrells | November 26, 2018
IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) named Laura Miller chief information officer in February 2018, with responsibility for infrastructure and operations, enterprise architecture and data, IT security... Read More
Interview | Technology
QOTW: Something about a special relationship in tech
QOTW: Something about a special relationship in tech
By Kevin May | November 23, 2018
Quote from Bobby Healy, CTO of CarTrawler, in an article on PhocusWire this week. Read More
News | Online
VIDEO: JetBlue Tech Ventures on a new focus for airlines
VIDEO: JetBlue Tech Ventures on a new focus for airlines
By Kevin May | November 21, 2018
With a string of investments under its wing, JetBlue Technology Ventures has become a pioneer in the aviation-investing-in-startups space in recent years. Read More
News | Startups
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Research Spotlight: The state of travel startups 2018
By PhocusWire | November 16, 2018
The number of travel startups being founded has slowed in recent years, while the market has shifted to acquisitions and funding of the breakout winners in emerging categories Read More
News | Startups
WEBINAR REPLAY! How to maximize hotel bookings by leveraging the right channel mix
WEBINAR REPLAY! How to maximize hotel bookings by leveraging the right channel mix
By PhocusWire | November 7, 2018
How do you know if you have the right distribution mix for your hotel? Read More
News | Distribution
VIDEO: What it takes to capture the burgeoning activities sector
VIDEO: What it takes to capture the burgeoning activities sector
By Kevin May | November 6, 2018
Two brands, either side of the Atlantic Ocean - both with modest levels of investment to date. Read More
News | Online
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Travel fraud trends you need to know
By Michael Reitblat - Forter | November 5, 2018
Online fraud is rampant and travel brands are feeling the pain more than ever before. Fraud attack rates overall have increased by 13% since the beginning of 2017, and these rates show no signs of... Read More
From Our Partners | Technology
Traits of a great chief technology officer
Traits of a great chief technology officer
By Roger Jin - Dev.to | November 2, 2018
A great chief technology officer can be a critical driver behind a technology company’s success. Read More
Notated News | Technology
WEBINAR REPLAY! Travel Intelligence: Utilizing data to enhance journeys and shape experiences
WEBINAR REPLAY! Travel Intelligence: Utilizing data to enhance journeys and shape experiences
By PhocusWire | October 30, 2018
To win in the online travel space, agencies must show customers that they are valued and treat them personally. Read More
News | Technology