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The web and its connection to travel is now over two decades old, yet it continues to evolve at a pace that is enough to keep the major players in the industry on alert and inspire new business to make a move.

The internet is no longer just about websites  - and the last disruptive force: mobile  - but the addition of new digital marketing techniques, cutting-edge user interfaces, and functionality that brings brands and consumers closer than ever before.


Alibaba acquires air fare service provider Aslan
Alibaba acquires air fare service provider Aslan
By Karthick Prabu | May 19, 2014
Alibaba's latest addition to its travel industry product suite is China's B2B air fare service... Read More
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Samsung buys temporary naming rights to Heathrow's Terminal 5
Samsung buys temporary naming rights to Heathrow's Terminal 5
By Nick Vivion | May 16, 2014
UPDATE: Heathrow is saying that Samsung didn't officially buy "naming rights" to the terminal. Take... Read More
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Nor1 pushes out new mobile merchandising product eReach
Nor1 pushes out new mobile merchandising product eReach
By Nick Vivion | May 16, 2014
Incremental revenue technologist Nor1 has created a new mobile merchandising platform that allows... Read More
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Qunar reports over 400% revenue growth via mobile channel
Qunar reports over 400% revenue growth via mobile channel
By Karthick Prabu | May 16, 2014
Qunar has reported revenue of $54 million for the first quarter of 2014, an increase of 83.6%... Read More
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Will technology enhance or destroy the corporate’s hotel-travel policy?
Will technology enhance or destroy the corporate’s hotel-travel policy?
By Kevin May | May 15, 2014
When thinking about hotels, the travel manager is constantly challenged to balance the needs of the... Read More
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Gogobot redesigns app, responding to the behavior of mobile travelers
Gogobot redesigns app, responding to the behavior of mobile travelers
By Sean O'Neil | May 15, 2014
Gogobot, a travel reviews startup in San Francisco, has fully re-designed its app for iPhone and... Read More
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Online travel agents vs hotels - friends, enemies or frenemies?
Online travel agents vs hotels - friends, enemies or frenemies?
By Karthick Prabu | May 15, 2014
As the industry knows, online travel agents (OTA) bring additional bookings to hotels, but while doing... Read More
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More landmarks as eLong says mobile is largest hotel booking channel
More landmarks as eLong says mobile is largest hotel booking channel
By Karthick Prabu | May 15, 2014
Chinese OTA eLong has reported net revenues of $39.6 million for the first quarter of 2014, an... Read More
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Pigs in paradise: Expedia reveals most successful Facebook campaign
Pigs in paradise: Expedia reveals most successful Facebook campaign
By Nick Vivion | May 14, 2014
Expedia Media Solutions has gone to the pigs: the swimming pigs, that is. The media solutions arm used... Read More
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Indian budget chain Zostel raises $1 million
Indian budget chain Zostel raises $1 million
By Karthick Prabu | May 14, 2014
Backpacker-focused hostel brand Zostel has raised around $1 million from Presha Paragash, an angel... Read More
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Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
March 4, 2019
Ditching direct: It may be time to reconsider your GDS and OTA connections
The cost and effort of maintaining a direct connect to the GDS may have been more than hotels had... Read More
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
March 1, 2019
Understanding how events affect demand and pricing for the car rental business
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