Technology


Travel technology is the glue that allows the industry to function at astonishing speeds, connecting brands to partners and consumers in ways that should both excite and challenge every player to ensure they keep on top of developments.

These are exciting times  - important but fairly functional forms of technology are being joined by techniques covering big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence, machine learning, neural networks, and the internet of things.


VIDEO: Quicket.io - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: Quicket.io - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 17, 2019
Quicket demonstrates what could be possible if there are no legacy technology constraints for speech... Read More
Interview | Technology
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Urban Airship acquires Accengage for Europe mobile marketing push
By Linda Fox | January 16, 2019
Urban Airship has acquired Accengage to boost its mobile marketing capabilities and strengthen its... Read More
News | Technology
VIDEO: iinside - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
VIDEO: iinside - Launch pitch at Phocuswright 2018
By Kevin May | January 16, 2019
This travel API platform creates better, data-driven travel experiences for OTA, ride-share and... Read More
Interview | Technology
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How cognitive technologies might evolve in travel in 2019
By Linda Fox | January 15, 2019
Deloitte says the use of cognitive technologies, such as natural language processing, machine learning... Read More
News | Technology
Halo Travel unveiled to bring booking and payments via voice assistant
Halo Travel unveiled to bring booking and payments via voice assistant
By Linda Fox | January 14, 2019
WEX and AI.io have partnered to launch Halo Travel, a voice-activated travel booking assistant.... Read More
News | Technology
QOTW: Something about being safe from disruption
QOTW: Something about being safe from disruption
By PhocusWire | January 11, 2019
Arnold Donald of Carnival Corporation oversees a model that has worked for decades - yet it is not... Read More
News | Technology
CES 2019: Carnival's innovation chief on overused words and realistic goals in digital
CES 2019: Carnival's innovation chief on overused words and realistic goals in digital
By Linda Fox | January 11, 2019
A snapshot of views on innovation and disruption from Carnival Corporation's chief experience and... Read More
News | Technology
3 reasons why most consumer data advice doesn’t work for travel brands
3 reasons why most consumer data advice doesn’t work for travel brands
By Carolyn Corda - Adara & Carolyn Corda - Adara | January 11, 2019
Travel marketing is a fundamentally different discipline to other forms of marketing, with consumers... Read More
Opinion | Technology
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OYO sees big growth in business travelers, eyes further expansion
By Linda Fox | January 10, 2019
OYO Hotels and Homes continues to build up its business travel segment with the recent addition... Read More
News | Distribution
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CES 2019: Delta boss talks data, AI and internal culture
By Linda Fox | January 10, 2019
Delta CEO Ed Bastian talks about internal culture, AI and other data initiatives during CES 2019.... Read More
News | Technology
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What customers want from travel brands on mobile in 2019
January 16, 2019
What customers want from travel brands on mobile in 2019
Travelers are searching more, booking more and buying more on mobile—yet most travel brands... Read More
How are companies really facing personalization in the travel industry?
January 6, 2019
How are companies really facing personalization in the travel industry?
The discussions revolving around the future of the travel industry are endless. Every article, podcast... Read More
VIDEO: Amadeus For Developers on getting the right tools
December 27, 2018
VIDEO: Amadeus For Developers on getting the right tools
To create new travel experiences, innovators like startups and developers need to get connected to... Read More