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.


How are Europe's tourism boards performing on digital, social and mobile?
How are Europe's tourism boards performing on digital, social and mobile?
By Nick Vivion | October 16, 2013
The latest think tank uber-analysis comes from Europe's Digital Tourism Think Tank, which has... Read More
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Insights from Japan travel market - top websites and user engagement
Insights from Japan travel market - top websites and user engagement
By Karthick Prabu | October 16, 2013
Believe it or not, a non-travel industry company's website is the most visited Japan travel website.... Read More
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Mobile travelers increasingly call to book - travel companies must optimize call centers
Mobile travelers increasingly call to book - travel companies must optimize call centers
By Sean O'Neil | October 16, 2013
The typical travel company thinks it has adapted to the popularity of mobiles. But many act as if it's... Read More
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Japan tourist attraction uses digital penguins to increase visits
Japan tourist attraction uses digital penguins to increase visits
By Karthick Prabu | October 16, 2013
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Gatwick Airport recruits staff for Instagram mobile remit
Gatwick Airport recruits staff for Instagram mobile remit
By Linda Fox | October 15, 2013
Gatwick Airport has trained up a team of staff on how to take the best pictures in and around the... Read More
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Airlines, brace for a new dimension in inflight entertainment
Airlines, brace for a new dimension in inflight entertainment
By Linda Fox | October 14, 2013
Who remembers the Virgin Atlantic passenger who wrote a lengthy letter complaining about his inflight... Read More
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Mobile payments in travel - what you can hear is the sound of no trend happening
Mobile payments in travel - what you can hear is the sound of no trend happening
By Viewpoints | October 11, 2013
Speaking at a conference earlier this year with some 200 mostly global airlines and hotels in... Read More
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WEBINAR VIDEO - Demystifying hotel metasearch
WEBINAR VIDEO - Demystifying hotel metasearch
By PhocusWire | October 10, 2013
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Flying app's unconventional path includes refunds, 3D-printed maps
Flying app's unconventional path includes refunds, 3D-printed maps
By Sean O'Neil | October 9, 2013
Flying, an iPhone app that debuted this year, helps travelers manage their itineraries -- a service... Read More
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Mobile gets symbolic for translation help
Mobile gets symbolic for translation help
By Linda Fox | October 9, 2013
Here's a quirky take on mobile translation apps, and there are sure to be others out there using... Read More
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REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
March 26, 2019
REPORT: The reality of modern airline retail - when the sky isn't the limit
In this white paper, carried out in partnership with PROS, we look at the various stages of airlines... Read More
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
A detailed study by RateGain’s data science lab probes into event scenarios to get insights that will... Read More
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