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.


95% of air travelers don't use mobile for check in, booking, or other services
95% of air travelers don't use mobile for check in, booking, or other services
By Sean O'Neil | October 2, 2013
It's rare to see a mobile usage survey that's based on a representative sample of global travelers,... Read More
News | Technology
How destinations should think about social media beyond the noise [INFOGRAPHIC]
How destinations should think about social media beyond the noise [INFOGRAPHIC]
By Kevin May | October 1, 2013
We all know travellers (especially of the leisure flavour) are using social networks in some way to... Read More
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Big Travel Data Hackathon 2013 - Boston
Big Travel Data Hackathon 2013 - Boston
By PhocusWire | September 30, 2013
The first ever fully open day of travel hacking on Big Data sets. Join us for hacking and data-driven... Read More
Webinars | Technology
What’s the cost of equipping a plane with wifi?
What’s the cost of equipping a plane with wifi?
By Linda Fox | September 30, 2013
How and what to charge for onboard connectivity is a dilemma for airlines. People are used to free... Read More
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Indian airlines and airports must embrace mobile, social and other tech to boost passenger experience
Indian airlines and airports must embrace mobile, social and other tech to boost passenger experience
By Karthick Prabu | September 30, 2013
Alarm call for Indian airlines - next generation of travellers will prefer technology over human... Read More
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Location services: The iPhone 5S just brought travel apps closer to nirvana
Location services: The iPhone 5S just brought travel apps closer to nirvana
By Viewpoints | September 26, 2013
Location and motion-centric technology in Apple's iPhone 5S could have massive implications for travel... Read More
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Thinking outside the (flight) box - how airline wifi is evolving
Thinking outside the (flight) box - how airline wifi is evolving
By Viewpoints | September 25, 2013
While much attention in travel technology has focused on mobile, social, NDC, meta-search mergers &... Read More
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The last-minute hotel market is alive and kicking, HotelQuickly raises $1.2 million funding
The last-minute hotel market is alive and kicking, HotelQuickly raises $1.2 million funding
By Karthick Prabu | September 24, 2013
HotelQuickly, the last-minute hotel provider remains bullish about the market as it raises $1.2... Read More
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Travel planning - why finding the right destination comes before finding the right hotel
Travel planning - why finding the right destination comes before finding the right hotel
By Viewpoints | September 24, 2013
A good holiday comes together when you find the right destination and the right hotel in it. However,... Read More
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FlightView looks to users for state of in-flight WiFi and traveler experience
FlightView looks to users for state of in-flight WiFi and traveler experience
By Nick Vivion | September 24, 2013
Flight tracker service FlightView recently pushed a survey to their mobile users, focusing on the... 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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