Sean O'Neill

Sean O'Neill

Sean O’Neill is a London-based reporter for Tnooz. He's also a regular contributor to BBC Travel.

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Utrip Utrip, an itinerary-building service, nets $750,000 in funding
Utrip 2 days ago

Some people don’t like to plan vacations in too much detail. For them, plotting an itinerary hour-by-hour feels like homework. Yet others …

Trivago 6 days ago, the British arm of the hotel search engine owned by travel giant Expedia Inc, appears to have vanished from search visibility …

Google Glass 7 days ago

Google Glass isn’t going away, despite the wishes of some travel companies. And Starwood, a chain of 1,150 hotels worldwide, is the …

HotelTonight 8 days ago

HotelTonight, the San Francisco mobile booking startup, is encouraging its users to procrastinate with their hotel bookings until the last minute. In …

SilverRail 9 days ago

SilverRail Technologies, a business-to-business platform for train ticketing, has raised $40 million in a new venture capital round meant to fast-track its …

buuteeq forest key 11 days ago

Mark Andreessen, venture capitalist and co-creator of the web browser, once said that “software is eating the world.” Today software appears to …

Heartbleed 14 days ago

It’s a computer bug with a name out of a James Bond movie: heartbleed. The security flaw, which exposes data to hackers, …

Skyscanner 14 days ago

Skyscanner, the UK-based metasearch site, unveiled today a report forecasting what travel will be like in 2024. A decade from now, the …

DealScoopr 15 days ago

Seattle-based Dealscoopr describes itself as a “travel deals discovery engine”. The site takes a user’s personal preferences, social profile, location, and other …

Travlynx Trust International 15 days ago

Hotels originally set up computer reservation systems (CRS) as a way to record bookings. CRS quickly became more than just a way …



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