Updates from Abacus, FoodPanda, Google Maps for iOS, Tourism Australia, Routes Asia, RateTiger, SiteMinder, FlightView, CouponCabin survey results, TourWrist, TripShock and MyDestination makes to the travel technology news shortlist for March 6.
The Scan – TourWrist signs 40 travel companies, Abacus FareX, mobile app updates and more travel tech news
A few of the items that caught our eyes today, August 7, such as an offer-based hotel reservation website called GraysEscape.com and the revelations of the Accor Hotels business traveler Asia Pacific survey.
For all the rush to provide on-board wifi services on aircraft and within airports, it appears a vast majority of consumers are not particularly happy with the service they get.
Nucleus goes Greek luxury, Mobiquity and FlightView, Hilton deals with USA Today, Travelzoo gets creative, Osprey eyes a Dolphin… What else is happening in travel tech around the world.
If airlines have been hitting the mobile snooze button, wake-up-and-smell-the-coffee stats highlighted last week should have them jumping out of bed.
BiteHunter combines, Travora staff changes, QuickMobile chairman, FlightView cloud, TripWolf apps and UK mobile rail tickets. A round-up of other stories from across the industry.
For airlines and airports, itâ€™s not rocket science – 75% of frequent travelers use mobile devices.
Economic woes in 2010 slammed the travel industry, especially airports, leading to aggressive cost-cutting measures that left travelers feeling the squeeze.