Hot Hotels, Spain-based startup aims to crack the fragmented same-day hotel booking space.
At the Travel Business Academy, a professional online course teaching entrepreneurs how to start a travel business, we have been researching and analyzing the in-destination mobile app travel business.
The US OTA says that it offers geographic coverage of about 150 US markets on a typical evening, making it “the largest last-minute hotel deals service for mobile equipped travelers.
The last-minute hotel booking app expands to ten new destinations in the US and the UK, and more items in our roundup of the stories that are making news and driving opinion on 29 August.
Some interesting data provided by late-booking service Hotel Tonight, looking at the differences between users with Android or Apple mobile devices.
A ranking of the travel booking mobile apps used at least once by US iPhone users in June 2012 is led by Kayak, in a new infographic supplied by Onavo, a maker of apps for data compression and data-monitoring.