Hotels are apparently losing up to 30% of revenue from cuts in commission or merchant fees as a result of the rapid rise of the same-day mobile booking apps in the marketplace.
EasyJet is testing mobile boarding passes across departures from six airports including London Stansted, Edinburgh and Amsterdam
Online reservation engines for accommodation providers have undergone multiple iterations of product refinement across channels – from being desktop-based to cloud-based to mobile-based to social media-based.
A Google search for “what will Apple do?” returns more than two million results. Journalists, analysts, strategists, fanboys and even the odd civilian want to know.
Amazing that an airline of EasyJet’s size until today didn’t have a mobile-optimised website – but the launch marks the latest foray by the carrier into services on-the-go.
Happy days at Mobile Travel Technologies as it welcomes a $5 million injection of funding from DFJ Esprit, one of the largest venture capital companies in Europe.
A colleague and I were recently reviewing a newly released mobile application that has generated a lot of buzz.
EasyJet gets social with mobile, AMEX extends meetings planner tool, myTab conencts with friends, Euro airports translate apps for China. A round-up of other stories from across the industry.