With hundreds of thousands of monthly users, Ulmon’s City Guide 2 Go and its individual city apps have delivered 6 million map downloads in the past couple of years.
LocalGuiding says its new iPhone app is the world’s first for finding and hiring local guides. The slick but simple app lists about 4,000 guides in more than 100 countries.
The Frommers journey has come full circle, as the company’s original founder Arthur Frommer has re-taken the helm of the brand he created back in 1957.
After weeks of speculation and five years in BBC Worldwide’s care, Lonely Planet has been sold to NC2 Media, based in Tennessee.
Spotted by Locals has scored a bit of coup by making it on to Google Field Trip – one of only two travel guide publishers to provide content to the mobile app. Now when Android users, who have the virtual tour guide application running in the background, will not only be alerted to places of [...]
On February 15, Wikimedia Foundation announced the settlement of litigation between itself and Internet Brands, which means smooth sailing ahead for new wiki-based travel site Wikivoyage â€” which officially launched in January.
Mobile travel application Triposo is providing users with details of nearby events by pulling in details from Facebook and other sources
Wikivoyage officially launches today with support by the Wikimedia Foundation, with much of its content copied from Wikitravel, a run by private company Internet Brands.