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tripadvisor augmented reality ipad Big picture, Big Data and big ideas: TripAdvisor on where mobile travel is heading
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Joost Schreve, vice president of mobile at TripAdvisor, probably has one of the best jobs in the travel industry. The former-CEO of …

 
 
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Priceline built its business in 1998 on opaque bookings, or buyer-driven pricing. But the supply of opaque deals appears to be shrinking …

 
 

New TSA Pre-check airports, eRevMax expands, cameras go Greyhound, AirAsia lands in India and new jobs all make our shortlist in the Scan for February 22, 2013.

 
 

In this edition: Skyscanner grouping search, Getaroom ups hotel inventory, Open AXIS plugs Distribution 2.0, Youtravel shakes it up.

 
 

getaroom, the hotel website created by the founders of hotels.com, is sticking with its strategy of driving customers to book over the phone instead of online.

 
 

Hollywood is having a do-over decade. The rewrite, reboot and redo seems to be the safest bet for a production company.

 
 

A pundit has the right to cast a critical eye over a business, even if the founders are proven entrepreneurial billionaires.

 
 

To coincide with the mammoth Tnooz Predictions 2010 article, Tnooz asked people around the industry to gaze into their own crystal balls to forecast some of the key developments for the next 12 months.



Kicking off this five-part series are Jim Davidson (chief executive of Farelogix) and Bob Diener (co-founder of GetARoom and ex-president of Hotels.com).

 
 
 
 

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