Google’s new travel app, Google Trips, mines Gmail for your reservations and pairs them with city guide-like information, things to do and attractions in travelers’ upcoming destinations.
Hilton Hotels adopts interactive 360° mobile video technology in partnership with Opera Mediaworks.
Google will be rolling out a beta of “a new travel assistant app” for Android and iPhone this week.
Portfolio is partnering with shopping platform LiketoKnow.it to let users book a stay by tapping photos on Instagram photos posted by Starwood-paid influencers.
Virtual reality might not be as revolutionary as the smartphone, but probably as being complementary to other marketing and booking tools.
Hotel keyless room entry is arguably the most talked about hotel technology trend currently available.
These five technologies are likely to garner more share of the IT budget as operators find value in customer engagement and ROI.
Using the above list of emails, coupled with the below top tips, is an incredibly effective way of using technology to enhance the guest experience.
Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group unveiled Virtual Reality (VR) interface for the BluPrint at its Asia Pacific launch.
Hospitality group implements SynXis Enterprise Platform to power business growth.
In the age of the customer, the relationships hotels have with guests are the greatest source of competitive differentiation, yet many hoteliers are not maximizing that relationship.
It’s possible that Airbnb might partner with hotels at some point in the future, allowing them to list their properties on the site.
This is TravelClick’s second acquisition within a year. In January, it bought hotel video production company TVTrip.
Market research group Mintel has issued its European Consumer Trends 2016 report, identifying beacons and virtual reality as two technologies which will impact travel and leisure businesses.
Starwood was already using DirecTV at many of its domestic hotels and is complementary to existing offerings like Sonifi, which is a DirecTV dealer.