In 2011, room nights booked through hotel websites grew consistently in each quarter, growing 6.8 percent in the fourth quarter compared to the same time in 2010, according to data from the Fourth Quarter 2011 TravelClick North American...
NB: This is a guest article by Jonathan Alford from Seattle-based consulting firm Lenati. Last week I flew on Delta from New York’s JFK back to Seattle, and for the first time experienced the new deal between Delta, Amazon, and Gogo.
Futurists, meet your car of tomorrow. We know plenty about how digital technology is reshaping computing, smartphones, personal relationships and business. But what about something most of us depend on every single day — the automobile?
NB: This is a guest article by Dr Charles Wooters, chief scientist of Next IT. Feels a little creepy – doesn’t it? But, this is the future of air travel (and how we will interact with technology in general).
During flight a Jetstar Airlines pilot was messing with his phone. He did not respond to the co-pilot's requests to run through the landing checklist. Just a few hundred feet above ground, the pilots realized they forgot to lower the landing gear.
Jinal Shah is a digital strategist at JWT in New York. Before joining JWT, Jinal worked at Advanta, where she created ideablob.com, the very first social network launched by a financial services company.
World travelers are changing their technology-totting ways, an Intel survey says. Today, more travelers are carrying their laptops, smartphones and devices with them to the airport despite hefty security and baggage fees.
Tourism experts from international organizations, United Nations agencies and the tourism public and private sector have outlined how green innovation in tourism can drive sustainable development by reducing costs, boosting revenue, creating jobs ...
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