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2017 Prediction: More Travelers Will Embrace Alternative Payment Methods

2017 Prediction: More Travelers Will Embrace Alternative Payment Methods

worldpay + Skift

The demand for alternative payments will continue to flourish in 2017. The question remains as to whether the industry will be ready to meet the demand.

1 week ago

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Free Webinar: Optimizing Customer Engagement Through Data

Free Webinar: Optimizing Customer Engagement Through Data

Mastercard + Skift

This webinar will discuss the foundational best practices for travel retailers to use in order to understand, acquire and retain their most valuable travel customers and build a more optimized and engaged customer relationship with them.

4 weeks ago

Microsoft is Latest Tech Company to Release an Artificial Intelligence Translator App

Microsoft is Latest Tech Company to Release an Artificial Intelligence Translator App

Dina Bass, Bloomberg

Microsoft has steep competition going up against Google Translate and despite its heavy investments consumers have yet to demonstrate they care about the company's artificial intelligence ambitions.

1 month ago

Sabre’s New CEO Is Former Frontier Airlines Chief Sean Menke

Sabre’s New CEO Is Former Frontier Airlines Chief Sean Menke

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Airlines and travel agents are Sabre Corp.'s most important constituencies -- other than shareholders -- and now the company has former airline executives serving as CEO and executive chairman of the board. These airline connections aren't the only reasons the board selected these executives but their experience certainly can't hurt.

1 month ago

Trends Highlight: The Monetization Challenges for Metasearch on Mobile

Trends Highlight: The Monetization Challenges for Metasearch on Mobile

Dave Montali, Skift

While the world is transitioning to mobile, there are still issues to work on when it comes to monetizing mobile search.

1 month ago

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The Race for Speed and Relevance in Travel Search is On

The Race for Speed and Relevance in Travel Search is On

Amadeus + Skift

When it comes to booking travel online, every second matters for consumers. With the smart execution of speed, relevance and depth of content paving the way towards a better user experience, metasearch sites are looking increasingly viable to win consumer travel spend.

1 month ago

Event Tech Leaders Cvent and Lanyon Announce Merger

Event Tech Leaders Cvent and Lanyon Announce Merger

Jason Clampet, Skift

With Vista already owning Lanyon, the writing was on the wall for this merger.

2 months ago

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Travel Might Revolve Around a Driverless Minibus

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Travel Might Revolve Around a Driverless Minibus

Greg Oates, Skift

IBM has come a long, long way in rebuilding its brand thanks to all of the cool factor surrounding Watson. But it could do more to showcase the consumer appeal around cognitive travel in 2017, including the benefits of machine learning to better connect us with travel destinations.

2 months ago

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Cloud Computing and Travel Tech: Are We There Yet?

Cloud Computing and Travel Tech: Are We There Yet?

Amadeus + Skift

At a time when consumer demands change at a more rapid pace than ever before, it's surprising that more travel industry players haven't yet learned to harness cloud technology.

2 months ago

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The Current State of Ancillary Sales in The Travel Industry

The Current State of Ancillary Sales in The Travel Industry

Fusion + Skift

Successful ancillary sales are about making the right product offers to the right customers at exactly the right time. The good news is that travel companies aren’t that far away from reaching success.

2 months ago

TSA’s Facebook Messenger Service Is Much Better Than You’d Expect

TSA’s Facebook Messenger Service Is Much Better Than You’d Expect

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

The AskTSA team did a surprisingly good job answering our queries on Facebook Messenger. But if you're expecting prompt responses on your way to the airport, you may not hear back in time.

3 months ago

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Is Event Intelligence the Key to Executing Smarter Meetings?

Is Event Intelligence the Key to Executing Smarter Meetings?

Cendyn/EVENTS + Skift

As digital technology replaces the need for some types of traditional in-person meetings, Smart Meeting Management technology is bringing back the relevancy of in-person meetings and making them more engaging and measurably profitable.

3 months ago