Quantcast

Shofur, Travelints and More in Today’s Travel Startup Watch

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

Expedia’s Acquisition of Travel App Trover Is a Family Affair

Expedia apparently bailed out Trover, a photography app that created an attractive user experience but ran into a stone wall in the form of Instagram and Facebook, as well as user interest.

Snowtripper, Planet and More in Today’s Travel Startup Watch

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

Orbitz Founding CEO Gets Backing From Major Airlines and Hotel Chains for ‘Experiences’ Startup

The Jeff Katz and Boston Consulting Group startup Dihedral -- with an assist from two major airlines and four hotel chains -- can turn out to be something huge or meander nowhere like some of the traveler journeys they'll be charting. Certainly the two have a track record and they are hitting all the right notes, including Big Data and experiences.

Dip, Eelway and More in Today’s Travel Startup Watch

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

TourMega, Tripology and More in Today’s Travel Startup Watch

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

Adventure.com Failed But What Did It Do Right and Wrong?

Adventure.com gambled on charging a 20 percent fee to guides, which was considerably higher than the going rate. Unanswered is whether the peer to peer concept in tours and activities really is viable on a large-scale basis.

Slovakia’s Startup Craze of Hyperloop and Flying Cars Is Helping Make it a European Innovation Capital

With London likely on its way out of the European Union after last month's Brexit vote the EU block is looking for its next startup and innovation hub and there are plenty of capitals vying for that position.

Sit Back Host, Realities and More in Today’s Travel Startup Watch

These are the newest travel startups from AngelList vying for travelers’ interest and investors’ attention.

Ex-Lehman Trader Faces Headwinds in Launch of Crowdfunded Airline

There's no need to sign up for Pop Airline's frequent flyer program yet. Questions about the viability of this idea could fill an entire Pop Airline plane -- if it had one.