Articles tagged “app”

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How Hotels Can Help Drive Direct Bookings in 2018

How Hotels Can Help Drive Direct Bookings in 2018

Criteo + Skift

For hotels looking to drive direct bookings, simply offering more competitive pricing or better loyalty programs is no longer enough to compete with online travel agencies.

2 years ago

Can Czechs Rethink the Tourism App Where Others Have Failed?

Can Czechs Rethink the Tourism App Where Others Have Failed?

Dan Peltier, Skift

Since this is one of the first examples of a business-focused destination app, it's too soon to say how useful it will prove to the country's tourism efforts. But it seem worthwhile to design an app to get some concrete and practical information into the hands of potential partners.

4 years ago

IHG Hopes Its Smartphone Language App Will Translate to the Apple Watch

IHG Hopes Its Smartphone Language App Will Translate to the Apple Watch

Joyce Manalo, Skift

New devices create new sets of customer behavioral data to study and personalize.

4 years ago

What’s Not To Love About the New ‘I Love NY’ App? Just the App

What’s Not To Love About the New ‘I Love NY’ App? Just the App

Joyce Manalo, Skift

Tourism boards that are getting in the app game need to form real partnerships to bridge app user activity with referral information to benefit both attractions and hotels and in-market silent travelers.

4 years ago

United Teams With Ride-Sharing App at Newark Airport

United Teams With Ride-Sharing App at Newark Airport

Samantha Shankman, Skift

The Bandwagon app's matching system is a smart way to reduce congestion and wait times without impacting current transportation infrastructure. If it's a success, we expect the service to expand quickly.

4 years ago

U.S. Train Station Portrays History in Augmented Reality App

U.S. Train Station Portrays History in Augmented Reality App

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Augmented reality technology is a blessing and a curse, giving users the opportunity to learn about and better understand a destination while simultaneously hitting into tech-free exploration.

5 years ago