Articles tagged “apple watch”

Chefs+Tech Newsletter: The Apple Watch in Restaurant Dining Rooms

Chefs+Tech Newsletter: The Apple Watch in Restaurant Dining Rooms

Kristen Hawley, Chefs+Tech

We understand the value of quick alerts on the wrist, but we also know that looking at your watch during conversation is a sign of rudeness. Will Meyer/Resy be able to make it not so?

3 years ago

Booking Sites See Marketing and Mapping Opportunities for Apple Watch in 2016

Booking Sites See Marketing and Mapping Opportunities for Apple Watch in 2016

Dan Peltier, Skift

It's still too early to draw any conclusions as to which functionalities work best for travel brands on the Apple Watch, though it's clear that mapping and photos are integral to its future. But determining what information is best for a smartphone and smartwatch is still anyone's game.

3 years ago

Québec Airport Becomes World’s First to Use Apple Watch to Help Planes Take-Off

Québec Airport Becomes World’s First to Use Apple Watch to Help Planes Take-Off

Marisa Garcia, Skift

If the Apple Watch can help clear more planes for take-off, sooner, we can get behind that.

4 years ago

All the Apple Watch Booking Apps and Travel Tools (So Far)

All the Apple Watch Booking Apps and Travel Tools (So Far)

Joyce Manalo, Skift

Brands are betting that the Watch will be the next iPhone. So far, all we know is that it has a better shot of succeeding that its Android rivals.

4 years ago

Why Apple’s Beating Android in Consumer Travel Wearables

Why Apple’s Beating Android in Consumer Travel Wearables

Sarah Silbert, Skift

From technology that lets guests unlock their rooms to boarding passes displayed on your wrist, wearables are becoming an important part of the traveler’s journey.

4 years ago

Singapore Airlines Used Apple Watch as a Great Excuse to Rethink All Its Apps

Singapore Airlines Used Apple Watch as a Great Excuse to Rethink All Its Apps

Marisa Garcia, Skift

The introduction of the Apple Watch has benefited all digital platforms by inspiring smart companies to re-think the mobile interface. SIA clearly used the opportunity to provide useful functions for its passengers, regardless of what mobile device they rely on when they travel.

4 years ago

New Trends Report: The Future of Wearables in Travel

New Trends Report: The Future of Wearables in Travel

Jason Clampet, Skift

Hotels, airlines and others in the travel and hospitality industry are in a fierce bid for a piece of the $644.9 billion global leisure travel pie know they must reach consumers at every step of the look-to-book process and the journey beyond.

4 years ago

European Airlines Racing to Release Apple Watch Apps

European Airlines Racing to Release Apple Watch Apps

Kari Lundgren, Bloomberg

While the number of passengers with the Watch will remain low as inventory is limited, airlines don't want to be left behind the first real wearable tech boom.

4 years ago

Apple Watch Gets Hotel Bookings via Booking.com App

Apple Watch Gets Hotel Bookings via Booking.com App

Samantha Shankman, Skift

Although checking itineraries and swiping boarding passes will be the most common travel functions on Apple Watch, the ability to complete actions will likely become more important as the device's novelty wears off.

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