Articles tagged “inspiration”

TripAdvisor Plots Inspiration Path in Google’s Shadow

TripAdvisor Plots Inspiration Path in Google’s Shadow

Patrick Whyte, Skift

CEO Stephen Kaufer seems confident that the "new TripAdvisor" will be successful. We'll have to wait until later this year before we know whether it is helping the company earn more cash.

1 month ago

5 Top Quotes From a Venture Capital Investor in Travel Startups

5 years ago

Travelocity Founder Tries to Avoid Missteps in Launch of WayBlazer

Travelocity Founder Tries to Avoid Missteps in Launch of WayBlazer

Dennis Schaal, Skift

Despite Terry Jones entering the travel inspiration space with lots of smart-computing power, plenty of dollars and few illusions, success could be daunting. Is the technology remarkably better than those of competitors, and will the solutions be a priority for often-overwhelmed tourism boards and hotels?

5 years ago

Priceline iPad Update Lets Users Search by Inspiration

Priceline iPad Update Lets Users Search by Inspiration

Dennis Schaal, Skift

The iPad is an ideal device for travelers to use when they want to sit back on the couch, or take an elliptical through its paces, and muse about where they'd like to travel to. Priceline's new Explore feature in its updated iPad app isn't going to kick the stock up to $1,500 per share, but it is a nice touch to round out its offerings.

5 years ago

TripAdvisor Roadmap: How it Wants to Own the Travel Cycle

TripAdvisor Roadmap: How it Wants to Own the Travel Cycle

Dennis Schaal, Skift

TripAdvisor isn't an online travel agency because it doesn't take flight or hotel bookings. But, given its desire to expand further into a solution for in-destination tours and activities, you can make the argument that it is a more well-rounded one-stop shop for travel than many of the travel booking sites.

6 years ago

Can the Airline Website of the Future be Powered by Travel Inspiration?

Dennis Schaal, Skift

The mobile experience, both on smartphone and on tablet, is likely to be the website of the future, and airlines will need to strike a balance between helping dreamers dream and selling airline tickets.

6 years ago

Five travel startups attempt to commoditize spontaneity

6 years ago

Zetrip, another travel inspiration site, gets Inspiration Ventures funding

We need to be convinced that Zetrip offers something original in travel inspiration. Many in the overcrowded field can be uninspiring.

6 years ago

Andrew McCarthy sees travel as inspiration and a fear crusher

Yes, travel can indeed help you find yourself, and it can also kill your fears.

7 years ago