Articles tagged “mobile apps”

Online Travel

Booking Holdings Eyes Even More Tech Investment After Mobile App Successes

CEO Glenn Fogel is focused on making Booking Holdings apps easier for consumers to use. Apparently he's doing something right.

Booking Holdings Eyes Even More Tech Investment After Mobile App Successes

News Blog

Qatar Drops Pre-Arrival Covid Test Requirement Right in Time for World Cup

Qatar will be dropping its requirement of a pre-arrival negative polymerase chain reaction test from November 1, just in time for the FIFA World Cup that kicks off from November 20. Qatari citizens and residents coming into the country will also not be required to undergo a rapid antigen or polymerase chain reaction test within…

Online Travel

Full Video: Traveloka and RedDoorz Leaders at Skift Global Forum 2022 

Sure, Asia is a diverse market. Understand this complexity, marry that with world-class digital products and you have a thriving business.

Full Video: Traveloka and RedDoorz Leaders at Skift Global Forum 2022 

Tour Operators

Tour Operators Are Travel’s Last Big Sector Ready for Digital Transformation

The tour operator sector feels like the hotel industry of yesteryear. With billions in market value hiding in plain sight, it seems primed to have its decade of intense innovation.

Tour Operators Are Travel’s Last Big Sector Ready for Digital Transformation

Startups

Nonius Acquires Hotel App Startup Criton

Who needs telephones in hotel guest rooms? Hotels can instead have guests make and receive calls via their mobile apps. That's one of the outcomes made possible by this acquisition of the vendor Criton by Nonius.

Nonius Acquires Hotel App Startup Criton

Skift Meetings

Top Trends Shaping Mobile Event Apps in 2022

Mobile technology plays a leading role in creating compelling hybrid event experiences. Understanding the key trends for mobile event apps in 2022 is a great starting point for selecting the right apps and working with providers in the most productive way.

Top Trends Shaping Mobile Event Apps in 2022

EventMB

6 Tips for Purchasing Mobile Event Apps in 2022

As the hype around hybrid events continues, mobile event apps are once again key to delivering a cohesive and engaging experience for both online and onsite audiences. Selecting the right mobile event technology has never been more important.

6 Tips for Purchasing Mobile Event Apps in 2022

Travel Booking

Travel’s Mobile Commerce Sales: How the West Can Close the Gap With Asia

People in the West traditionally have used mobile phones as a research tool and a desktop for transactions whereas in the East, since people mostly skipped the offline era, users began directly in the digital age through mobile. Companies looking to boost mobile commerce need to create unique touchpoints and tailor their product offerings to achieve a greater sales mix.

Travel’s Mobile Commerce Sales: How the West Can Close the Gap With Asia

Airlines

Hawaiian Airlines Bets on New Business Class Suites and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

In Skift's top stories this week, Hawaiian Airlines bets a new business class cabin will attract leisure travelers, the UK is increasing taxes on long-haul flights, and Hilton gets an enormous boost from strong business travel numbers.

Hawaiian Airlines Bets on New Business Class Suites and 9 Other Top Travel Stories This Week

Coronavirus

Mobile Apps Are Already Changing Layouts for Hotel Design

Future hotel guests arriving at their destinations may see reconfigurations to public spaces in response to apps that are changing the way customers interact with the property.

Mobile Apps Are Already Changing Layouts for Hotel Design