Hotels need to put the ‘guest’ back at the forefront of guestroom entertainment

A new survey from Hotel Internet Services (HIS) highlights that mainstream technology, such as online streaming and voice-activated assistants, are having a profound effect on…..

KLM digital hold baggage checker may be a fun use of technology, but it doesn’t make the tape measure redundant yet

With all airlines offering varied hand baggage allowances, size and weight restrictions, it can be difficult for even frequent travellers to keep track of individual…..

Almost one in four British passengers regard digital airline apps an essential part of the flying experience

Apps are increasingly becoming part of our daily lives and increasingly when we travel we are turning to them to ease our travelling experience. New…..

Uber Elevate shortlists Japan, India, Australia, Brazil and France as potential home for its third launch city

In just five years’ time Uber Elevate expects consumers to simply touch a button on their personal devices and much like using Uber to order…..

There’s a big buzz around Voice recognition, but in reality Voice app technology needs to evolve significantly to meet traveller needs 

Voice apps continue to captivate travellers and travel service providers alike, but in reality a significant runway remains for those applications to maximise the user…..

“It’s time to disrupt the disruptors” – Uber Elevate has ambitious plans to take us all into the air

Just ten years ago and the name Uber was little known outside of perhaps the minds of a small group of individuals that were seeking…..

The digital transformation of airports is taking off with biometrics and blockchain taking the technological lead

Data monetisation, product portfolio expansion, and diversification are key to exploiting emerging growth opportunities, according to an investigation by business consulting and market research specialist…..

Who will follow Esplorio, Vchain and Volantio as IAG launches third Hangar 51 global innovation programme?

International Airlines Group (IAG) is launching its third Hangar 51 global innovation programme in collaboration with British Airways, Avios and IAG Cargo. Start-ups from around…..

Eurowings launches its own digital travel business to boost its eCommerce activity

German carrier Eurowings has revealed plans to launch its own digital travel company ‘Eurowings Digital GmbH’ by the end of this year. The business aims…..

Understanding the future travel digital ecosystem and ensuring you don’t miss the ‘plane

While Bobby Healy, chief technical officer at leading B2B technology platform CarTrawler, acknowledges he is not the biggest fan of the term ‘Amazon of Travel’,…..