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More evidence emerges that ride-hailing apps are mainstream

Tnooz 20 September 2018
Business travellers are increasingly using ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft, as well as local competitors, according to travel management company BCD Travel.

eDreams traveller motivation research brings the EI of AI to OTAs

Tnooz 19 September 2018
A new study by online travel agency eDreams ODIGEO looks into the emotional drivers that motivate European’s to travel.

Air France-KLM: blockchain is not buzz, it's taking off

Tnooz 19 September 2018
When Iris Taguet first put the possibilities of blockchain technology on the table of senior IT people back in October last year, ears were certainly pricked.

Attention turns to 360-degree VR video marketing

Tnooz 18 September 2018
More and more, travel marketers today are using 360° VR Video, whether on Facebook, Snap, YouTube, or other distribution methods, to tell their brand stories.

Airline pricing get smarter, and AI systems duke it out as competition intensifies

Tnooz 11 September 2018
Airline pricing is a complex science, but it’s about to get smarter as technology companies reveal new capabilities for data analysis and competitive modelling.

Intra-EU roaming charges are under control, fair use policies permitting

Tnooz 11 September 2018
After legislation came into effect last summer, international travelers were granted a reprieve from international roaming charges—at least while inside the European Union (EU).

UK pax share their thoughts on AI and VR applications in airport lounges

Tnooz 30 August 2018
Two reports into UK airline passenger preferences reveal some surprising generational differences in consumer sentiment towards new technologies.

Fareportal integrates Routehappy rich content into booking flow

Tnooz 29 August 2018
Routehappy by ATPCO has announced a new partnership with Fareportal to introduce Universal Product Attribute (UPA) rich-content.

BCD points to specific use cases for emerging tech

Tnooz 21 August 2018
Emerging technologies including blockchain, virtual reality and bots can help corporate travel buyers to improve their sourcing from suppliers, according to a new guide from travel management company BCD Travel.

ATPCO patents new pricing methodology

Tnooz 20 August 2018
ATPCO has been awarded a patent in the US for new airline ticket pricing technology developed by its in-house data scientists and technical architects. It says that airlines will get greater control and flexibility over price points offered in any given market. The new technology allows construction of airline ticket prices using graph database and “functional programming” techniques and enables a new methodology for calculating airfares.

How travel sites can minimise booking abandonment

Tnooz 9 August 2018
Booking abandonment is a problem for travel websites, but there’s still plenty they can do to keep the problem to a minimum. In this article, I’ll explore the issue and look at possible solutions.

Studying the top five travel and aviation buzzwords in 2018

Tnooz 8 August 2018
At the Global Aviation Festival in London we work all year round to examine the latest technology trends impacting the aviation and travel industry. Working with our partners we have put together the top five buzzwords featured on our three-day, 300+ speaker agenda.

From NDC to modern dynamic air commerce

Tnooz 8 August 2018
by PROS Three-letter acronyms – TLAs – are common-place in almost every aspect of 21st century life, and travel technology is no exception. Ever since IATA introduced its “new distribution capability”, NDC has become established as part of the industry’s shorthand.

Look who's talking - tnoozLIVE@GBTA running order

Tnooz 7 August 2018
The interview schedule for tnoozLIVE@GBTA presented by BCD Travel is almost complete.
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Wifi in the sky can generate loyalty (bandwidth permitting)

Tnooz 7 August 2018
Satellite connectivity supplier Inmarsat has published its fourth annual Inflight Connectivity Survey, which shows that the availability of good-quality wifi onboard can be a loyalty driver for airlines.
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Tencent tipped for OYO move, Chinese to spend $45 billion this summer, and more China news and trends

Tnooz 7 August 2018
Tencent is tipped for a major OYO Rooms investment, while China’s domestic and outbound summer season could be worth more than $45 billion with 500 million trips expected. Plus JV’s, hotel marketing and loyalty partnerships and startup funding in this latest round-up.
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SITA airport tech plays role in making FIFA World Cup a success

Tnooz 6 August 2018
The recent 2018 FIFA World Cup captivated audiences and drew visitors to Russia, but it also set new standards for technology in travel.
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Market dynamics play into eNett's hands

Tnooz 2 August 2018
Travelport’s B2B payments business eNett has had another high-double-digit growth quarter and is well on track to deliver $500m in revenues in 2021.
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Bellhop's pivot from digital concierge to rideshare aggregator explained

Tnooz 2 August 2018
This is a viewpoint from Payam Safa, founder and CEO of Bellhop.
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Sabre makes a point

Tnooz 1 August 2018
When Sam Menke took over as CEO of Sabre in late 2016, the first things he talked about were return on investment, margins, speed to market and the potential of getting its GDS and PSS to work more closely together.
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Ctrip eyes Asian and global presence with Trip.com's diversifying services

Tnooz 1 August 2018
This is an article from TravelDaily China.It appears as part of the tnooz sponsored content initiative. � As one of the world's major
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Live Streaming from GBTA... tnooz LIVE@GBTA

Tnooz 26 July 2018
tnooz is proud to once again be live streaming from a major travel industry event. Next month we are partnering with BCD Travel and will be broadcasting live from the floor at the Global Business Travel Association’s annual expo in San Diego, August 13 – 15.
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Industry running scared of payment tech innovation

Tnooz 26 July 2018
A new study by PYMNTS and Amadeus shows that there is a nervousness in the industry around changing payment processing structures, despite an awareness that there could be material bottom-line benefits in doing so.
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How integrating AI in hospitality impacts operational dynamics

Tnooz 26 July 2018
Over the past couple of years, changes within the technology space have brought forward a paradigm shift and disrupted a myriad of industries. In the case of hotels, artificial intelligence in hospitality has the power to impact and transform the industry completely.
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GoEuro goes into new markets, adds new languages

Tnooz 25 July 2018
Multi-modal search and booking engine GoEuro has added three new destinations and six new languages as it heads towards its mid-2019 target of covering all of Europe.
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The complicated world of how simple meetings are sourced, booked, measured

Tnooz 24 July 2018
The vast majority of smaller or 'simple' business meetings are booked directly with venues rather than through corporate booking tools

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