08:41 am, worldli
How airports are leveraging technology to drive revenue

Airports, for the most part, have invested heavily in the past years in self-service technology that keeps travelers informed and improves the experience.

09:47 am, worldli
Latest analysis of digital media consumption shows mismatch of ad dollars

American consumers continue to be engrossed in digital media - especially on social networks - yet advertisers are not matching ad dollars accordingly.

08:35 am, worldli
HomeAway expands with Expedia, listing over 100k home rentals

In a presentation at vacation rental technology confab RezFest, HomeAway CEO Brian Sharples announced an expansion of the initial pilot with Expedia.

07:23 am, worldli
Startup pitch: Hotel Room Alerts surfaces hotel availability via text and e-mail

Hotel Room Alerts is a new travel startup that facilitates the discovery and booking of sold-out hotel situations.

07:15 am, worldli
Do travel bloggers actually have direct influence on consumer decisions?

A recent Nielsen report explores the always-important and ever-evolving question of what content types influence consumer decisions the most.

09:09 am, worldli
Startup pitch: Transparency and reviews hook into FishingBooker

The newest emerging startup to target water tours and activities is FishingBooker, which focuses on facilitating the booking of fishing charters worldwide.

10:53 am, worldli
Tech-enabled Kids Corner soon to distract children at Novotel

Hotel brand Novotel is investing in some organic babysitting with a new tech-enabled “Kids Corner” that will engage young minds with tech-centric furniture.

09:21 am, worldli
California rules app-based carpooling illegal, affecting Uber and Lyft

In the continuing saga of governmental regulators and ridesharing apps, California’s Public Utilities Commission has ruled new app carpooling illegal.

10:36 am, worldli
State of enterprise social marketing report shows mega brands still investing heavily

Spredfast’s latest enterprise social marketing report highlights a continued increase in budget for social marketing efforts.

09:30 am, worldli
Online grocery coming to an airport near you - if you live in Finland

Passengers arriving into Finland’s Helsinki Airport will now have the option of being greeted by groceries.

08:36 am, worldli
Marketing watch: Latest air passenger numbers show where to invest

For those working to market aviation, the latest data from the National Travel and Tourism Office in the US reveals the latest about passenger flows.

11:21 am, worldli
Off-the-cuff implications of latest Apple madness: Pay to be the most important for travel, Watch and iPhone follow closely - Tnooz

Exploring the implications for travel and travel technology with the latest news from American technology trendsetter Apple.

10:00 am, worldli
Boingo steps up public WiFi infrastructure offering with S.M.A.R.T.

Another clever acronym is now available for purchase, this time for facilities managers purchasing large-scale WiFi: it’s called a S.M.A.R.T. Network

12:54 pm, worldli
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Southwest modernizes look with new livery and a refreshed identity

44 years after its first flight, Dallas, Texas-based airline Southwest has unveiled a modern refresh to its brand.

12:53 pm, worldli
Glamping Hub raises $1 million to glamp up camping worldwide

Travel startup Glamping Hub, which offers a platform for travelers to book “glamorous camping” accomodations, has announced a $1 million Series A.