Technology

The technology that hotel guests really want

May 1, 2019

New research has identified the technology that hotel guests really want, with leading travel techno...

Biometric Technology on the Horizon for Resorts

April 16, 2019

Facial recognition and fingerprint scanning may be the future of faster check-ins.   At its mos...

All Finavia airports to be carbon neutral this year

April 9, 2019

Finnish airport operator Finavia is aiming to make all its airports carbon neutral in 2019, one year...

E-visas on the Rise

March 28, 2019

Going digital cuts down on time and paperwork for global travel.   As travelers embrace more di...

Trending guide recommends social media hot-spots

January 10, 2019

Virgin Holidays has launched a unique new Trending Travel Guide – a digital platform that updates ...

UNWTO Tourism Startup finalists announced

December 27, 2018

Finalists for the 1st UNWTO Tourism Startup Competition have been unveiled, and all will present the...

Google Price Insights Expand to Hotel Booking

December 13, 2018

The search engine is implementing OTA-like services to aid in trip planning   Google has been r...

Meliá among most influential firms on social media

October 31, 2018

The importance of social media in corporate reputation and business performance in the hotel industr...

How Smartwatches Are Changing Resort Operations

October 11, 2018

Wearable technology is freeing up hands—and valuable staff time.   More than 141 million smar...

Travel industry urged to maximise use of technology

October 6, 2018

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has called on the travel industry to maximise the powe...

Technology in the spotlight on World Tourism Day

October 6, 2018

This year’s World Tourism Day, examined how investment in new technology can provide the travel an...

The 900-million-monthly-user app you should be using

September 13, 2018

Three tips for using WeChat to connect with the Chinese consumer market.   With more than 900 m...

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The World of 5G

THE FIRST GENERATION of wireless technology—1G—helped make cellphones possible. Those cellphones...

The Case for Innovation

THE TIMESHARE INDUSTRY has seen a tremendous amount of change in the past decade, with rapidly evolv...

Overtourism and Timeshare

Overtourism is an accelerating problem across the globe. According to the United Nations’ World To...