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How Brits are turning to Social Media for Holiday Inspiration?

According to a new study, upwards of 10.6 million Brits are said to be shunning more traditional guidebooks and holiday brochures and turning instead to social media for inspiration and making bookings regarding their travel plans.

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5 Cities with Free Wi-Fi

Since we live in a digital age it’s practically impossible to avoid being online. People have been using the Internet in offices and to communicate globally for some time now. However, two of the biggest drives of the human brain are rewards and relaxation which is why they seek them online.

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Star Alliance and NEC to develop a biometric data-based identification platform

Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, and NEC Corporation, global leader in IT, network and biometric technologies, today signed a partnership agreement to develop a biometric data-based identification platform that will significantly improve the travel experience for frequent flyer programme customers of Star Alliance member airlines.

App for Inflight Food

A New App for Inflight Food Experience

Aeroplate, a new App and website created by Australian collab C3 and Studio Two is encouraging flyers to sound off on what kind of foods they like, and don't like. This new platform caters to passengers reviewing food in the lounge and inflight for over 100 airlines worldwide.

W London – Leicester Square upgrades in-room technology

W London – Leicester Square upgrades in-room technology to give guests full control of their stay

W London – Leicester Square announced a multi-million Pound renovation of all 192 guest rooms and suites. As part of the W brand’s mission to fuel its guests’ lust for life, the hotel’s daring renovation shatters the traditional concept of luxury, through its provocative new look paired with innovative in-room technology to give guests full control of their stay.

Procon Solution and Conferma Pay partner

Procon Solution and Conferma Pay partner to deliver improved efficiencies to the travel industry

Mid and back office travel technology provider, Procon Solution announced their partnership with Conferma Pay, a global leader in virtual payments technology. The partnership will provide Procon and Conferma Pay Travel Management Company (TMC) clients with a fully automated virtual payment solution to streamline invoicing processes to remove manual intervention and provide significant productivity gains in the administrative processes. 

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Travelers are happy about the use facial recognition at air travel services

A new poll shows frequent flyers are embracing the use of facial recognition technology to improve security and reduce time spent waiting in lines. Conducted online between May 6 and June 14, 2019, the survey polled 1,955 frequent flyers and has a margin of error of 2.2 points with a 95 percent confidence level.

ANA joins Plug and Play Ecosystem

ANA joins Plug and Play Ecosystem

All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest and 5-Star airline for seven consecutive years will be joining Plug and Play, a global innovation platform that brings together leaders from the best startups and the world’s largest corporations.

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Digitalization at airports

Digitalization Accelerates in Aviation Industry

January 31, 2023 Aviation
Faced with increased disruptions, baggage mountains, and staff shortages, airports and airlines are ramping up their investment in technology to digitalize their operations and speed up the passenger journey by offering more self-service options.