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News / Online
Busbud acquires revenue management platform Ratality
By Morgan Hines May 24, 2024
The acquisition should enable Busbud to broaden its value proposition and to work toward becoming a complete solution provider. Read More
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News / Technology
Expedia designs travel media network as “one-stop shop” for advertisers
By Morgan Hines May 24, 2024
The retail ad platform, housed within Expedia Group Media Solutions, provides new capabilities and access based on its first-party data and existing partnerships. Read More
News / Technology
Travel Tech hosts D.C. showcase, maintains ancillary fee ruling criticism
By Morgan Hines May 23, 2024
Overlooking the U.S. Capitol, the Travel Technology Association held its first Policy & Innovation Showcase with Airbnb, Sabre, Booking Holdings and more.... Read More
News / Online
How did we allow this to happen? Viator founder Rod Cuthbert on the rise of Google
By Yeoh Siew Hoon - WiT May 23, 2024
In an interview at WiT Japan and North Asia, Cuthbert said that with Google’s increasing control and the potential for a “super app” powered by AI, the future of online travel intermediaries remains highly uncertain, posing existential challenges to their business models.... Read More
News / Startups
Hotel tech entrepreneur launches Voyria travel startup fund
By Linda Fox May 23, 2024
Voyria is looking to attract artificial intelligence-focused travel technology startups in the U.K. and Ireland and plans to support them financially as well as through mentorship.... Read More
News / Technology
Travelsoft continues travel tech roll-up with three further acquisitions
By Linda Fox May 23, 2024
B2B accommodation connectivity provider TravelgateX joins Travelsoft alongside reservation technology specialist Atcore Technology and Travel Connection Technology.   ... Read More

Opinion / Online
The importance of preserving creative individuality in the STR market
As the VRMA Executive Summit opens next week, Matt Landau says that while professionalism is a... Read more
Interview / Online
CEO Spotlight: Ariane Gorin of Expedia Group
As Gorin moves into the CEO role at Expedia Group, she shares her thoughts on AI, social commerce, the... Read more
News / Distribution
Sabre lays out offer-order strategy with release of retailing platform
The technology aims to help airlines make the move from the passenger-name-record world to more modern... Read more
News / Technology
HomeToGo updates on AI travel assistant Sunny
HomeToGo has released a beta version of AI Sunny, a step up from its chatbot Sunny, which has been in... Read more
News / Technology
Pushing to make early check-ins more than just a free perk
As personalized travel becomes a priority, more hotel operators and system developers believe a... Read more
News / Technology
SITA acquires Materna IPS
 David Lavorel, CEO of SITA, said the acquisition marks “an exciting new era of travel.” Read more

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