Google Trips heads into the app graveyard on Aug. 5, but it’s really only a new beginning for Google to grow its vision in the online travel space. Read more here.
It’s irresistible! New (free) research findings from the likes of Expedia, Sojern, ADARA, Virtuoso, U.S. Travel Data Center, Pew Research and Travelzoo. Get all the details here.
Just when you thought your competition for discretionary travel spend came from a neighboring state, look what just happened. The future sure is fascinating. Read more here.
Nobody is surprised but who’s going to do something about it? A Republican senator plans to propose a “Do Not Track” bill that would let consumers block all websites from collecting unnecessary data. Read more here.
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