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Study: Many Travel Sites Have Unsafe Password Practices

Study: Many Travel Sites Have Unsafe Password Practices

If you’re among the crowd of people who still use “12345” as your online password, take heart. Many of today’s leading websites are still okay with that. While this might be good news for lazy users—and hackers—its exceptionally bad news for consumers hoping to keep their data safe when making a travel purchase online. MORE Travel Technology A new study,...

Royal Jordanian Turns to Amadeus To Improve UX

Royal Jordanian Turns to Amadeus To Improve UX

WHY IT RATES: Amadeus allows airlines the ability to better manage the customer experience from start to finish of a transaction.—Michael Schottey, TravelPulse Director of Digital Content. Royal Jordanian (RJ) will witness a landmark digital transformation through its new-term partnership with Amadeus IT Group. The airline has signed for the full Amadeus Altéa suite, meaning its critical systems including reservation,...

GrandLife Hotels selects Revinate as Marketing and Guest Feedback Partner

GrandLife Hotels selects Revinate as Marketing and Guest Feedback Partner

WHY IT RATES: The Soho Grand and The Roxy are both top-notch NYC properties that can take service to the next level with new technology solutions.–Michael Schottey, TravelPulse Director of Digital Content Revinate, the hospitality industry’s leading marketing automation and guest feedback solution, today announced a strategic partnership with GrandLife Hotels. GrandLife selected Revinate to manage marketing communications, online reputation...

WTTC Pushing for More Biometrics in Travel Industry

WTTC Pushing for More Biometrics in Travel Industry

During the recent World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) summit in Buenos Aires, officials focused on security and migration facilitation through the use of technology, crises management and sustainable growth in the tourism industry. The WTTC found during the summit that 47 percent of tourism jobs will be automated in the future. While the findings are concerning, it’s important to...

TravelPulse Q&A with Traveltek’s Francis Riley

TravelPulse Q&A with Traveltek’s Francis Riley

Never underestimate the power of technology, especially when it comes to the travel industry. TravelPulse recently went one-on-one with Francis Riley, the Senior Vice President of Sales for the Americas at Traveltek. Riley joined Traveltek at the beginning of 2018, with a goal to establish a sales presence in North America and build relationships within the travel industry. Traveltek has...

World Cup Fans Warned to Avoid Russian Wi-Fi

World Cup Fans Warned to Avoid Russian Wi-Fi

Fans traveling to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup are being cautioned to avoid tapping into Russia’s Wi-Fi networks. In a blog post entitled “Avoid scoring a cyber security own goal this summer,” Great Britain’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is warning travelers that “Public and hotel Wi-Fi connections may not be safe.” Further, says the agency, “Avoid internet...