60% of business travellers and 48% of leisure travels rely on hotel apps while planning travel, according to Google research.
NYC is one of the first cities to roll out free public wifi making features like personal and location based notifications the next big feature for tourism apps.
The new Four Seasons apps leverage the advantages of being a smaller chain, combined with offering services demanded by the luxury target.
Expedia invests in white label apps developer, Alice, which seeks to streamline hotel operations.
Disney World has a vision for the future tourist experience including, personalisation, location based recommendations and payment.
Hotel chains which cater to the quick-in, quick-out business travellers are leading the way in developing mobile apps featuring, check-in, smart-rooms controls, and payment.
The future of smart homes as applied to children’s rooms offers a new vision for safety.