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Plusgrade works with Kenya, Klook double deal, Travelport scores GOL, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel DISTRIBUTION in tourism and hospitality for February 2016.

Xola raises $6 million for activity technology push

Tours and activities software provider Xola has secured a $6 million capital-raise, according to a financial filing in the US.

Has the Airbnb bubble burst?

Only 4% of Americans are considering Airbnb for their next vacation according to a survey from forex giant Travelex.

AxisRooms bonds with GoldenEye, Vayant a hit with Hitit, and more…

This is a roundup of product news and announcements for travel SYSTEMS in tourism and hospitality for February 2016.

Come code with us in Berlin at THack 2016

Like to travel? Love to code? Want to help travelers make the most of their mobile devices during their journeys?

Relevance and trust paramount if consumers are to love travel brands

Over half of travellers would be happy for an airline or hotel to share their personal travel information if it improved a trip.

Travelzoo to grow hotel search and China

Deals publisher Travelzoo appears to be pivoting towards hotel search, eyeing up China and taking a quality not quantity approach to new members, according to a growth strategy overview delivered as part of its fourth quarter 2015 financial results.

Move over in-flight safety videos – zero gravity is how you get attention

The quirky in-flight safety video has become a bit of a mainstay by airlines in recent years to get attention on the web.

Same-day mobile hotel bookings – where are the most spontaneous cities?

Late hotel booking app HotelTonight reckons it has discovered where the impromptu travellers are located, based on data from its users.

Instant booking is a long term play for TripAdvisor – but hits financial performance

It seems the impact of the rollout of TripAdvisor instant booking product is dampening the company’s financial results, now and for the near future.

Card payment security in contact centres – consumers want better protection

Recent high profile data breaches show how vulnerable call centres are  to fraud – and why the card companies such as Visa, Mastercard and American Express are now new tighter controls on merchants.

TripIt integrates Rome2Rio for door-to-door corporate travel search

Trip management service TripIt reckons it can make the process easier for finding alternative and cheaper ground transportation for business travellers – by partnering with door-to-door specialist Rome2Rio.

Airbnb finds inspiration in the jungle for new campaign

Competition for the home rental customer is intensifying with all parties trying to reach the consumer through clever campaigns.

OpenKey unlocks new team, Rainmaker promotes, Clicktripz goes LatAm, and more…

This is a roundup of news and announcements for PEOPLE moves in travel, tourism and hospitality for February 2016: Thursday 11 February 2016: OpenKey unlocks new management team Ryan Douglas and Brian Shedd have joined the key-less entry tech provider as vice president of operations and vice president of sales and marketing respectively.

Former Cleartrip exec sees entry-level opening, launches Comfy Stays

Rakesh Rana, formerly vice president of hotel business development for Cleartrip, has launched Comfy Stays into India’s fast-growing (and consolidating) branded budget accommodation sector.

Expedia claims a strong 2015 thanks partly to its $6 billion in acquisitions

Expedia released its fourth-quarter earnings report today and said gross bookings jumped 40%, compared to a year earlier — 28 percentage points of which was from its acquisitions of Orbitz, Travelocity, and Wotif.

Event planners who use tech during site visits cover more ground, says survey

Are event planners using smartphone and tablets during the site visit process? And does it make planners more productive?

Budget consolidation – Oyo Rooms buys rival ZO Rooms

Budget hotel booking service OYO Rooms-backer Softbank has announced the buy-out of rival brand ZO Rooms.

Wanderu rides with VIA Rail, Datalex in the Philippines, Hotelogix busy at Busy Rooms, and more…

This is a roundup for product news and announcements for travel DISTRIBUTION in tourism and hospitality for February 2016.

NextPax secures Euro 2.5 million Series A

NextPax, a vacation rental reservations and management specialist, has picked up a Series A round worth Euro 2.5 million.