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Coldwell Banker bets on centralized mobile platform to drive sales

September 30, 2014

Coldwell Banker is introducing a new mobile-optimized marketing platform in order to allow real estate agents to engage with consumers more readily via Web, email and social media platforms and increase sales.

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Airlines tread carefully into flash sales as mobile’s influence grows

September 29, 2014

With more retail sectors marketing heavily towards mobile users, consumers are becoming more accustomed to seeing flash sales for airline tickets that promote last-minute deals and extremely low prices.

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Carrier billing brings new opportunities to Corethree’s mobile ticketing apps

September 22, 2014

Corethree, which powers mobile ticketing for buses in Britain, is enabling users for the first time to charge their bus tickets to their phone bill, eliminating the need to use a credit or debit card.

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Mobile bookings demand skyrockets despite lack of optimized experiences: report

September 18, 2014

Not only did the volume of mobile bookings grew 20 percent in the first half of 2014 for online travel sites, but the average booking value was 21 percent higher on mobile for air and 13 percent higher for car rentals compared to desktop, according to a new report from Criteo.

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Expedia.com’s new tablet app personalizes travel data for easier use

September 5, 2014

Online full service travel site Expedia.com is introducing its new application for tablets featuring personalized travel data that makes searching and booking easier for users.

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GetMyBoat offers boating insurance through mobile devices

September 3, 2014

GetMyBoat, the world’s largest boat rental and charter marketplace, has launched what it claims is the first-of-its-kind global boat insurance product providing low insurance rates to boaters booking through any service or platform.

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Dolce Hotels transforms sales process with mobile solutions

August 15, 2014

PHILADELPHIA – Despite resistance from upper management, conference hotel chain Dolce has transformed the sales process to drive more leads anywhere and at any time through a number of mobile solutions.

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Apple Vacations’ renovated email program increases engagement, return shoppers

August 15, 2014

PHILADELPHIA – While email has managed to stay afloat during a technology revolution, it has become imperative that promotional emails must be targeted and truly relevant to each recipient.

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Hilton lets guests control their own experience via mobile

July 29, 2014

In a continuation of its quest to deliver greater choice and control for guests, Hilton Worldwide has unveiled new mobile advances such as the ability to check-in and choose exact rooms from digital floor plans, make a purchase upgrade and submit special requests for room service.

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Kimpton Hotels takes a guest-first approach to digital overhaul

July 22, 2014

Kimpton Hotels has unveiled a reinvented, fully responsive Web experience that incorporates content from a recently launched travel blog while providing features such as a universally available booking pathway.

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