Hotels still afraid to take on Expedia and Booking.com despite rule changes

Hotels still afraid to take on Expedia and Booking.com despite rule changes While European Union competition authorities might be happy with the results of their crackdowns, it doesn’t look like much has changed. The market still makes it difficult for both smaller online travel agencies and the hotels themselves to compete. Source: Hotel Marketing Hotels still afraid to take on Expedia and Booking.com despite rule changes

How Microsoft harnesses machine learning for travel sourcing

How Microsoft harnesses machine learning for travel sourcing Machine learning allows Microsoft to cluster travelers and build persona types based on behavioral features – bookings, expenses, history, everything it knows – giving the Microsoft travel team a solid foundation for setting up its travel solutions. Source: Hotel Marketing How Microsoft harnesses machine learning for travel sourcing