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British Airways unveils updated website

British Airways unveils updated website

British Airways’ website has received a make-over that delivers a new look and feel and makes managing bookings, accessing the Executive Club and visiting the site from mobile phones and tablets even easier.

FCM rolls-out Smart Assistant for Mobile globally

FCM rolls-out Smart Assistant for Mobile globally

Sam, FCM’s ground-breaking Smart Assistant for Mobile is now globally live on the App Store and Google Play. Sam blends a powerful mix of artificial intelligence with the expertise of real FCM travel consultants to deliver personalised, relevant information to business travellers’ mobile devices through a chat-based interface.

Marriott examines role of technology in hotel room of tomorrow

Marriott examines role of technology in hotel room of tomorrow

As technology continues to evolve and play an increasingly active role in our daily lives, Marriott International has teamed with two leading companies – Samsung and Legrand – to launch the hospitality industry’s Internet of Things hotel room to inspire the ultimate hotel experience of the future.

Trainline launches new voice app for Google Assistant

Trainline launches new voice app for Google Assistant

Trainline has launched a voice app built for the Google Assistant. The app allows rail travellers to talk to Trainline by asking everyday travel questions about their journey, with real-time updates on details that matter most, like timetables and delays.

Pepper joins team at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas

Pepper joins team at Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas

Mandarin Oriental, Las Vegas, has welcomed the appointment of Pepper, the humanoid robot, as hotel technical ambassador. The newest team member will primarily be based in the Sky Lobby located on the 23rd floor, greeting guests, and complementing hotel services through engaging and playful entertainment.