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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.

Airbus develops first mixed reality trainer for A350 XWB

Airbus develops first mixed reality trainer for A350 XWB

Airbus, in cooperation with Japan Airlines and JAL Engineering, has developed a prototype application supporting new training solutions, taking advantage of the world’s most advanced mixed reality technology, Microsoft HoloLens and immersive headsets.

LEITNER ropeways unveils new Symphony 10 gondola in Val Gardena

LEITNER ropeways unveils new Symphony 10 gondola in Val Gardena

Passengers riding the new Piz Seteur ten-passenger lift in Val Gardena will be the first to experience the new Symphony 10 gondola. The location has been selected for the debut of the new top product from LEITNER ropeways, where it will be premièred in the upcoming winter season.

Vodafone rolls out fastest 4G speeds at Gatwick Airport

Vodafone rolls out fastest 4G speeds at Gatwick Airport

Gatwick now offers Vodafone’s most reliable network ever and the fastest Vodafone 4G speeds of any UK airport - with download speeds of up to 200 megabits per second – following a major in-building modernisation programme across Gatwick Airport’s North and South terminals.