Travel Technology News

Griffin Technology launches iTrip Clip

Griffin Technology launches iTrip Clip

25th Oct 2016 Travel Technology News

Griffin Technology has released its latest device, the iTrip Clip, which cuts the cable between your smartphone and headphones to deliver the ultimate in wireless freedom to listen and control your music. Don’t worry if your favourite smartphone doesn’t have the headphone jack. iTrip Clip connects your favourite headphones wirelessly to your smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth 4.1.

Griffin Technology launches new premium cables

Griffin Technology launches new premium cables

21st Oct 2016 Travel Technology News

Griffin Technology has released a premium charge/sync cable, coming complete with a lightning connector. At the heart of the thoughtfully designed mobile cables is the easy-connecting reversible USB that can be plugged in regardless of the orientation. “Our new premium cable design offers a more enjoyable user experience to the cables we use every day,” explained Rick Kennedy, cables category manager at Griffin.

Saudi Arabia prepares for boom in Millennial travellers

Saudi Arabia prepares for boom in Millennial travellers

Millennial travellers are forecast to become the dominant consumer group globally by 2020, yet the future appears closer for Saudi Arabia. A new report by Euromonitor International prepared for the Hotel Show Saudi Arabia reveals that in 2016, 10.3 million people or 32 per cent of the Kingdom’s population are classed as Millennials or young adults (aged 18–36). 

KitSound launches new Euphoria Bluetooth earphones

KitSound launches new Euphoria Bluetooth earphones

12th May 2016 Focus

Hot on the heels of the Hive 2 portable soundbar, KitSound has launched its latest revolutionary audio device, the Euphoria Bluetooth earphones. Featuring aptX technology, crystal-clear sound quality, and full-bodied audio with enhanced bass that provides detailed audio reproduction, they are the ideal accessory to any discerning traveller.

KitVision launches Escape 4KW action camera

KitVision launches Escape 4KW action camera

2nd Mar 2016 Travel Technology News

KitVision has introduced the new Escape 4KW action camera, with 4K ultra HD video resolution, Wi-Fi and a built-in high resolution 2” display. The device will allow travellers to create action packed videos that truly evokes the moments that you enjoyed. The new Escape 4KW is perfect for all types of extreme sports; it can be taken to depths up to 30 metres when fitted into the waterproof case included.

Arabian Travel Market to examine growth of technology sector

Arabian Travel Market to examine growth of technology sector

Technology in the travel industry will come into focus at Arabian Travel Market this year, with the four-day event set to highlight tech growth within the industry, as online travel bookings in the MENA region increased by ten per cent in 2014. According to YouGov data, which surveyed 22,686 online respondents, all MENA residents, 31 per cent of those surveyed booked all of their travel requirements online, an increase of ten per cent over 2013.

Breaking Travel News interview: Andy Mallinson, managing director, UK, Stackla

Breaking Travel News interview: Andy Mallinson, managing director, UK, Stackla

23rd Dec 2014 Focus

Breaking Travel News’ editor Chris O’Toole here catches up with Andy Mallinson, managing director in the UK for Stackla, a social content marketing platform. The organisation allows brands to discover content from a host of social media platforms, using it to curate and tell a dynamic, ever-evolving story to their followers.

glh. launches free one-click Wi-Fi for hotel guests

glh. launches free one-click Wi-Fi for hotel guests

20th Feb 2014 Airline News

glh., the London-based global hotel subsidiary of the Singapore-listed GuocoLeisure Group, has teamed up with BT Wi-fi to launch its fast, free unlimited and one click to connect Wi-Fi service for all guests and visitors across glh. properties. Demand for Wi-Fi in hotels is rising, with glh.-owned Thistle guests using over one billion minutes of Wi-Fi in 2013.