Wearable Technology Future is Ripe for Growth - Most Notably Among Millennials, Says PwC US
Report Evaluates User Expectations, Innovative Breakthroughs and Industry Adoption to Unlock the Disruptive Technology
As the U.S. restaurant industry gradually rolls out guest-operated payment technology, a Cornell study finds that restaurant guests are enthusiastically ready to use smartphones and table-top tablets to pay their bill.
According to recent statistics, the GCC's USD 1.3 billion Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) industry is set for continuous growth and expansion.
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 384,478 workers in August 2014, 1.0 percent more than in August 2013, the U.S. Department of Transportations Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today. August was the ninth consecutive month that full-time equivalent (FTE) employment for U.S. scheduled passenger airlines was higher than the same month of the previous year.
A recent exploratory study sponsored by the Center for Hospitality Research (CHR) at Cornell University sheds new light on how consumers choose hotels by demonstrating how to use eye tracking paired with in-depth interviews to uncover precisely what prospective guests look at - and think about - while they are searching for lodging online.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced progress in the implementation of Fast Travel in the Asia-Pacific region. Qantas Airways has achieved Platinum status for Fast Travel implementation, while Narita International Airport Corporation has engaged IATA to conduct a study on the implementation of Fast Travel at Tokyos Narita Airport.