GuestDriven lands big deal to roll out ‘mobile concierge’ app

If you've ever checked out of your hotel using the in-room television and wondered why you couldn't do the same from your smartphone, Montreal-based GuestDriven has an app you'll want to download. The

Published on: September 18th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Wyndham case highlights security risks of hotel Internet use

A little over a month after the FBI warned travelers of an uptick in data being stolen via hotel Internet connections, the Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint against Wyndham Worldwide Corporation

Published on: June 27th, 2012 Michael Cooney

Online tools to make your holiday travel cheaper and more fun

After a brief, but happy, period when airfares were down and the dollar was up, we're back in the travel doldrums. Airlines are cutting flights and packing planes ever tighter, the dollar buys

Published on: November 19th, 2009 Bill Snyder

New Microsoft search engine Bing finds Google weaknesses

Microsoft made Bing, its new "decision engine", publicly available yesterday with a background image of hot air balloons lifting off in the countryside on the Bing homepage. It's a fitting image given Microsoft's

Published on: June 4th, 2009 Shane O'Neill and Brennon Slattery

Use these Web 2.0 sites to plan your travel – for work and fun

Most Web-savvy travelers know how to find cheap airfares, hotel rooms, and rental cars on comparison sites such as Kayak.com and Farecast.com, or on the big booking sites (Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, and the

Published on: February 4th, 2009 Janet Fullwood