Browsing the "Travel" Tag

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Bitcoin Startup Lolli Looks to Global Expansion With Hotels.com Partnership

| Leigh Cuen

The bitcoin rewards app Lolli is going global in 2019, starting with the travel industry.

Travel Booking Site CheapAir Is Switching Bitcoin Payment Processors

| Wolfie Zhao

CheapAir.com is to switch bitcoin payment processors following a service change by Coinbase, but the new integration poses problems for users.

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Aruba Looks to Ethereum to Boost Tourism

| Jonathan Keane

The Caribbean island of Aruba is working with blockchain startup Winding Tree to build a decentralized marketplace for its tourism sector.

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Ready for Takeoff? Lufthansa Strikes Deal With Blockchain ICO Startup

| Jonathan Keane

Major European airline Lufthansa is partnering with a startup called Winding Tree to develop a blockchain-based travel marketplace with its own token.

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Now Boarding: Is AXA’s Ethereum Test Blockchain’s Ticket Mainstream?

| Noelle Acheson

CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson explains how AXA’s blockchain flight delay insurance test could point to the evolution of the insurance sector as a whole.

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Travel Giant TUI Airs Plan to Move All Data to the Blockchain

| Rachel Rose O'Leary

The tourism and travel giant is using blockchain to track internal contracts, and is striking a bullish note on the tech's prospects in the industry.

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A Russian Airline Is Now Using Blockchain to Issue Tickets

| Wolfie Zhao

A major Russian airline is reportedly using blockchain to issue tickets as part of a bid to streamline its back office processes.

luggage, lost

Webjet Ethereum Pilot Targets Hotel Industry’s ‘Dirty Secret’

| Michael del Castillo

Online travel company Webjet has been testing an etherum blockchain pilot to make sure middlemen get paid for their services.

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How Blockchain Could End Travel Industry Pain Points

| Trond Vidar Bjorøy

10 ways blockchain could eliminate pain points for both travellers and travel companies.

Webjet’s Travel Bookings Blockchain Will Move to Pilot in 2017

| Pete Rizzo

A notable travel blockchain proof-of-concept being spearheaded by Microsoft is stepping up a gear.