One of Europe’s busiest airports, Amsterdam’s Schiphol hub in the Netherlands, is trialling Google Glass for use by airport authority officers as a hands-free way to look up gate and airplane information.
Providing excellent customer service is one of the top priorities of a successful business. Companies like Zappos have famously built their entire strategy on striving to give customers an amazing experience.
If entrepreneur Jesse Pujji’s prediction is right, 2015 will be the year of global mobile ecommerce (or m-commerce). And social companies like Facebook and Twitter may increasingly lead the way, he says.
Low energy prices won't necessarily reduce prices for certain consumers. Now that the price of crude oil has sunk to a six-year low, gasoline is much cheaper, but airfares and some home energy bills still
Android Wear isn't going to officially support iOS devices any time soon, but that doesn't mean that the two platforms can never see eye-to-eye. Developer Mohammad Abu-Garbeyyeh has tweaked Android Wear
TravelIntelligent Travel Those who leave their homes for temporary jaunts to other places can be sorted into three basic categories: Tourists, travelers, and good travelers. (Notice that last one wasn’t
An insider's guide to the most characterful hotels in Venice, including the best hotels for chic suites, striking décor, beautiful gardens and quirky art collections, in locations near the Grand Canal
Changing Planet You are invited to join our conversation on reporting with a slower beat in an increasingly fast-tempo world. Tune in to a live panel discussion with journalists (to appear here) on Tuesday,
Barry Feldman is a content marketing consultant, copywriter, social media advisor and more. This post has been adapted from an original version on his blog, Feldman Creative. “We really do want to understand
At Business Insider's IGNITION event last week, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget detailed the future of the digital landscape, pointing out some important trends. For example, more than a quarter of
"We're thinking about it," Zuckerberg said. "It's an interesting question." Zuckerberg said he didn't want a dislike button to become a way for users to be shame others on the site. The Facebook CEO said
Every so often Facebook updates its service with a new feature, something aimed not at making money directly but keeping us lurking around the site with a more useful or addictive experience. The latest
United Airlines is purchasing 23,000 iPhone 6 Plus phones for their flight attendants. I thought my family had a lot of iPhones but that's ridiculous! Seriously, each flight attendant will get the large
What does the future hold for travel? Check-in by robot? Budget space flights? Virtual holidays? Flight comparison site Skyscanner is offering a glimpse of what the 2024 holiday experience could be like
Talking on your phone in the street has become accepted behaviour. Talking to your phone in the street is a different matter. So I’m feeling more than a little self-conscious as, in the middle of the crowds
Be selective Your early foray into social media might seem a bit daunting and it can indeed quickly overwhelm you if you try too much, too soon. Don’t make this mistake. There’s no need to dive headlong