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The biggest and best list in travel technology

<b>UPDATE:</b><p>With the final few months of the year still to play out, we thought it would be interesting to see how our esteemed band of Nodes and staff’s …

Tourism

7 marketing lessons from KLM's space flight campaign

‘Sky is the limit’ is the most common statement all of us will have heard when discussing innovative ideas. But, KLM Airlines has taken that …

Marketing

The opening of the Rijksmuseum

AFTER undergoing a renovation process that took over a decade, Amsterdam's iconic museum of Dutch art and history is finally opening its doors to the …

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Yes, Your Mind Can Control Your Body Temperature

Tibetan nuns prove the physical effects of spiritual activity.<p>You don't have to look far to find the (mostly) positive and surprisingly powerful effects of meditation. But one of the more unexpected effects was just recently published: Tibetan nuns can change their core body temperatures with a …

Scholar Collects Marilyn Monroe Yoga Photos

0<p>SHARES<p>Marilyn Monroe is easily one of the most iconic stars in American history. Though she was famous for her beauty, you might not know that …

Yoga

5 Yoga Rules I Love to Break

Sometimes it can be fun to break the rules as long as you do it safely, writes Erica Rodefer Winters<p>2K<p>SHARES<p>I follow most rules: I rarely drive …

Yoga

2013 Marathon des Sables Results

The 28th <i>Marathon des Sables</i> kicked off Sunday morning in the Moroccan Sahara. As in past years, we’ll offer results and commentary – including …

Can Emotional and Mental Stresses Impact Performance?

A high school XC runner is trying to transition to college track.<p><i>Hello my name is Anna, I'm 18 years old and will be running cross country and track at ASU next year. I ran cross country this past fall and won state. My PR is 18:13 for 3.1 miles. I am just now starting up track and have been very</i> …

How to Pace Your First Half or Full Marathon

The key is to run by how you feel on race day.<p><i>Sandra asks: I’m running my first marathon in</i> <i>Cleveland</i> <i>this May, and I’m wondering if you have any tips on pacing. How fast should I start? Should I use the Pace Team?</i><p>Excellent choice in races, Sandra, and a great question too! My racing philosophy is a …

Understanding the travel service decision funnel | Travel Industry News & Conferences

• <b>Ideas and inspiration:</b> The American traveller casts a wide net when seeking ideas and inspiration for travel-related decisions, looking to family, …

Travel Industry

Airbnb, Kayak, and Expedia dish a bit about their plans

Since 1998, London has been home to a monthly meetup of digital entrepreneurs called First Tuesdays.<p>At last night’s sold-out event, the topic was …

Pay Your Weight to Fly

(Photo: Conor Lawless)<p>Our recent Freakonomics Radio podcast “100 Ways to Fight Obesity” looked at some of the social costs of America’s increasing …

In online travel booking, mobile isn't all mobile

<b>NB:</b> This is a guest article by Kurt Heinemann, chief marketing officer at Monetate.<p>Consumers use smartphones and tablets in markedly different ways …

JustBook shifts up a gear from mobile only to mobile first with web portal launch

It shouldn’t surprise anyone when a successful web-based portal launches its mobile native application to accelerate its business.<p>Berlin-based …

Hospitality

Technofied brilliance: Geo-fenced magazine rack stakes out the hospitality industry

Geo-fencing is an emerging technology that has not nearly been used enough – the possibilities for location-specific content, deals, offers and other …

Just in time: Amadeus signs agreements with British Airways and Iberia after eleventh hour talks

Cutting it very fine at Amadeus and IAG (umbrella company containing British Airways and Iberia), with the pair renewing their distribution deal at …

The cities with the most wealthy individuals around the world. Which city surprised you in this list? Full article: http://www.theatlanticcities.com/jobs-and-economy/2013/03/global-cities-super-rich/4951/

Which is the safest seat on an aircraft?

Although some claim that seats over the wing of an aircraft are best (because the plane is “strongest” there), popular opinion has it that, in the event of a plane crash, the rear of an aircraft is the safest place to be. This theory is supported by several studies, including a recent one featured …

Pop-up hotels around the world

Le Mans

Airlines flying high as blue-chips make a pre-crisis comeback

With London’s blue-chips scaling fresh heights this year, two airlines have soared well above the rest of the FTSE 100.<p>easyJet flew into the benchmark index last month for the first time and climbed more steeply than any other stock, reaching all-time highs of £10.80, up 41.1pc in the first …

Investing

Apple Buys Indoor Mapping Startup WifiSLAM

As a part of a larger effort to improve and grow its mapping services, Apple has acquired mobile location startup WifiSLAM.<p>According to the <i>Wall</i> …

Word of Mouth: Reykjavik

We all know the adage, Greenland is icy and Iceland is green. But really, not many know much more of the large island nation inhabited by just 320,000 people. On our most recent trip to Iceland to visit the capital city of Reykjavik for DesignMarch we made it a mission to really explore the little …

European Travel

Expedia ditches the dull and adopts the rich visual approach for its mobile applications

In quite a departure for the global online travel agency, Expedia’s new mobile apps – known as version 3.0 – are trying to bring the visual travel …

Apps

Oportunidades de último minuto en las reservas móviles de hotel

Apps, Pinterest<p>El drástico aumento del empleo de <b>dispositivos móviles</b> en el último año ha llevado consigo un incremento igual de sustancial del número …

Flight paths for a cloudy future

WHEN an Avro Lancastrian—a modified bomber with no gun turrets and a small amount of room for passengers—became the first scheduled flight to take …

About that Southwest fare study

BUSINESS-TRAVEL writers have made much of a study released earlier this month by Topaz International, a travel auditing firm, which found that, …

Flying into the future

RARELY has there been a shortage of suggestions from passengers on how to improve the flying experience, but what would a Silicon Valley entrepreneur …