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Here's how your Thanksgiving travel is going to pan out

If you’re traveling this holiday weekend, you already know you’ll be hitting the crowds. But this year the roads and skies will be even busier than usual — and new rules at the airport could slow things down even more. PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER ABOVE TO READ COMPLETE ARTICLE AAA is projecting that 50.9 million Americans will travel 50 miles ...

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A.I. is about to make the hassle of air travel a thing of the past

Artificial intelligence appears set to revolutionize the air travel experience for passengers — and that could happen in just a matter of years, according to industry experts. Airports around the world already employ advanced technology such as biometrics, which authenticates travelers’ identities based on physical attributes like fingerprints. But the next decade or so could herald a new era for ...

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Online travel sites getting squeezed by Airbnb, hotel chains

© Reuters. A 3D printed people’s models are seen in front of a displayed Airbnb logo in this illustration By Alana Wise NEW YORK (Reuters) – Online travel booking sites Priceline Group and TripAdvisor took a beating from investors on Tuesday, highlighting how the companies’ once industry-disrupting model is under growing pressure from other competitors. S… Stock Market News

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Artificial Intelligence to change the travel industry: Interview 

Terry Jones was the founder of Travelocity.com and he served as founding chairman of Kayak.com. This has helped to place Jones as a powerful voice in the world of entrepreneurship and matters relating to travel and transport. Jones served as CEO of Travelocity for seven years transforming it to a public company with three billion dollars in travel sales. He ...

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Artificial Intelligence to change the travel industry: Interview 

Terry Jones was the founder of Travelocity.com and he served as founding chairman of Kayak.com. This has helped to place Jones as a powerful voice in the world of entrepreneurship and matters relating to travel and transport. Jones served as CEO of Travelocity for seven years transforming it to a public company with three billion dollars in travel sales. He ...

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TSA Administrator: No need for airport-like security for rail travel

Airport-like security screenings are not necessary for Amtrak or other rail travel, the new head of the Transportation Security Administration said Wednesday, speaking a day after eight people were killed in a truck attack in Lower Manhattan. “We don’t intend to roll out anything like what we have in the airports,” TSA Administrator David Pekoske told reporters at Grand Central ...

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CTrip Group snaps up travel search startup Trip.com

Trip.com, a travel discovery app formerly known as Gogobot, is getting acquired amid a flurry of activity surrounding trip discovery tools and companies — and the emerging presence of Airbnb’s foray into finding experiences. The acquisition comes amid the specter of Airbnb, which has been explicit about looking to become an “experience”… Startups – TechCrunch

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