After years of removing leg room and imposing checked bag fees, airlines are finally trying to spread some good will — and earn additional revenue. They're widening access to Wi-Fi, VR entertainment, and sleeping pods, among other initiatives.
Endless lines, boring terminals, and expensive parking may finally be coming to an end, as airports see opportunity in enticing travelers to spend more time in terminals.
From finding a hotel for a nap to figuring out the best date to buy cheap flights, startups and incumbents are partnering to make travel booking simpler and cheaper.
Startups and travel incumbents alike are leveraging social media, AI, virtual reality, and more to enhance the search and discovery experience for travelers.
From offering a smoother traveler experience to implementing blockchain solutions, major airlines are increasingly looking to startups for innovation.
Elon Musk is CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has plans to colonize Mars, and thinks AI may turn humans into its pets. But beyond the hype and his enormous net worth and Twitter presence, here's how Musk's companies are actually taking on ... virtually every industry.
With VC and corporate interest on the rise, the industry looks towards AI, blockchain, and other technologies to help drive innovation.