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Google’s Customized Travel Search Features Receive Massive Traffic in the U.S.: New Skift Research

Google’s Customized Travel Search Features Receive Massive Traffic in the U.S.: New Skift Research

This report explores the impact of Google across the travel supply chain, from rivals in the metasearch space to uneasy allies at the online travel agencies and brand clients that can use Google tools
The Many Ways Google Impacts Travel: New Skift Research

The Many Ways Google Impacts Travel: New Skift Research

No matter where in the travel industry you turn, one company seems to be on everyone’s lips: Google. -Seth Borko
Find the Best Deals on Hotels With Google Travel's New Tools

Find the Best Deals on Hotels With Google Travel's New Tools

As much fun as vacations can be, actually planning your travel can be tedious and anxiety-inducing. Sure, an all-inclusive package or a travel agent might make the process easier, but that’s going to

Google suggests the best times to travel and where to stay

There's a lot more to booking a trip than finding the best possible price, and Google is updating its travel site to acknowledge that fact. Swing by the site and you'll find a "when to visit" tab that
Google’s Travel Gains Levy Pain at TripAdvisor and Expedia

Google’s Travel Gains Levy Pain at TripAdvisor and Expedia

The fact that Google is leveraging its dominance as a search engine into taking market share away from travel competitors is no longer even debatable. Expedia and TripAdvisor officials seem almost

Google Flights will refund the difference if prices drop unexpectedly

Just after shutting down its Trips travel-planning app, Google has announced a raft of travel-related features for other products, including a flight price guarantee. For a limited time, when it tells
Google Travel adds flight price notifications and a limited-time flight price guarantee

Google Travel adds flight price notifications and a limited-time flight price guarantee

Google is building out its travel product with more features to convince you to use it to book flights and plan trips directly, instead of having to go anywhere else. The company is adding more
[Update: Shutting down this summer] Google is preparing to shut down the Trips app [APK Teardown]

[Update: Shutting down this summer] Google is preparing to shut down the Trips app [APK Teardown]

Update 1: 2019/06/04 8:28am PDT Shutdown date For travelers that loved the Google Trips app for its travel planning and helpful discovery features, it's probably going to come as disappointing

Google Trips portal makes it easier to plan vacations online

Google has launched a portal for travel planning, which can help make it a lot easier to organize trips on the web. It's the desktop version of the upgraded hotel and flight search experience the tech
Google makes travel planning easier

Google makes travel planning easier

Google today announced a major revamp of its travel planning tools on the web. After launching a similar set of tools on mobile last year, the company today announced that google.com/travel on the web
Google Travel Is Now One Step Closer to One-Stop Shopping

Google Travel Is Now One Step Closer to One-Stop Shopping

Google has taken a huge next step, putting all the pieces together, including flights, hotels, packages and trip-planning tools, on a dedicated website, and in Google Search and Google Maps. Google's
Expedia’s Barry Diller Calls on Google to Be Regulated

Expedia’s Barry Diller Calls on Google to Be Regulated

Diller is one of the godfathers of online travel and Expedia is probably among the top two travel advertisers in Google. Whether his comments will lead to lobbying or business practice changes, is
Google Plans to String Its Travel Assets Together

Google Plans to String Its Travel Assets Together

We come in peace, a top Google executive essentially said while addressing the travel industry on Thursday at Skift Forum Europe in Berlin. One possible industry response might be: "Trust, but
Google pulls flight API search, putting its competition in a tight spot

Google pulls flight API search, putting its competition in a tight spot

QPX Express API, a code that allows small companies to integrate flight data into their apps, will be discontinued by Google in the spring. The change could put a number of travel apps in a tight spot