Expedia Sees a Fall in Profits as the Company Invests in Technology

Amazon.com was recently in the news for dipping into profits in order to invest in technology. One other big company has recently been reported as doing it as well. Expedia, the gigantic Bellevue online travel agency, stated today that its operating income slumped 9% during the first quarter of 2011. The reason, according to Expedia, as that it invested in “next generation technology” as well as international operations. . . . → Read More: Expedia Sees a Fall in Profits as the Company Invests in Technology

Google’s Acquisition of ITA Hits a Few Bumps

It is no surprise that Google has done great things in the world of travel. They have done a lot of things like teaming up and offering free WiFi to holiday travelers and making many tools to help you in your personal travel. Google’s tools can help do anything from planning your trips to getting pricing on different hotels. . . . → Read More: Google’s Acquisition of ITA Hits a Few Bumps