Q204: Are digital maps the new travel consumer interface?

On this episode of QuestCast, we talk to Paul Goodman, Head of Consumer at Mapbox, a digital mapping API and developer platform that powers numerous consumer applications including SnapChat, Tinder, the Weather Channel, Lonely Planet, and others. Paul talks about how digital maps have evolved beyond basic tooling and navigational functionality, and how they are transforming interactions between brands and consumers.

Q359: How Fast Can Vacasa Consolidate The Short-Term Rentals Market?

The short-term rentals market is quickly maturing and consolidating. Vacasa is at the forefront, with its tech-enabled, property management platform model. Expect the company to push harder into urban markets through 2019.

Q45: What Does a Google Travel Super-App Mean For Its OTA Partners?

Google’s recent push into travel bookings has significant implications for the two big online travel agencies i.e. Booking Holdings and Expedia Group. Listen to our 2019 OTA outlook in light of recent developments.