IHG Will Introduce Dynamic Pricing for Award Bookings

IHG confirmed this week that they plan to start experimenting with dynamic pricing for award bookings. The new system will allow the hotel chain to change room prices based on demand. In the earnings release, the group revealed that as part of strengthening its loyalty program, it would be “testing new features for 2019 roll-out,…

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Southwest Flights Grounded Nationwide Friday Morning Over Computer Glitch

Southwest Airlines issued a nationwide ground stop Friday morning, reportedly following a technical issue with its computer systems. Passengers began reporting delayed flights as early as 5:30 a.m. (EST) via Twitter. The airline also responded to many travelers via the social media platform, apologizing for the “inconvenience” and assuring customers the technical team was working…

Roundup: Greentoe Money Review, Citi Goes AI, First 777-9 for Lufthansa, Amazon Loan and More

How I Saved 21% Off the Absolute Lowest Price on a GoPro: Greentoe Money Saving Tool Review! – Citi Plans To Replace Tens Of Thousands Customer Service Workers With Machines – First 777-9 for Lufthansa comes together in Everett – I Tool a Loan from Amazon and It Was Exactly What I Needed – How Hotels.com Totally Screwed Up Our Reservation In Barcelona – Review: Business Class, United 787-10 Dreamliner Newark to Los Angeles

Alaska Airlines Reveals Plans for New SFO Lounge

Alaska Airlines announced today that a new lounge is set to open on the rooftop of Terminal 2 at San Francisco International Airport in 2020. The lounge with 8,500-square-foot of space, is located in the reconstructed area that originally housed the base of the airport’s control tower. Featuring Bay Area brands and design elements, the…

Chase Issues with Website and Mobile App

If you had trouble yesterday, or still do, in accessing the Chase website and its mobile app, you’re not alone. Chase Support confirmed for Business Insider that “some customers are having trouble accessing the mobile app and our website.” Issues were reported from many cities including Los Angeles, Houston, New York, Chicago, Phoenix, Seattle, San Francisco, Brooklyn,…

TWA Hotel at JFK is Open for Business

The new TWA Hotel at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport is now open for business. For about $250 a night, you can relive the best parts of the “golden age of flying”. Eero Saarinen’s iconic neo-futurist structure originally designed for Trans World Airlines in 1962, hence the TWA Hotel name. There will be a fleet of…