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How Apple iOS 11 Business Chat Disrupts Traveller Communication Tools

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Formally to be introduced at a special session on June 9, 2017, Apple will officially unveil its Business Chat capabilities within the Messages application. Experience The Skies takes a quick look at this new feature, key benefits and drawback and key competitors in the chatbot space.

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Hidden Apple iOS 11 Features That Travellers Can’t Do Without

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The 2017 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference officially began on June 5, 2017 in San Jose, California. While the company spent half of the keynote’s time on its mobile operating system, iOS 11 (News), there were many new features that were not presented at lengths. Experience The Skies explores ten of them further that will positively impact […]

Beacon Technology

Airlines And Airports Commit To Beacon Technology

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KLM announced an enhancement to its Android and iOS applications which provide users assistance in wayfinding around its hub at the busy Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). The Dutch airline is one of the early adapters of the beacon technology. This post will discuss what beacon technology is and how airlines and airports can enhance passenger experience with […]

2015 Top 30 Busiest Airports - Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson Airport

2015 Busiest Airports In The World By Passengers Part 1

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2015 was another record year for travel as the world’s airports handled more than 7.1 billion passengers. The increase of 6.1% over 2014 brought the total passengers travelled closer to matching the world’s total population (estimated at ~7.4 billion in 2016).  Experience The Skies compiled the world’s busiest airports by passengers for a third straight year with more facts […]