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WayBlazer postmortem: Why did travel's highest-profile AI company fail?
According to Terry Jones, co-founder of WayBlazer, what brings down a company is seldom a single cause and that the final factor that shutters a technology company might have more to do with financial engineering than with software engineering.
WayBlazer closes shop, cites lack of funds and time
WayBlazer was launched in 2014, founded by Travelocity founder and Kayak founding chairman Terry Jones and Manoj Saxena, former general manager of IBM Watson.
Emirates Vacations partners Wayblazer to launch chatbot ads
Emirates said use of the display ads drove an 87% lift in engagement compared to more traditional click-through ads.
Could a robot book a cheaper itinerary than you?
Airlines, hotels, car rental companies and online travel sites incorporate preset options strategically throughout the booking process to increase conversion rate and maximize the revenue per transaction. However, AI could help businesses reduce travel costs by millions of dollars.
AI may book your next trip
Pana has launched an app which employs artificial intelligence to aid customers. The Pana app lets users chat, in conversational language, about booking travel and helps if they encounter a delay or cancellation.
Exclusive: Kayak to launch restaurants, tours and activities comparison-shopping features
Kayak is poised to launch two new metasearch products for restaurants, and tours and activities.
IBM Watson technology finds its way into travel agency desktops
WayBlazer, a travel search and discovery company that licenses IBM Watson cognitive computing technology has been integrated by Trisept Solutions into its technology for agencies; This marks the first step of IBM's entry into the travel industry.
WayBlazer, the travel cognitive computing startup, lands $5M
IBM is a lead investor in a $5 million Series A funding round for WayBlazer, a travel search and discovery company that licenses Watson cognitive computing technology.
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