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Partners in Innovation: IBS uses the Skyscanner APIs and IATA NDC to disrupt airline retailing

Partners in Innovation: IBS uses the Skyscanner APIs and IATA NDC to disrupt airline retailing

IBS Software, a global provider of innovative IT solutions, hacked a Chrome extension that could be used to generate a door to door itinerary within a single click within IATA's NDC hackathon with a combination of APIs including Skyscanner’s Hotels and Car Hire APIs. We caught up with Bratati Gosh to get a view on how they found the hackathon, their experience of using the Skyscanner APIs, and what their plans are for the winning concept going forward. 

Skyscanner take on friction in group booking and power innovation at IATA’s NDC Hackathon

Skyscanner take on friction in group booking and power innovation at IATA’s NDC Hackathon

IATA’s NDC standard represents the next generation of flexible and dynamic travel content distribution, and has the potential to take airline retailing to the next level. The recent weekend-long NDC Hackathon in Dublin, which Skyscanner participated in, was testament to this, as entrepreneurs, designers, and engineers developed solutions to the world’s business and leisure travel problems using both NDC and Travel APIs.

Skyscanner and DuckDuckGo Deliver Instant Answers for Developers

Skyscanner and DuckDuckGo Deliver Instant Answers for Developers

If you follow DuckDuckGo on Twitter, you might have seen their tweet last week featuring our newly released Instant Answer. A few months ago we also released a cheat-sheet for our APIs to help developers working with them. In this post Skyscanner Developer Advocate, Sam Heyman, tells us more about DuckDuckGo, our Instant Answers and how you can get involved.

Travel API to Support Risk Management by Two10degrees

Travel API to Support Risk Management by Two10degrees

The software development company Two10degrees has implemented the Skyscanner Travel API to support its risk management tool by enabling users of their travel system to select and book flight(s) and/or hotel(s). Two10degrees is then able to update a journey's risk assessment, making its analysis far more accurate and user-friendly.