Read how GoLastMinute.com has used our Travel APIs to reach half a million fare alert subscribers.
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.
Evol Johnson is a systems architect, and one of the hackers that took part in IATA’s recent NDC Hackathon in Dublin. During the 36 hours available to the hackers, Evol was able to develop (as a solo hacker) a Chrome widget, featuring the Skyscanner Hotels API, that could be embedded into event websites to enable attendees to easily book their flights and hotels for the event.
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.
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.
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.
Former air hostess turned Flight Life app founder, Lisa Mothersille, talks us through America's newest inspirational travel app for millenials, the tech behind it and their plans for the future.
Scheduling engine, Meekan, has partnered with Skyscanner to offer Slack and HipChat users a conversational flight search tool.
Travel Door is a mobile app that provides travellers with city guides and content for travellers to use when on the road across 55 cities around the world.