This is why I loved technology: if you used it right, it could give you power and privacy – Cory Doctorow
Company Base location: San Francisco, Calif.
A digital travel planner and personal shopper
Mezi combines both digital travel and concierge with a personal shopping assistant, which lets users book travel tickets etc or anything else they like via text, this is a simple and quick way to purchase on the go, could be the next big thing.
The company has raised over $11 million in funding, artificial intelligence and automation to help business travelers needs.
official site: mezi.com
Company Base location: Cambridge, Mass.
Smarter flight insurance and rebooking
Freebird lets you have that feeling that you are safe, when you book a flight and pay for your trip, and if anything happens like cancellations you can re-book your flight on your phone with no extra costs to you, you can do this with any airline at any time you like, this really makes the travel/flight insurance safe and secure for anyone.
The Company has now raised over $3.5 million in funding, and is now building a small community within small and medium travel programs.
Official Site: getfreebird.com
Company Base location: San Francisco, California
Hotel Booking system with Artificial Intelligence
SnapTravel is a platform that is designed to help travelers book their adventure and with assistance of their help via Facebook Messenger, Slack and SMS, you can book hotel rooms, you start off with bots (AI) helping you with the process however if the bots can no longer help, a Human agent steps in to assist and guide you, best part is, SnapTravel will try and get an upgrade room for free, so its definitely worth using, if you want them free perks.
Artificial Intelligence and Humans are put to work together to bring you the best experience.
The company has raised over $1.1 million and is now released for everyone, make your next hotel booking with them.
Official Site: getsnaptravel.com