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2 hrs ago | Information Technology

Schneider Electric, Siemens Score Highest in Navigant Research...

The surge in demand for energy management technology has expanded, and heated up, the competitive landscape for building energy management systems in recent years.


Related Topix: Navigant International

6 hrs ago | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

TripAdvisor sets sail with the top vacation rental houseboats

From Boston Harbor to the south of France, these unique accommodations offer many of the creature comforts of home, along with fantastic waterfront views.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Home Listing, Home, France, World News, Boston, MA

8 hrs ago | Business Wire

Fitch: Liberty's Ratings Unaffected by FTD Transaction and Delay of QVC Tracking Stock

Fitch does not expect either of these announcements to delay Liberty's intentions to spin-off its 22% equity/57% voting interest in TripAdvisor Inc. and its BuySeasons Inc. business.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, Science / Technology, Internet

12 hrs ago | WMBF

Myrtle Beach makes Yahoo's top 10 buzziest beach destination list

The City of Myrtle Beach made yet another top 10 list this week. Myrtle Beach ranks number three among the top ten "buzziest" beach destinations in the U.S., according to Yahoo Travel.


Related Topix: Myrtle Beach, SC, Startups, Yahoo!, TripAdvisor

17 hrs ago | MarketWatch

Earnings Outlook: What to watch for in Expedia earnings

Revenue: Revenue is expected to climb to $1.44 billion from $1.21 billion a year ago.


Related Topix: Expedia

17 hrs ago |

Starwood Hotels Takes Westin to China

ZHOUSHAN, China- Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. has completed the opening of The Westin Zhujiajian Resort, Zhoushan , marking the Westin brand's debut in the city of Zhoushan in the Zhejiang province of China.


Related Topix: Hotels, Starwood Hotel and Resorts Worldwide, Life, Food, Dining

17 hrs ago | Live Design Online

Elation's Huge Presence At 2014 Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas

A virtual plethora of Elation Professional lighting and video gear was used this year to light up Electric Daisy Carnival in Las Vegas, North America's largest dance music festival.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Carnival Cruise, panels

21 hrs ago | Fodor's

10 Hotels with Hands-On Food Experiences

Fodor's may use your e-mail address to send you relevant information on site updates, account changes, and offers.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Hotels, Four Seasons Hotels, Home Gardening, Home, Africa, South Africa Travel, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Travel, South Africa Travel

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Scotland: Ten reasons to visit Glasgow

Attending the Commonwealth Games shouldn't be the only reason to visit Glasgow. Vibrant, dynamic and fun, the city is renowned for its arts, entertainment and architecture.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, Beer, Drink, Travel

KTNV-TV Las Vegas

TripAdvisor shines its headlights on top drive-in movie theaters

The top spots were ranked according to the TripAdvisor Popularity Index, which takes into account the quality, quantity and recency of reviews on TripAdvisor.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Theater, Arts, Saco, ME

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

This report provides an overview of the company's servicing operations and a discussion of the areas evaluated ... )--Brookline Bancorp, Inc. today announced net income of $10.0 million, or $0.14 per basic and diluted share, for the second quarter of 2014, co... )--Belmond Ltd. , owners, part-owners or managers of 45 luxury hotel, restau...


Related Topix: Brookline Bancorp, Banking, Financial Services, Hotels, OrientExpress Hotels, Financial Markets

The Island Packet

Beaufort drive-in theater named among best in America

A Beaufort drive-in theater has been named among the best in the country by TripAdvisor, the travel website announced today.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist

Princess Cruises announces a new ship is being added to its fleet

Princess Cruises is keeping up with the Joneses so to speak. With all of the other major cruise lines admitting new ships into their respective fleets, Princess, a subsidiary of Carnival Corp & plc, announced that it has reached an agreement with Fincantieri to build a new ship, which will enter service in 2017.


Related Topix: Princess Cruises, Cruise Lines, Carnival Cruise

PE Hub

Expedia completes PE-backed Auto Escape Group acquisition

Expedia, Inc. today announced completion of its acquisition of Auto Escape Group, one of Europe's leading online car rental reservation companies from private equity fund Montefiore Investment and certain members of the Auto Escape Group's management team.


Related Topix: Expedia, VirtualTourist, Venere


TripAdvisor launches GreenLeaders programme to reward eco-friendly accommodation

The programme highlights hotels and B&Bs engaging in environmentally-friendly practices.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist


Gogo Welcomes Sam Gilliland to its Board of Directors

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Related Topix: Sabre Holdings, Marketing

Business Journal

Austin builder files Ch. 7 after odd jobs for Smithsonian, Golden Nugget, zoos

Biscayne Group, an Austin-based builder of aquatic-themed projects, lists Carnival Cruise Lines as a former client.


Related Topix: Carnival Cruise, Economics News, Bankruptcy, Texas, Texas A&M University

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Kennebunkport ice creamery is America's best

We already told you that Rococo Artisan has the funkiest ice cream in Maine. Now the word is out that this Argentinean-style, gelato-like dessert is one of 10 top licks in the country.


Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME, Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Berwick, ME

Business Journal

TripAdvisor taps Lily Cheng to help grow travel websites in Asia

Last week, the company said it would be acquiring San Francisco-based travel website Viator, the fourth acquisition for the company this year.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor, VirtualTourist, Startups, Viator, Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel


The Tour and Travel Providers Gaining the Most YouTube Views

Travelers don't really need a tour provider to sell them on a destination any more - inspiration and information about what to do and what to see in cities is readily available on the web and mobile.


Related Topix: TripAdvisor


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