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Dutch airline passengers can now buy a flight through Facebook and Twitter
In the recent past, we’ve seen Soldsie leverage social conversations as a payment platform — enabling users to buy fashion products by simply leaving a comment on the relevant Facebook photos. While a flight is typically a much larger purchase, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is also now enabling its customers to confirm and pay for a seat on one of their flights through social media platforms. READ MORE…
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Services matches parents traveling with young kids and babysitters on the same flight


Traveling with young kids is a perennial challenge for parents around the globe, and it’s already inspired innovations such as the TrayKit backpack we covered back in 2010. Now offering another approach altogether, Nanny in the Clouds is a Californian service that matches parents traveling with young kids and registered babysitters already booked on the same flight. READ MORE…
Enlisting the crowds to help find the cheapest airfare
There’s a virtual sea of travel sites out there promising to find consumers the cheapest flights, but most rely on search engines to come up with their suggestions. Australian Flightfox, on the other hand, taps the crowds instead and says it saves travelers an average of AUD 369 on their trips. READ MORE…