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Pret’s tech focuses on customer experience – nothing else!

Pret A Manager's Board Advisor, Mark Palmer, reveals that the international sandwich shop focuses on technology that enhances customer experience, as opposed to being a cutting-edge technology first mover

Airbnb builds a comprehensive test framework

Airbnb builds an extensive and ever expanding test suite of real transactions, following data quality and sensitive request changes. In order for the online marketplace...
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New Report takes an in-depth look at European software testing projects

A new report written by the Judging Panel from the 2016 European Software Testing Awards, analyses past and current entries into the Awards programme,...
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Software failures at BA inconvenience thousands

Earlier this week, thousands of British Airways passengers faced long check-in queues, delays and cancellations. This was due to the airline experiencing IT failures....
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Top travel websites offer improved mobile user experience 

A new report highlights that top travel brands are strengthening their multi-device offering, with 80% successfully optimising their websites for mobile. The report, launched by...
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Software glitch sees Southwest Airlines cancelling hundreds of flights

Last week US air carrier Southwest Airlines had to cancel more than 1850 flights, following fall out from a technical glitch that extended into five...
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Omni Hotels & Resorts CIO responds to cybersecurity attack

Following a recent cybersecurity attack that impacted 48 of its 60 hotels in North America, new Omni Hotels & Resorts CIO Ken Barnes has...
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New report finds top travel websites lack inclusivity for disabled users 

A report investigating the user experience and accessibility of some of the UK’s top travel websites has listed access and usability shortcomings. Findings from Sigma’s...
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Software helps optimise craft beer brewing

Independent UK-based brewers, The Wild Beer Co, sought to optimise its brewing processes and stock and warehousing capabilities to meet increasing demand for its...

1 in 5 consumers use social media to communicate with companies

In today’s world, where consumers demand instant delivery gratification, and feedback, social media is a preferred communication channel. According to new research, an increasing number...