Travel & Tourism (148)
Taxis that don’t run on empty
With Taxiback.com, black cabs in Britain can capitalise on what could have been an empty cab ride back. Passengers simply need to submit their trip online in advance and will receive 3 offers. After selecting one, you will be picked up and your journey will be provided at a reduced rate.
Why it matters
There is a clear advantage for both travelers and taxi drivers; taxis gain extra revenue while travelers enjoy reduced rates. Are there any missed opportunities that you could capitalise on in your industry?
DK allows consumers to create their own personalised travel guides by first choosing a destination and then selecting from attractions, which are listed with maps automatically included to support the selections. Users can then organise the content, adding in their own descriptions and customising the cover of their guides.
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