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  • Social Travel Startup Minube Adds Real-Time Hotel Booking To Monetise Its Mobile Apps

    Social Travel Startup Minube Adds Real-Time Hotel Booking To Monetise Its Mobile Apps

    Social travel startup, Minube, which focuses on helping would-be travellers figure out what to do when they get to their destination, has added a real-time hotel pricing and booking feature to its iOS and Android apps. The new versions of the apps support hotel booking for more than 300,000 establishments in more than 40,000 cities, across 180 countries. Read More

  • Minube’s Trip Planning Feature Just Got A Lot More Social, iOS App Gets Real-Time Messaging

    Minube’s Trip Planning Feature Just Got A Lot More Social, iOS App Gets Real-Time Messaging

    Minube, the social travel startup that focuses on inspiration for would-be travellers, has rolled out a nice update to the trip planning feature of its iOS app. After creating and sharing a list of things to do and see or where to stay or eat — which works like a draft itinerary — any friends or co-travelers who have been granted access to that list can now message each other… Read More

  • Need Some Vacation Inspiration? Minube Brings Its Social Travel Wares To The UK, U.S.

    Need Some Vacation Inspiration? Minube Brings Its Social Travel Wares To The UK, U.S.

    Social travel startup, Minube, has expanded to the UK and U.S. via newly launched English-language versions of its site and iOS app. The company wants to be the jumping off point for would-be travellers, with its social travel platform and downloadable User-Generated travel guides, providing inspiration for where to go and what to see. It already targets much of Europe and Latin America… Read More

  • Startups Find Fertile Ground For Explosive Growth In Latin America

    Startups Find Fertile Ground For Explosive Growth In Latin America

    Editor’s note: Maria Rocio Paniagua currently works as a project manager at Innku, one of the top mobile and web workshops in Mexico. Mexico 15 years ago may not look very different from today if seen from the right angles. Most Mexicans used a single search engine (the now forgotten AltaVista); Windows was operating in most homes; and we were all excited for Nokia’s latest… Read More

  • Social travel portal Minube unpacks in China

    Social travel portal Minube unpacks in China

    [Spain] Minube, a social travel portal out of Spain, launches in China today. It’s the beginning of a roll-out across Asia and the company expects to add Japan within weeks, as well as opening an office in Guangzhou. Launched in November 2007, Minube already has Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian and French versions. In Spain, traffic is over 1 million monthly visits and at 1.6… Read More