Emirates offers passengers Google Now

first_imgGoogle Now is available for passengers now, provided they have downloaded the appropriate version of the app for their Android or iOS and have a Gmail account. “Emirates prides itself on constant innovation and working with technology partners that will enhance our passengers’ experience”, Emirates Corporate Communications Marketing and Brand vice president product, publishing, digital and events Patrick Brannelly said. Emirates to roll out Google Now cards for passengers who book online. Image: www.profitguide.com Google Now acts as a smart personal assistant, offering Emirates’ passengers benefits such as; flight reminders and information, destination information such as local weather conditions and attractions and other up to the minute information with minimal effort spent searching. This comes as the latest digital innovation for Emirates following the recent relaunch of their website as well as receiving the award for Skytrax Airline of the Year 2013. For passengers booking through one of 135 local Emirates.com sites worldwide, Google Now will enable more pre-flight information to reach them in a user-friendly style. Emirates has announced they will start to roll out Google Now cards for passengers who book through Emirates.com, making it the first airline in the Middle East North Africa to do so. Qantas has also launched an Android version of its new app as well as integrated Google Now into its mobile offerings. Source = ETB News; LBlast_img read more

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