We found lots of such pranks doing the rounds. But not all of them were crappy. Here’s a look at some interesting ones we found on the web.
ixigo which started as a meta search engine pivoted to travel planning a year back and the company claims to have over 2.5 million active users every month and almost 2.5 million app downloads across the 5 apps.
“The aviation sector itself hasn’t grown much in the last 12 months, and I think that’s the worrying part,” says Aloke Bajpai, the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of travel search engine ixigo.
Continuing with the trend of launching dedicated apps for its services ixigo has launched ixigo buses on the Google Play Store which allows users to search and book bus tickets in India.
ixigo.com has launched an innovative mobile app – “On the Way! ” that allows road travelers to access relevant information on all useful and interesting stoppages along their route.
The app searches and aggregates travel information
One can use the app to search for trains by destinations or train numbers and can also find train routes & timings, real-time seat availability status for all journey classes, fares and also status.
Unless MMT’s routeplanner is powered by iXiGo (which doesn’t seem to be the case), isn’t MMT competing with iXiGo in this business? Given that iXiGo’s next big bet is Trip planner, do you see a conflict of interest w.r.t both companies launching similar products?
Three months after the launch of its Trip Planner iXiGO.com has launched Yo! India, a destination trivia gaming app for Apple and Android users. Read the first review.
During recession, the team took 50% salary cut for 7 months.