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  • 1. Pablo Álvarez Group Innovation Manager Group Marketing lastminute.com 11 November 2008 1
  • 2. Travel Innovation 11 November 2008 2
  • 3. lastminute.com started trading in April 1998 and since then lastminute.com has been at the forefront of travel innovation e.g. “first commercial WAP-based restaurant booking service - launched 4 May 2000.” 11 November 2008 3
  • 4. 11 November 2008 4
  • 5. “radar” www.lastminute.com/radar launched November 2008 11 November 2008 5
  • 6. radar 11 November 2008 6
  • 7. “pronto” http://pronto.lastminute.com launched November 2008 11 November 2008 7
  • 8. 11 November 2008 8
  • 9. 11 November 2008 9
  • 10. “fonefood” m.lastminute.com/fonefood launched August 2008 11 November 2008 10
  • 11. m.lastminute.com/fonefood 11 November 2008 11
  • 12. description fonefood is a mobile website to find and book restaurants across Europe. http://m.lastminute.com/fonefood Main characteristics: 6.000+ restaurants across Europe Restaurant deals in UK Free bookings, no need of a credit card Quality and ease of the interface Detection of your mobile location Multilanguage iphone version of fonefood 11 November 2008 12
  • 13. Activity summary date Event Nov fonefood also in french and german Nov Android version live 13- 13-Oct iphone version live 05- 05-Sep fonefood officially launched in Sweden 22- 22-Aug Launch Google Gears API 19- 19-Aug Link from cool gorilla phrasebooks activated 11 November 2008 14- 14-Aug Launch 13 fonefood; english and swedish interface fonefood;
  • 14. http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=RJOoEkAekBU 11 November 2008 14
  • 15. Nokia Android G1 Windows mobile iPhone 11 November 2008 15
  • 16. Supported handsets fonefood is optimized for the following handsets: – 320x480 touch screen handsets: Android + iPhone & iPod – 240x320 screen resolution handsets: N95, Sony Ericsson K800i, HTC TytnII – 176x220 screen resolution handsets: Sony Ericsson W810i, Nokia N70 It also works properly on Blackberries, Samsungs, etc The basic functions should still work on low end phones (e.g. text description of a restaurant should still be accessible). 11 November 2008 16
  • 17. What’s Next ? 11 November 2008 17
  • 18. 11 November 2008 18
  • 19. 11 November 2008 19
  • 20. Thanks to: Photos and pictures under Creative Commons from: Flickr user Cedric1981 (restaurant table foto) Heike Scholz from Mobile-Zeitgeist (mobile 2.0 picture) 11 November 2008 20
  • 21. labs.lastminute.com Thank you Pablo Álvarez Group Innovation Manager; Group Marketing palvarez@lastminute.com 11 November 2008 21