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HolidayIQ.com, Indian travel community has announced the acquisition of the Travel Mobile Development Team from SourceN, a mobile development firm based out of Silicon Valley, USA & Bangalore, to accelerate mobile offerings to the Indian traveller. The company stated that over 65% of user activity on HolidayIQ was driven via mobile devices, in the last six months.
It lists tourism destinations & accommodation options (hotels, resorts, home-stays, jungle camps & serviced apartments) in India. The company has over 1600 partnerships with online travel agencies like Makemytrip, Yatra and Expedia & offline players such as Thomas Cook, SOTC, etc.
Established in 2004, SourceN is a software product development company which has worked with brands like Apple, Dell, HP, Intel, SAP etc. and it has developed software solutions, mobile games, mobile application – products and services.’
HolidayIQ is competing with other online travel community portals like Trivago, Tripoto, Ixigo among others.