HRS said the rise in prominence of smartphone technology “has the potential to fundamentally change the travel industry, which is why HRS is further extending its mobile offer and is developing ever more innovative solutions”. Hotels Now was launched in November last year and has seen 500,000 downloads by iPhone users, more than any other comparable app in the same time frame. HRS says it has expanded its customer base due to the app which is available in eleven languages. This month the ability to book double rooms and two-night stays will be added to the app as HRS looks to enhance the service. Get the full story at Travolution