When Google launched its Hotel Finder product, it fanfared how the product would allow more hotels to advertise their own direct web sites. The search giant said this would deliver lower prices to customers and lower commission payments for hotels as they cut out layers of the distribution chain. Today, however, Google Hotel Finder continues to be dominated not only by the big OTA’s – Booking.com and Expedia – but more surprisingly by other meta price comparison sites such as Tripadvisor and Kayak. Get the full story at Travolution