Category: Technology

HOME IS WHERE WIFI IS

HOME IS WHERE WIFI IS

In this hyper-connected era, a major home-perk has to be the delight of automatic connection to WiFi as soon as you enter! Instant and seamless connectivity trumps scanning wireless networks, enquiring for a password and waiting for it to be accepted. Now imagine walking into OYO and enjoying the same instant connectivity. No ...

Seeding and Growing Technology @ Startups

Seeding and Growing Technology @ Startups

In the last decade, I was privileged to have worked in diverse stages of companies; from largest companies in the world to startups from the scratch namely Intel, Adobe, Microsoft, Expedia, SlideShare, LinkedIn and OYO. As per my experience of executing engineering, here is a recommended method which can be followed to make an ...

Introducing OYO for Business

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Introducing OYO for Business

As a travel and a hospitality company, we understand how important it is for both the company and the employees to have peace of mind during important business trips. Our aim has always been to make travel more comfortable and convenient for our consumers and hence, we have launched OYO for Business – a specially crafted service ...

TOUCH FOR COFFEE

TOUCH FOR COFFEE

A hospitality legend goes that on an average a guest interacts with the hotel 41 times during his stay. All these touch points and moments define a brand to that customer. No nuance is insignificant when it comes to enhancing our guest experience. One such inspiration led us to introducing the functionality of ordering beverages ...

The Making of the OYO App

The Making of the OYO App

We started working on our mobile app in March and shipped the first version of it on 22nd April, 2015 on the Android Play Store. The iOS version went live on 1st May, 2015 on the App Store. Over the course of the last few months, we have refined it, added more features and have grown to over 2 million downloads in less than 7 ...