News from Travel Technology Update: The dispute between Expedia.com and Choice Hotels International may seem like déjà vu to those who remember the battle between the online agency and InterContinental Hotels Group in 2004. But there is a key difference between the old fight and the new, according to observers close to the issue. In the first half of the decade, hotel chains were dealing with franchisees who all too often were willing to fill their rooms at any price. This time ...

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