Hangout with Kayak.com’s CTO Giorgos Zacharia

Kayak.com is the ultimate travel comparison site - users can find the cheapest flight between two points, compare hotel rates, find car rentals, and even buy complete packages for their getaways. It's all

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 17th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Android app offers live translation in camera view

Anyone that's tried to decipher a menu in a restaurant while travelling knows the pain of not being able to make sense of foreign language in print, but a new mobile app from

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 10th, 2014 Brian Jackson

How to help Google Now read your mind

Google Now is available for iPhone and iPad users for the first time. Google released an update to its Google Search app on the App Store today, offering iOS users the service that’s

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 29th, 2013 Brian Jackson

ESL Explorer: the best way to study English abroad

Think of it as the Expedia.com specifically for travel based around learning English as a second language (ESL). The online marketplace presents a catalogue of schools with ratings and reviews provided by social

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Data roaming bill limit needed, consumer watchdog says

You don't really understand the meaning of the phrase “bill shock” until you rack up a huge cell phone bill while on an international trip due to roaming charges.Outrageous bills after what may

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 10th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Soft-landing program leads to hard contracts for Weever Apps

When Steve McBride landed in New York City this summer, the streets were sweltering but his schedule was decidedly cool. Despite months of attempting to book meetings via email, the VP Business Development

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 31st, 2012 Kayleigh Platz

Scan receipts on the go with FineScanner app

Keeping track of receipts while you’re on a business trip can be a hassle. Those little pieces of carbon paper seem to disappear into your wallet or go missing in your luggage before

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 29th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Hopper gets the carrot with $12 million funding round

A startup travel-search firm based in Montreal and Boston has raised $12 million in series C financing from OMERS Ventures, TechFinance.ca reports.Hopper hasn't launched its Web site yet but is currently working to

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 17th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

How to avoid cell phone bill of Olympian proportions

If you’re travelling to London during the Olympic Games for business or pleasure, a Buckingham, UK-based firm has a way for you to avoid roaming charges higher than a world-record pole vault. Podsystem

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 27th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Wi-Drive extends iPad, iPhone storage while on the go

With the new iPad's Retina display, developers will be able to create apps that have more of a visual impact. However, apps that support higher-detailed graphics may end up occupying more storage space.

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 27th, 2012 Roman Loyola

Concur agrees with Salesforce.com cloud platform strategy

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) using Salesforce.com will soon have another option to track their travel expenses with the announcement of a new offering built on Force.com yesterday. Redmond, Wash.-based Concur Inc. will

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 2nd, 2011 Brian Jackson

Road warrior’s travel guide: best tech gear options on the go

Former computer security consultant Anil Polat has set a goal of traveling the world indefinitely, while blogging about his tech-fueled experiences at foxnomad.com. Given his on-the-go lifestyle, Polat has strong feelings about what

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 2nd, 2011 Anil Polat

A dozen ways to stay connected while traveling

Travel season is nearly here, and although we all love our technology at home, using devices while you're away can be a hassle. Before you even start to pack your bags, check out

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 30th, 2011 Kevin Lee

Road warrior’s guide to staying connected anywhere

Picture this: You're sitting down in between meetings on a business trip, and you need to send a few quick e-mail messages and an image or two. You pull out your handy-dandy USB

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 14th, 2011 Patrick Miller