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Trip To China: Smog Insurance Now Available

03/21/2014, Travelers going to Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Xian, Chengdu and Harbin for less than one week can now buy a Smog Insurance to be compensated in case the smog is so thick that it would ruin their trip. The metric for air pollution would be the local...

Netgear Trek N300 Travel Router

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] The Trek N300 is another travel router that looks pretty interesting: first of all, it can share public WiFi HotSpots to all your devices, so that may beat your older travel router, but it also has a flip-out antenna that supposedly makes the...

D-Link DIR-510L WiFi AC750 Travel Router / Charger

01/06/2014, [CES 2014] With the explosion of smart devices connecting over WiFi, having travel routers have gone from being a superfluous element to being money-saving objects. Since many hotels charge “per device”, I have seen quite a few people get into...

iPads for Qantas In-flight Entertainment

03/12/2013, Australian carrier, Qantas will provide its passengers with individual iPads that can stream more than 200 hours of movies, TV shows and music. This is available in all classes for flights from Sydney to Honolulu. In contrast, American Airlines passengers...

Airline Industry Is Safest Today

02/13/2013, Since the dawn of the jet age, there has been safety concerns in the airline industry, but today would be the safest period ever, so if you are scared of flying on a commercial jetliner, it would never have been safer. In fact, for folks living in the US,...

Roll up Travel Charger is a convenient yet classy solution

12/05/2011, For those who travel often with multiple devices, i.e. smartphone(s), cameras, tablets, etc, instead of lugging around with you multiple chargers (which could end up getting pretty heavy), perhaps Restoration Hardware’s Roll up Travel Charger is a...

ZyXEL MWR102 portable wireless router

10/26/2011, Travelers on the go probably have multiple device that could use a wireless internet connection, such as tablets, smartphones and laptops. Unfortunately sometimes not all hotels or locations provide free WiFi, sometimes providing users with a single LAN...

MyTab: Collaborative Cash Saving and Gifting for Travel

10/21/2011, myTab.co launched earlier this year and the site has been totally revamped. The new service addresses the need to save cash and to find the best fare prices more efficiently. All travel sites roughly offer the same deals and the amount of time spent...

Map out the places you’ve been with this LED wall map

07/07/2011, With digital maps and navigation systems, does anybody actually use physical maps anymore? Perhaps for nostalgic reasons, or perhaps you prefer having a physical map framed in your room, marking out the places that you have been, along with places that...

Toshiba Mobile Monitor is USB-powered

03/22/2011, Toshiba has just announced the launch of a new mobile LCD monitor that is powered through a USB port. For those times when you need an additional screen without having to lug around extra cables and a heavy monitor, this mobile LCD monitor has a 14″...