Technology News

iPhone 4S for business travellers

Apple's newest iPhone will touch down in Australia on October 14, but it's not the iPhone 5. The fifth-gen iPhone failed to mat...

David Flynn |

Toshiba's new 7" $450 Android tablet

Toshiba is adding to its nascent tablet line-up with a second model that's certain to appeal to many travellers for its 7 inch ...

David Flynn |

Taiwan gets 2,520 free Wi-Fi hotspots

IN BRIEF | If you're making a trip to the Mecca of electronics, Taiwan, you will soon be able to avoid data roaming fees entire...

danwarne |

Travel tech survey

How would you like to spend a few minutes telling us a little about the technology you use as a frequent flyer and business tra...

David Flynn |

Telstra's 4G mobile network goes live across Oz

Telstra's new super-fast 4G LTE mobile network is going live today in capital city CBDs and 30 regional and metropolitan centre...

danwarne |

Personal hotspot: BYO wireless

Tired of having to use your laptop at your hotel room desk? A small wireless router can help you convert a wired hotel room int...

danwarne |

Free worldwide data roaming SIM for next two weeks

A new global roaming SIM card from Australian telco gotalk is offering free global roaming internet access until the end of Sep...

danwarne |

Optus to launch 4G mobile network, better 3G too

Optus' mobile broadband speeds are set to ratchet up a notch when it launches its next-generation 4G mobile network in April ne...

danwarne |

Boeing hearts Android

While Apple continues to score wins in the use of its iPad for inflight entertainment, Boeing has chosen its nemesis – Go...

David Flynn |

New Marriott iOS, BlackBerry, Android apps

Marriott has fleshed out its suite of hotel apps for iPhone/iPad, Android and Blackberry, which let business travellers find ho...

John Walton |

Most travellers carry both laptop & iPad

In brief: One in every four US travellers carries a tablet – and it's almost certainly an iPad, according to US ...

David Flynn |

Optus to warn customers about global roaming

Optus, Australia's most expensive network for data roaming, says it will start proactively warning customers when they start cl...

danwarne |

Hertz: unlimited UK Internet on a "MiFi" device

Heading to the UK and wondering how to avoid paying through the nose for data roaming on your smartphone and laptop? You could...

John Walton |

Virgin Atlantic plans inflight Internet for 787s

In brief | Virgin Atlantic is adding its name to the growing list of airlines planning inflight Internet. The international ca...

David Flynn |

Free Wi-Fi in Wellington, NZ

Travellers to the New Zealand capital have free wi-fi available across the centre of Wellington from this week, with the cbdfre...

John Walton |

Toshiba's stunning Portégé ultrabook

If you're pining for a travel-friendly ultra-slim Windows laptop, Toshiba's Portégé Z830 could well be a per...

danwarne |

Best prepaid SIM for Singapore: StarHub MaxMobile

If you're heading to Singapore for a business or leisure trip, you should pick up a prepaid SIM card at the airport. The best w...

danwarne |

Free iPhone Frequent Flyer calculator app

Here's an app that any Australian frequent flyer won't want to miss: the unofficial Qantas Frequent Flyer Calculator for iPhone...

danwarne |