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Review: oneworld alliance app for iPad & iPhone

Today, we're taking a look at the iPhone, smartphone and iPad apps on offer from the three main airline alliances.  The o...

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SkyTeam alliance iPhone and iPad app review

We're taking a look at all of the apps and mobile sites on offer from the major airline alliances.  SkyTeam is the second...

John Walton |

Reviews: oneworld, Star Alliance & SkyTeam apps

The three airline alliances -- Star Alliance, SkyTeam and oneworld -- all offer a tailored mobile site or app for the iPad, iPh...

John Walton |

What you need to know before upgrading to Lion

Mac OS X 10.7 "Lion" has been released by Apple today. While it's not the operating system installed on most corporate laptops,...

John Walton |

New MacBook Air: the ultimate travel notebook?

Apple is touting its just-released MacBook Air as "the ultimate everyday notebook", but like its second-gen predecessor, the ne...

danwarne |

Top 5 features of OS X 10.7 "Lion" for travellers

Mac OS X 10.7 'Lion' is out now, with the software available to download from the Mac App Store in Australia right now. There a...

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Nokia's dual-SIM phone is a treat for travellers

It's not often that Nokia brings out a product that trounces the competition these days -- but one of its newest smartphones, t...

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Real life proves the best type of "video call"

When access to air travel was put under a cloud recently -- literally -- by the Chilean and Icelandic volcanos, business travel...

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Top 10 taxi apps for Syd, Mel, Bris, Per, Tas

There are few less enjoyable things about travelling than standing in airport taxi queues. So why not pre-book a cab to pick y...

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TravelSIM slashes data roaming rates in Europe

Australian global roaming SIM card firm TravelSIM has announced it has dropped its prices for data roaming in Europe by more th...

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Affordable data roaming in Europe: Tep Wireless

A UK-based data roaming company says it believes renting modems and smartphones will become as commonplace for international tr...

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HTC Sensation vs Desire HD, iPhone 4

HTC's top-of-the-line Android smartphone, HTC Sensation, is now available in Australia through Telstra -- providing yet another...

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USB powerboards allow travellers to ditch chargers

There are two universal constants of business travel: your hotel room won't have enough conveniently-located power points, and ...

danwarne |

Where to buy your iPhone 4 near a US airport

Travelling Australians looking for a deal on an unlocked iPhone 4 should consider picking one up when passing th...

John Walton |

Top 5 thin and light Windows laptops

Whether you call it an ultraportable, an ultrabook, a thin and light notebook or an ultraportable laptop, your priorities are l...

danwarne |

New Sony Vaio Z: ultimate travel notebook?

For business travellers who want a slim and light laptop with desktop-grade power and features, Sony's Vaio Z could be the drea...

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Acer Travelmate 8481 ultra-thin bigscreen notebook

This week Australian Business Traveller is scoping out the best Windows notebooks for frequent business travellers. These hi...

danwarne |

PowerSkins: battery boosters for HTC, Samsung

One of the most annoying aspects of travelling is running out of battery on your smartphone just when you really need it -- whe...

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