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Cathay Pacific releases "CX Mobile" Android app

Travellers with Cathay Pacific who are also in the rapidly growing pool of people using Google Android-based smartphones now ha...

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Telstra launches Motorola XOOM tablet in Australia

Telstra will start selling the Motorola XOOM tablet, based on Google Android 3.0 "Honeycomb" software, in Australia from 24th M...

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New Qantas Frequent Flyer app for iPhone/Android

If you've tried Qantas' official Frequent Flyer app for iPhone, you might have been left feeling distinctly underwhelmed. It's...

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AU/NZ govts to discuss global roaming rip-off

The Australian and New Zealand governments will investigate ways to address the high cost of using a mobile phone in global roa...

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Prepaid USA SIM cards now on sale in Australia

An Australian online shop is selling prepaid SIM cards for USA telco T-Mobile to make it easier for travellers to get their pho...

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How to save passwords in Safari on the iPad/iPhone

Is it driving you nuts having to remember all your usernames and passwords when logging in to websites on the iPad? What sort o...

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Free "Find my BlackBerry" app now available

BlackBerry users can now get an iPhone-style "Find my BlackBerry" app free of charge. BlackBerry Protect is a free application...

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Are you saying "I don't want your business"?

Turning on an out-of-office responder that says "I'm travelling and will have limited access to emails" is as good as telling c...

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Best value portable 3G Wi-Fi modems

If you're travelling in Australia and still paying for hotel internet, you're not only wasting your money – you're missin...

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Data roaming in Europe for $88 a month

If you're planning a trip to Europe, you might be wondering how to get internet access on the move cheaply without having to bu...

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Fast new Wi-Fi modem connects laptops, iPads

Telstra is set to launch a new, faster portable Wi-Fi hotspot to enable travellers to access the net on laptops, smartphones an...

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Travelex releases iPhone app for Cash Passport use

Currency exchange firm Travelex has launched an iPhone app for travellers, targeted at users of its Cash Passport preloaded cur...

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HTC's huge-screen HD7 phone hits the streets

If you haven't quite come round to buying an iPad for your inflight entertainment yet, the new HTC big-screen phone might be a ...

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MaxRoam: cheap global roaming across Europe

If you're travelling to Europe soon, you should check out the MaxRoam global roaming SIM card. It replaces the SIM from your Au...

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Find local coffee in NYC with new iPhone app

Finding great coffee in New York City is harder than you might think. That's where the New York's Best Coffee app for iPhone, i...

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Vodafone NZ: buy new SIM for iPad 2

Planning a business trip to New Zealand, and expecting to use the Vodafone MicroSIM card from an original iPad with an iPad 2? ...

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Calls for new laws to reel in data roaming rip-off

Consumer groups are calling for new Australian laws to force mobile phone companies to limit consumers' exposure to global roam...

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Telstra warns customers of global roaming bills

Telstra has started trialling a system to warn mobile customers overseas when they are running up a considerable bill for inter...

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