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First Look: Kobo WiFi ereader

Borders’ new Kobo WiFi ereader raises the stakes against Amazon’s Kindle and the Sony Reader as ebook readers becom...

David Flynn |

Global roaming complaints soar by 80%

Travellers bitten by global roaming charges, especially for smartphone Internet and app usage, have shot up by 80 percent accor...

David Flynn |

ABC launches iView app for iPad

Catching up on your favourite ABC TV shows on the move just got easier for travellers with today’s launch of the ABC iVie...

Bill Bennett |

First Look: Dell's new Vostro notebook

At first glance Dell’s slim Vostro V130 looks the part as a business ultraportable for users on the move. It weighs just...

David Flynn |

Flight test: iPad battery pack

The iPad's 10+ hour battery life is one of its many appealing traits. But when even that's not enough, Kensington's $150...

Iain Anderson |

Top apps for tiny notebooks

There comes a time in every business traveller's life when the realisation hits that carrying a 3KG notebook is generally incom...

danwarne |

Flight test: iPad keyboard cases

With the increasing number of iPads we’re seeing in lounges and on planes, it’s no surprise that some people are tu...

Iain Anderson |

Top 5 thin and light notebooks for biz travellers

There's two constants of business travel: a lot of lugging, and the need for a decent computer throughout the trip. Unfortunat...

danwarne |

Apple's new MacBook Air tested inflight

In-flight testing of the second-gen MacBook Air shows Apple's new ultralight has what it takes to be a superb business laptop f...

danwarne |

How to avoid data roaming 'bill shock'

Most business travellers love that their smartphone keeps email, Web sites and other online services just a few taps away. But...

David Flynn |

New BlackBerry Bold is headed our way...

An updated model of the immensely popular BlackBerry Bold smartphone is on the way, with the first release of the new Bold 9780...

David Flynn |

How to use your Australian iPhone 4 in the US

So you've got your Telstra/Optus/Vodafone/3/Virgin Mobile iPhone 4 and you want to use it in the US without paying hundreds in ...

danwarne |

How to use your Australian iPad 3G in the USA

Using your iPad 3G in the US is by far the easiest way to get connected while you're out and about there. Apple designed the iP...

danwarne |

Vodafone cuts fees for global roamers

Here's some good news for Vodafone customers travelling to New Zealand and Singapore: From today, the mobile provider are reduc...

Michael Flux |

iPhone app helps you avoid NY bedbugs

This app lets you sleep tight - without the bed bugs biting! New York is in the grip of a bed bug plague, with the blood-sucki...

danwarne |

BlackBerry Maps now available for Australia

If you've been relying on Google Maps to navigate with your BlackBerry, now there's a new way to get from A to B – or sim...

David Flynn |

New hacking tool makes WiFi hotspots unsafe

If you're using the wireless network at an airport lounge, cafe, hotel or other public access hotspot your email account is onl...

danwarne |

Free Lonely Planet iPhone guides to NY and HK

Heading to New York or Hong Kong? Be quick to grab these free iPhone apps which usually cost $8.While the Lonely Planet guides ...

David Flynn |