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Is your plane too hot or too cold?

Tired of shivering or sweltering through your flights?  A new phone app from the Association of Flight Attendants will al...

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Translation apps for the business traveller

Whether you need help reading Asian characters, conducting international business meetings or getting your wine refilled, these...

Businessweek |

Slack buys HipChat, squares up against Microsoft

Atlassian is selling its corporate chat software HipChat to rival Slack Technologies and taking a small stake in the startup, a...

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Flight test: wireless noise-cancelling headphones

There is arguably no better piece of travel technology for the frequent flyer than a good pair of noise-cancelling headphones. ...

Jason Swire |

Review: the Sonos One smart speaker

"Alexa, what's the weather in London this week?" A few months ago I was packing for a flight to London, wondering whether to t...

Anthony Caruana |

Apple's mid-year MacBook Pro update

It's sometimes tricky working out when to buy your new laptop, unless of course your current one is obviously ready to be retir...

David Flynn |

Here are the five best laptops for travellers

Is the world’s best travel laptop dead? Ten years after Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air to the world, the laptop is...

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First look: Microsoft Surface Go

With its new Surface Go 2-in-1, Microsoft wants business travellers to think big but work small. 'Thinking big' means packing ...

David Flynn |

Apple to release noise-cancelling AirPods in 2019

Apple is about to pump up the volume on its audio-device strategy with noise-cancelling AirPods, a new HomePod and studio-quali...

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Camera revamp for Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Samsung plans to highlight an upgraded camera when it unveils its next Galaxy Note smartphone on August 9, according to people ...

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What to watch for at next week's Apple WWDC

Apple is expected to unveil a redesigned Apple Watch at next week's annual WWDC conference, but don't look for new MacBooks or ...

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Microsoft plans new Surface tablet

Microsoft is planning to release a new mainstream line of Surface tablets as soon as the second half of 2018, seeking a hit in ...

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Apple axes AirPort wireless routers

Apple is discontinuing its line of AirPort WiFi routers, which includes the travel-friendly AirPort Express and the built-for-b...

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Can Apple create 'the Netflix of news'?

Apple plans to integrate recently-acquired magazine app Texture into an upgraded Apple News service and debut its own premium s...

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China Airlines: free WiFi on Australian flights

Passengers travelling in business class and premium economy with China Airlines can now enjoy complimentary inflight Internet a...

Chris Chamberlin |

Google to step into inflight WiFi

Google is set to become a major player in the world of inflight WiFi with rumours of talks to buy Nokia's airplane broadband ar...

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Virgin's' all-new iPhone, Android app

Virgin Australia's new smartphone app is rolling out to the Apple iPhone and – for the first time – Google Android ...

David Flynn |

Apple's next iPhone breakthrough

Apple is working on touchless gesture control and curved screens for future iPhones, projects that may help the company differe...

Bloomberg News |