• No first class for BA's A350 jets

    Nov 07, 2018, 04:18 PM

    British Airways is seriously capitalizing their market position. Sub-par service but flyers don't have much choice, thanks to LHR and corporate contracts.BA is frequently selling First class for about 200-300€ more than their Business class so they know already that they don't have real F...

  • If you have it paired with e.g. Spotify, it can do a lot more.  You can simply ask it to play music and it will play something that Spotify thinks you like.  You can also ask it to play an artist, genre or something it will continue playing that.The biggest problem with Google Home is t...

  • Europe scraps roaming charges

    Jun 18, 2017, 02:50 AM

    As mentioned, one needs to be careful e.g. in Switzerland.  Even before the latest change the data roaming fee was about 10x than neighbouring countries.Telcos can also ask for special permission to not give up roaming fees.  EU's decision is fine when you charge 100€/mo for 10GB...

  • Alitalia revamp wants it both ways

    Mar 16, 2017, 04:25 PM

    The "problem" in Europe is that one has options to flying.  Around the continent taking a train is often a very viable option and often one can drive as well.That is also the problem to AlItalia.  It's not an airline trusted by Italians and the service is lacking.  Italy has an ext...

  • Dubai Airport promises 100Mbps WIFi

    Mar 15, 2017, 05:55 AM

    Considering that most travellers want to access non-UAE sites, and how's the performance out of the country?

  • Travel suggestions for Helsinki

    Aug 16, 2018, 11:21 PM

    If the weather is nice, you'll probably enjoy a walk along the coastline as well. Start from central market place (Kauppatori, touristic place) and follow the coastline towards Eira, Mattolaituri (nice place for a glass of champagne while watching people and small boats pass by), to Kompassitori...