Category Archives: Technology

Gov’t proposal envisions phone calls on airline flights

WASHINGTON (AP) — Airlines could let passengers make in-flight phone calls using Wi-Fi under a proposal from federal regulators. Flight attendants and others have complained that the calls could be disruptive. But the Department of Transportation said Thursday that it envisioned allowing the calls if airlines tell all customers about the policy when they buy […]

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Gogo Claims Competitive Edge Over Newcomers as IFC Race Tightens

[Via Satellite 11-08-2016] With its satellite-based In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) solution, 2Ku, up and running and in the midst of aircraft installs, Gogo has again switched its network focus, this time to a new ground infrastructure announced last month that will make use of unlicensed spectrum. While the company’s near-term efforts will focus on accelerating 2Ku […]

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Roundup: Six tips for secure in-flight browsing

The advent of in-flight wifi has brought with it huge opportunities for travellers to remain connected throughout a flight. But although it provides passengers with the ability to remain in constant communication while airborne, just how exposed users are remains an area of uncertainty.

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4 Translation Apps to Ease International Business Communication

Traveling can be one of the great perks of the international business world. Visiting different countries, engaging with new cultures, networking globally, these are huge assets to a career. Unfortunately, those same benefits also can cause the most anxiety. A CWT Solutions Group survey found that among 6,000 business travelers, there were 33 different factors […]

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TravelSmart 2.0: One Travel App To Rule Them All

When you’re traveling, your smart phone is your best friend and often the only thing standing between you and a vacation disaster.

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