Could Time Travel Ever Work?

GizModo VR

Scientists, or at least their wild-haired fictional counterparts, promised us time travel and still have not delivered. Forget walking with dinosaurs or killing baby Hitler; I’d be happy just to warn my month-ago self not to make all the mistakes he’s about to.

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Fast Travel Games expands with VR publishing arm

Venture Beast

Fast Travel Games announced today that is opening a new publishing sector to its business. AR/VR GamesBeat PC Gaming category-/Games/Computer & Video Games console gaming Fast Travel Games PC gaming

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Mytaverse launches a metaverse for business travelers

Venture Beast

Mytaverse wants to make business travel obsolete with its metaverse for people who would ordinarily be jetting around the world. Read More.

Corporate travel and expense management platform TripActions raises $275M

Venture Beast

Corporate travel and spend management platform TripActions has raised $275 million at a $7.25 billion valuation. Read More.

Technology and travelling cont.

IT Toolbox

I mentioned in my last posting how technology had both helped and hindered with travelling. One thing which technology has definitely made a difference with when travelling around is communication. This post is a continuation of that theme. Hence the cont. abbreviation in the title. Before, when people, as they say in my countries jargon, go walkabout, they basically disappeared

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Ten Tips for the The Technology Traveler

CIO Musings

One thing that has changed about travel in the last decade is the amount of technology we take with us. A friend at work asked me for tips on travelling with technology. I don''t travel that much, perhaps a trip every 2-3 months. For me there isn''t that much difference between personal travel and business travel. I think there are two types of technology travelers. Travel is not a central part of my job. App for that travel.

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What's the Future of Air Travel?

GizModo VR

Personally, I’m hard-pressed to think of even a single way in which the experience of air travel might be improved. Air travel in 20 years… Read more. If I was the National Plane Commissioner, my official policy would be, don’t change a thing.

Technology and travelling

IT Toolbox

As you most probably have guessed from my recent posts I am not at home but am instead travelling around on what I feel is a well deserved holiday. I remember in the time the way back machine would have trouble reaching what it used to be like to travel around. But then, we all deserve our holidays don't we :). For starters the cars were far simpler. So much so that if they broke down

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The best travel apps for Android

Computerworld Vertical IT

For all the ways travel is different these days, one thing hasn’t changed: Moving from one place to another can be a massive hassle. There’s plenty of room for inconvenience and error, and a journey rarely goes according to plan.

Breeze through holiday travel with the right gear

Mashable VR

The holidays are one of the busiest times of year for travel. Thankfully, you can make holiday travel less boring and more productive with the right tech to stream funny videos at your fingertips or blast through deadlines.

Never forget your travel toothpaste again with this refillable toothbrush – Future Blink

Mashable VR

The WanderBrush is a high-tech reusable toothbrush that lets you travel lighter, thanks to its refill capabilities. More about Travel , Mashable Video , Travel Tech , Toothbrush , and Future Blink. Travel Mashable Video Travel Tech Toothbrush Future Blink

The Freewrite Traveler Is Beautiful Distraction-Free Writing That Won't Finish Your Novel For You

GizModo VR

If you’re a certain type of writer, you’ll probably think you’ll use the Freewrite Traveler every day. freewrite traveler review e ink freewrite freewriter traveler

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Fascinating Examples Of How Blockchain Is Used In Insurance, Banking And Travel

CTOvision

Blockchain technology promises to revolutionize many aspects of how we do business and, if you believe the blockchain hype (of which there is plenty), may even be as disruptive as […].

How to travel sustainably

Mashable VR

There are ways to practice sustainability while traveling overseas. Mashable's Social Good Summit panelists discuss techniques that can help you maintain the environment no matter where you are in the world. Read more.

Business travel management and data platform TravelPerk raises $160M

Venture Beast

TravelPerk, a business travel management platform that gives companies data and insights into their spending, has raised $160 million. Read More. Big Data Cloud Enterprise VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial/Business Operations funding daily TravelPerk

Tips On How To Choose Your Next Travel Destination

TechnoBezz

Selecting where to travel is one of the difficulties travelers have. Traveling is an awesome experience that you should indulge in. This article will share some tips on how to choose your next travel destination. See also: Tips On How To Save Money For Travel.

Former Concur, Expedia execs back Spotnana, a startup aiming to rethink business travel software

GeekWire

It’s unclear if business travel will bounce back to pre-pandemic levels. But that isn’t stopping investors from betting on a startup with a new take on business travel software. The company offers a platform for booking and planning business travel.

Google Travel adds new pandemic-related travel planning information

The Verge

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the travel industry, but Google is trying to help by adding new tools to its travel tools that flag pandemic-related information for users, like local COVID-19 case counts and whether the hotel offers free cancellations.

10 Tips On How To Save Money For Travel

TechnoBezz

You can travel to a nice warm island with your family or solo. Of course, you will need money for travel hence it is important to save money for a vacation. This article will show you how to save money for travel. See also: How To Plan Your Business Travel And Make It Awesome.

A Time-Traveler Risks Everything to Right a Great Wrong in Sci-Fi Short Tethers

GizModo VR

After a decade of preparation, Anna (Abigail Williams) is finally ready to travel back in time to warn a loved one of danger coming their way. But what will be the cost of her daring journey?

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OODA Produces A Traveling Executive’s Guide to Cybersecurity

CTOvision

We have written before about the importance of all of us recognizing that we are in a cyber conflict. The fact is that we are all targets. We all have to keep our wits about us. This includes tracking the cyber threat and best practices to mitigate the threat. A period of significantly enhanced vulnerability […]. CTO Cyber Security Cyber War News

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Ever Traveled to Thailand? Your Data Was Probably Exposed

SecureWorld News

Bob Diachenko, an Elasticsearch database expert, and Comparitech’s cybersecurity research lead, discovered an unsecured database with the information of more than 106 million people who have traveled to Thailand.

These are the first human passengers to try hyperloop travel

Mashable VR

Virgin Hyperloop executives Josh Giegel and Sara Luchian traveled inside the Hyperloop test tube in what is the company's first ever human trial. More about Travel , Hyperloop , Speed , Virgin Hyperloop One , and Tech. Travel Hyperloop Speed Virgin Hyperloop One Tech

The best gifts for people who love to travel

Mashable VR

Traveling can be very exciting — and rewarding. While the payoff of traveling is pretty big, packing and planning for those adventures around the world can be tedious and stressful.

Travel Back To 1985 For A Guest Lecture By Commodore Grace Hopper on The Future of Computing

CTOvision

Thanks to the power of computing you can watch Commodore Grace Hopper delivering her landmark lecture at MIT Laboratory on 25 April 1985. The entire presentation is excellent and worth listening to.

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An AI Lie Detector Is Going to Start Questioning Travelers in the EU

CTOvision

Soon traveling to Europe will depend on a lie detector test taken by an artificial intelligence tool. In Hungary, Latvia, and Greece, travelers will be given an […]. EU is planning to launch a six-month trial of iBorderCtrl, an AI lie detector that looks for “biomarkers of deceit”, at its external borders in Hungary, Latvia, and Greece. CTO Cyber Security News

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Expedia launches brand refresh, new features and ad campaign in anticipation of travel surge

GeekWire

Gearing up for a resurgence in travel, Seattle-based Expedia Group is refreshing its flagship Expedia brand with updated features across the company’s mobile app and more than 70 websites. Tech COVID-19 Expedia Expedia Group pandemic Travel(Expedia Photo).

Traveling for the holidays? Avoid these 5 tech mistakes

Tech Republic Security

Wi-Fi hotspots, public charging stations, and travel planning sites seem helpful, but they could actually be a traveler's worst nightmare

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Change looks as fast as a chameleon with this travel dress

Mashable VR

Traveler Leila Rose created a travel dress that converts into twenty different outfits. It helps travelers pack less, while staying functional and fashionable on their travels. More about Travel , Mashable Video , Clothes , Web Culture , and Sustainable.

Get a Rosetta Stone subscription and more with this travel bundle on sale

Mashable VR

TL;DR: Learn how to hack travel tickets, get started on a new language, and more with the World Traveler Bundle. Any seasoned traveler knows how important it is to know at least some of the language of the country you're traveling to.

Time Travel Film 2067 Can't Match Its Grand Ambitions

GizModo VR

2067 seth larney kodi smit mcphee time travel kirsten axelholm kenneth lampl climate change ryan kwantenFilled with interesting ideas and surprising twists, 2067 has all the elements of a classic sci-fi mystery.

How to travel sustainably in a post-pandemic world

Mashable VR

Mashable's Social Good Summit panelists discuss ways to continue living green, including sustainable travel, in a post-pandemic world. More about Mashable Video , Social Good Summit , Pandemic , Covid 19 , and Sustainable Travel.

Zac Efron wants to travel the world (and maybe save it) in new Netflix show

Mashable VR

He's hosting a travel series called Down to Earth, which seems like it'll be a mix of a food diary and an environmental documentary. More about Travel , Food , Netflix , Documentary , and Zac Efron. Travel Food Netflix Documentary Zac Efron

UBS uses predictive analytics to manage its travel spend

Computer Weekly

Swiss bank is getting a better insight into its business travel costs through an automated software platform

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Amex Global Business Travel pools data lake to bolster ‘duty of care’

Computer Weekly

Amex Global Business Travel is investing in modern IT, including cloud analytics, to pivot its business towards serving the traveller in their whole journey

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Expedia’s 2020 revenue sinks 57% as pandemic continues to roil travel industry

GeekWire

The pandemic hit the Seattle travel giant hard last year with travel restrictions placed across the globe. Expedia CEO Peter Kern noted “signs of hope” with vaccine approvals, but rising COVID-19 cases and other travel shutdowns still hurt the company’s business.

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Researchers found a superhighway that could speed up Solar System travel – Future Blink

Mashable VR

Researchers discovered an "œcelestial autobahn," or œcelestial highway, that could make Solar System travel faster than previously believed. More about Mashable Video , Solar System , Space Exploration , Space Travel , and Space News.

All the best eco-friendly travel products

Mashable VR

Air travel is responsible for about 2.5% More about Travel , Luggage , Eco Friendly , Mashable Shopping , and Uk Deals. Replaces: Plastic toiletry bottles, travel-size products. £9.99 Gotoob+ Silicone Travel Bottle. Replaces: Disposable travel toiletries. £22.99

AI-powered travel tech platform Hopper raises $175M

Venture Beast

Hopper, the AI-powered predictive airfare and hotel rate platform, has raised $170 million in a series G round of funding. Read More. AI apps Big Data Cloud Consumer Enterprise Entrepreneur VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial funding daily funding weekly Hopper

How this travel startup raised $5M from ex-CEOs of Orbitz and Vacasa in the middle of a pandemic

GeekWire

The travel industry took a major blow when the pandemic hit last year, slashing revenue for airlines, hotels, and tech companies such as Expedia or Airbnb. Founded in 2017, TrovaTrip runs a marketplace that matches travel group hosts with travelers.

FBI tech tips for safe holiday travel

Tech Republic Security

Whether you're traveling by plane, planning a road trip, or hosting guests for the holidays, it's important to practice good cybersecurity

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Amadeus turns to NoSQL to answer complex travel questions

Computer Weekly

Travel software and services company Amadeus has employed a NoSQL database technology to help travellers find answers to complex travel queries

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Top 3 Best Translation Apps To Use When Travelling Abroad

TechnoBezz

Translation app is essential when traveling to countries with a different language from yours. You don’t have to hire an interpret or worry about additional travel cost. let’s take a look at three translation app that you can take with you on your travels.