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.

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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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.

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

Google Earth lets you time travel now

Mashable VR

More about Mashable Video , Timelapse , Time Travel , Google Earth , and Google Earth Timelapse. Mashable Video Timelapse Time Travel Google Earth Google Earth Timelapse

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 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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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

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.

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.

Green travel rewards app Miles raises $12.5 million

The Verge

Three years ago, a startup called Miles launched a free app with the goal of becoming a sort of rewards program for all travel — with an emphasis on clean transportation. Image: Miles.

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

A Brief History of Star Trek's Time Travel

GizModo VR

Time travel and Star Trek have gone hand in temporally adjacent hand since practically the beginning of the franchise.

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 […].

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.

These are some of the best cheap travel laptops

TechnoBezz

If you are traveling most of the time for business or pleasure, then carrying your workaround might be difficult. However, with the recent launches of lightweight laptops , you can travel with them quite easily. Traveling with a laptop is fun! Best Cheap Travel Laptops 2021.

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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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.

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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Canada Fines 2 Idiots Traveling From the U.S. $20,000 for Faking Their Vaccine Status and Covid-19 Tests

GizModo VR

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TripActions raises $155 million to help enterprises analyze travel and expense data

Venture Beast

TripActions, a business travel and expense management platform that offers real-time data and insights, has raised $155 million. Read More. AI Cloud Enterprise Transportation VB Home Page category-/Business & Industrial funding daily TripActions

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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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How bad is space tourism for the environment? And other space travel questions, answered.

Vox Open Sourced

Now, as the commercial space tourism market (literally) gets off the ground, there are big questions facing future space travelers — and everyone else on the planet. The biggest perk of traveling to space is the view. There doesn’t seem to be an age limit on who can travel, though.

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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Google is adding COVID-19-related information to searches for travel

The Verge

Google has unveiled new tools to help people planning their first post-vaccination vacations, as COVID-19 restrictions and requirements still vary widely among domestic and international travel destinations. Image: Google.

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

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.

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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Book travel for less with a premium subscription to Matt's Flights

Mashable VR

But even though travel is becoming more of a possibility, you'll still want to find great deals on flights. More about Travel , Flights , Mashable Shopping , Culture , and Work Life. Travel Flights Mashable Shopping Culture Work Life

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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12 of the best time travel movies you can watch right now

Mashable VR

Is there anything more mind-bending than the concept of time travel? Below are some of the best films about time travel — or that involve some element of time travel — that you can watch on your screens this very minute (or at some time in the future, if you prefer).

Expedia launches a new tool to check coronavirus travel restrictions

The Verge

As more people get vaccinated against the coronavirus and spring weather coaxes people outside, we’re all thinking about those travel plans we shelved last summer. million travelers participated in a pilot of its COVID-19 Travel Advisor back in November.

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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This luxury travel membership fee has been slashed by 60%

Mashable VR

If you spend your downtime daydreaming about trips lost this past year, or fantasizing about an entire year traveling the world post-COVID, you're not alone. More about Travel , Mashable Shopping , Culture , and Work Life. Travel Mashable Shopping Culture Work Life

The Travelling Salesman

IT Toolbox

One of the most annoying things about customers is that some of them are actually intelligent life-forms

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Microsoft wants to cut down pollution from its business travel  

The Verge

It plans to buy credits for sustainable aviation fuel to cover travel on the commercial flight routes most frequented by its employees during business trips. When it comes to business travel, that means taking fewer flights and switching to cleaner fuels. “We

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Frustrated with your travel shoe options? This list will help.

Mashable VR

A simple rule for packing: try to keep yourself to two pairs of shoes maximum — one to wear while you travel, and the other for your suitcase. More about Travel , Shoes , Apparel , Mashable Shopping , and Culture. Airport travel is a high-stress situation as it is.

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.

How the Black Lives Matter movement and the pandemic change how we think about travel

Mashable VR

The way we travel post pandemic will look very different. The Black Lives Matter movement has changed the way the world looks at travel. More about Travel , Mashable Video , Black Lives Matter , Social Justice , and Social Good Summit.

Expedia will sell Egencia corporate travel unit to American Express Global Business Travel

GeekWire

The news: Seattle travel giant Expedia announced Tuesday that it has agreed to sell its corporate business arm Egencia to American Express Global Business Travel. Both companies offer tools for business travel management.

Seattle airport testing new tech to allow travelers to wait in virtual line for security screening

GeekWire

The news: Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is introducing two tech-infused experiences to modernize the travel experience and help people stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. to noon to reduce congestion during SEA’s peak morning travel period.

Who’s an astronaut? FAA weighs in on a murky issue for suborbital space travelers

GeekWire

The FAA’s wing-shaped pins aren’t the only badges of recognition for space travelers: Last year, the Association of Space Explorers created its own pin for customers as well as crew members who fly above the 50-mile mark.

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