Content Tagged: travel
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For those dumb enough to spend $20,000 a night on a hotel room, there's now an accessory that will make you look like the tool you are. Hotel guests at the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, which deems its...
Posted: 5/22/2013 5:26:23 PM
Hotels have not always been known as beacons of the latest and greatest technological amenities. Business travelers everywhere have groaned in despair as they encounter superslow in-room Wi-Fi, antiqu...
Posted: 5/10/2013 4:35:08 PM
Heading out to the airport? Before you go, make sure you load up your smartphone or tablet with these helpful apps. You can track flight departures and arrivals, let people know when you touch down and even chat with other folks on the same flight..
Posted: 4/24/2013 3:25:56 PM
There's no more challenging situation for mobile technology than a business trip. As tech journalists, trade shows like Mobile World Congress and Computex are our playoffs and CES is the Superbowl.
Posted: 1/18/2013 5:52:06 PM
The push to allow wider in-flight electronic use on airplanes reached new heights this week, when Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill threatened to pursue legislative solutions if the FAA drags its feet while examining the issue.
Posted: 12/13/2012 11:06:36 AM
The holidays may bring a brief reprise from the pressures of work, but they bring with it a whole new set of stress. There are trips to organize, meals to plan, kids to entertain and family to be seen.
Posted: 12/11/2012 5:19:10 PM
If you venture into an exotic pocket of your hometown -- perhaps to Chinatown for authentic dim sum -- it's likely that a bilingual patron or employee can help with translations. But if your work ...
Posted: 11/28/2012 4:41:20 PM
Word Lens does a reasonably accurate job of translating printed words in real time via your smartphone's camera. We just wish there were more language options.
Posted: 11/20/2012 12:47:48 PM
Offering spoken translations and accurate voice recognition, iTranslate packs a ton of desirable features into a handy app.
Posted: 11/20/2012 11:42:31 AM
The Google Translate app has everything you need: dictation, voice recognition, augmented reality (on Android devices) and the deepest language database we've seen.
Posted: 11/20/2012 11:27:26 AM