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Avoiding Expensive Phone Bills Abroad

WORLDWIDE | Tue, 27 Sep 2011 | By travel-tips | Views [5013]

It's nearly automatic. Upon landing in a new destination, all in one motion we've unbuckled our seatbelt and pulled out our phone, running the full gamut from checking our voicemails and texts to reading emails to posting updates on Twitter and ... Read more >

Tags: disconnect, mobile, phone bills, skype, technology, travel, travel tips

Early Beta Release

AUSTRALIA | Thu, 12 May 2011 | By Ask-a-Nomad | Views [528] | Video

After some months in the pipeline, its been fascinating to see the excitement this can create once people can actually hold it and touch it. So very different from the web site. This is Jai, one of the founders of the service with it in his hands for ... Read more >

Tags: innovation, ipad, mobile, travel knowledge

Why an iPad app?

AUSTRALIA | Sun, 5 Sep 2010 | By Ask-a-Nomad | Views [377]

So, we've made the call to develop an iPad app over an iPhone app first up. This is for a few reasons. I guess because we were curious. We've done iPhone apps already with our range of iPhone language guides and we are guessing the interface challenges ... Read more >

Tags: development, ipad, mobile, r&d

On being a Digital Nomad

FRANCE | Tue, 27 Jul 2010 | By simon_monk | Views [7250]

  Years ago travelling before the age of the internet, people would actually talk to each other in cafés and meeting places. Sadly, today all I seem to see are travellers hunched in internet cafés, desperate to stay connected to ... Read more >

Tags: ebooks, ipad, mapping, mobile, planning, r&d, travel, wifi

Thoughts on developing a mobile travel answers app for a mobile device

AUSTRALIA | Wed, 12 May 2010 | By Ask-a-Nomad | Views [711]

I don't know about you, but I'm almost always planning my next trip(s) and this is usually when I'm sat at my desk in the office, sat on the couch with my iPad at home and even from the back of the bus on a bumpy road when you have plenty of time but ... Read more >

Tags: development, innovation, ipad, iphone, mobile

10 travel apps to plan your trip

AUSTRALIA | Sat, 19 Dec 2009 | By simon_monk | Views [6129]

Travel these days inevitably starts with Google, which for people who like to organise their own travel arrangements is wonderful in that it enables you to find and book the most obscure little experts or services that had no chance barely 10 years ago, ... Read more >

Tags: iphone, mobile, trip planning

The iPhone as a travel device

INDIA | Tue, 7 Jul 2009 | By simon_monk | Views [3529]

In December 2008 I headed off to India with my new iPhone, setting myself the simple task to see if I could twitter about my travels as I went. Just as an experiment. As soon as we landed in Mumbai I couldn't even get the thing to connect to any of the ... Read more >

Tags: app store, apple, iphone, mobile, travel applications

Working while away

GREECE | Thu, 8 Nov 2007 | By simon_monk | Views [1163]

Because of the extended nature of this trip, it has been impossible to take that much time off from work so this is the first time I have really taken it with me. It didn't start out too well, with my wonderfully tiny 12" Mac choosing to die just ... Read more >

Tags: 3g, business, mobile, nokia, telstra, travel fuel, wireless


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