The kids are back to school and summer is unofficially over, but that does not mean that travel has to stop. Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure, there are plenty of apps that will help you get you where you need to go, as well as help you when you get there.
Summer is almost here and it’s time for everyone to start getting ready for their summer vacations. If you’re lucky, you’re going somewhere fun or exotic. If you’re unlucky – like yours truly – you’re heading up north to New York to see family. Note: if you’re a member of my lovely family, I was talking about other family, not you.
But have you ever gotten home from a vacation - and after you unpacked, did 17 loads of laundry and uploaded your photos – you can’t remember the name of that fantastic steak house you went to. Or while you’re enjoying your vacation, you forgot the address of said fantastic steak house?
Are you attending or plan to attend a conference, expo or trade show this year? If so, this can be a potentially rewarding experience if you’re strategic about it. And if you bring along the right skill set, personality and of course – gadgets.
Did we say gadgets? Oh, yes – we did. Nowadays with the advent of the iPhone, iPad, Kindle and other numerous devices, we are accustomed to a quicker, easier and dynamic way of doing things. Since we attend trade shows regularly, we thought we would come up with a list of 5 cool gadgets for trade show event attendance. Read more
While I love my smart phone, laptop and iPad, I hate when I forget to charge one. There is nothing worse than when you wake up to check the latest news – or your Words With Friends game – and your device is dead.
So far my solution has been to have a charger everywhere. One by my bed, in the car, in my office and in the kitchen. But different gadgets use different chargers. Have no fear, Innergie’s Magic Cable Trio is here. Read more
For many of us the holidays mean traveling to see friends and family. Or if you’re really lucky, it means someone gifts you a trip to the Caribbean. Either way, it means you have to pack.
As organized as I am, I still do not have a foolproof packing system. And whenever I have to pack for a trip with my husband and daughter, I’m usually completely stressed out and threatening to never go away again. Why? Because I don’t have a packing app…until now. Read more
Guest Post from Brian over at GigaMarks:
Staying organized at home or at the office is ridiculously difficult for many of us. To further complicate matters, work tends to follow many of us home and on the road. Staying organized and productive on the road is the ultimate challenge.
Having the right tools simplifies your travel and can greatly enhance your productivity. Let’s take a closer look at some of the best Android apps to help keep your ducks in a row while on the road. Read more
The official start to summer is just hours away and the kids are already home and driving you crazy, so it’s time to start thinking about planning that summer vacation.
The days of calling up a travel agent are long gone. Pick up your phone and check out these apps. Read more
Do you love to travel to far off places, but hate not knowing the language? Do you find yourself speaking loudly when you’re in a foreign country? Or adding an O to everyday words?
Well now you’ll have no problems finding a bathroom in Italy because as they say in the Apple world, there’s an app for that. Read more
I cannot remember the last time we traveled and I just packed for myself and no one else.
When my husband and I moved in together, I did all the packing for my step-sons. And right around the time they were old enough to pack for themselves, our daughter was born.
So I’ve become sort of a packing pro. Read more