Ekster connects technologies to make the wallet smart and traceable

May 28, 2019

Losing your personal wallet can be agonizing and stressful as it contains your credit cards, bank cards and personal information. A Rotterdam-based start-up, Ekster, is integrating today’s connected technologies to make it smart and traceable. As the world is increasingly getting connected with the internet of things, Olivier Momma, founder of the company, told TechRadar Middle […]

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Plastics Are the ‘Scourge of the Earth’: The Travel Corporation CEO

May 27, 2019

Sustainability is a key area of focus for The Travel Corporation (TTC), with the eventual elimination of single-use plastics from the company’s 30 hospitality, tour, and cruise brands, CEO Brett Tollman said at Skift Forum Asia in Singapore on Monday. “Plastic is the scourge of the Earth,” Tollman said. The company is “90 percent there,” toward its […]

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10 travel websites to save you boatloads of money

May 26, 2019

One of the biggest expenses with traveling is transportation, especially if you have to fly at any point. There are a few tips you can regularly follow to save money in this regard, but you can also save yourself a lot of cash by using some of the websites we’ve found below. Before you look […]

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The Experience Economy Is Growing: A New Company Curates Luxury Travel Experiences

May 24, 2019

Planning a vacation is often so exhausting that you need the vacation just to recover. Choosing a destination, planning the itinerary and scheduling all the details can take up a huge amount of time and energy. But a new company takes away the need for travelers to plan their own vacations and taps into the […]

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What Children Mean When They Say Technology Is ‘Creepy’

May 20, 2019

What does it mean when children say that technology is “creepy?” Researchers point out that when it comes to technology, unpredictability and ambiguous threats are main concerns for children. ‘Creepy’ Technology Children today have immense access to technology, so it is only natural for parents to be concerned about how this might affect their children. […]

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Which economy? – Three heartbeats to monitor: the technology economy

May 18, 2019

So many of the questions and concerns about the economy that are regularly voiced by the media, and routinely parroted by individuals, are expressions of fear that are not rooted in any fundamental data, or at least not any serious study of the fundamental data. As a result, it is easy to oscillate between incredibly […]

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