Travel inspired technology

How to Choose the Best Portable Charger

Portable power banks are a lifesaver & are one of the best phone accessories in which you can invest. If you’re a traveler and have had your phone battery die amidst a great adventure, you know the struggle. After a few hours of emailing, picture taking, and navigating, your phone’s battery plummets into single digit […]

By |April 2nd, 2016|Travel Technology|3 Comments

Best Cameras for Travelers

Think about all the times you travel, whether it’s for business or leisure.  Maybe you’re going home to reconnect with the friends and family you abandoned to pursue your dream of traveling around the world. Perhaps you plan to escape the concrete jungle for a few days, bounce around a place where you don’t speak […]

By |December 17th, 2015|Travel Technology, Travel Tips|1 Comment

Travelers Set The Trends For Mobile Technology

Did you know that you and your fellow travelers are leading trends across the world? That’s right. Travelers set the standard for how and to what extent people use their mobile devices. Then, as the technology becomes more common, other consumers follow suit. So, as a multi-language travel app, we want to say thanks.
Thank you for […]

How to Choose a Laptop for Traveling

Technology has come a long way since the days our parents stalked the airport terminal, dozing off to whatever nonsense the local newscast was beaming about. Formerly, your only option for portable computing power was a laptop. Then came the era of the smartphone and tablet computer.

We have the ability to take along our music, […]

By |October 26th, 2015|Travel Technology|3 Comments

Electronic Pickpocketing: Are you at risk?

Electronic Pickpocketing is the 21st century version of a crime from the dawn of time.  In the past, a classic pickpocket might exercise sleight of hand or create a diversion to slip into the night with his victim’s credit card information.  Today, they can take the unsuspecting traveler on a ride by simply passing them […]

By |October 5th, 2015|Travel Technology, Travel Tips|3 Comments

How to Choose a Phone for International Travel

There are no two ways about it – traveling internationally costs money. Outside of typical costs like airfare, hotel, and food, there is a potentially devastating bill lurking in the shadows:  Your smartphone.

Despite what the cheeky 20-somethings working at your mobile service provider sales counter may say, simply buying an unlocked or international phone isn’t enough to guarantee […]

By |September 3rd, 2015|Travel Technology|6 Comments

5 Smartwatch Capabilities On Everyone’s Wish List

As TripCase continues to invest in wearables we’ve become familiar with these devices and have created our wish list of capabilities we’d like smartwatches to develop or expand upon.  In a recent article, we highlighted the top five smartwatch capabilities that are on our wish list.

Haptics – The Language of Vibrations

Haptics provide subtle personal feedback […]

5 Must-Have Cell Phone Accessories When Traveling

In these days of Wi-Fi on flights and cell phones that can handle more than a 5-year-old desktop, the business traveler is as ‘on the grid’ as their colleague in an office cubicle. And just like your colleague back at their work station, the traveling professional has all sorts of accessories available to help you streamline your […]

By |August 4th, 2015|Travel Technology|1 Comment

Top Digital Tools For Taking Notes

Business travelers know that taking good notes can be the difference between a productive business trip and a disaster. Whether you’re attending a conference with all-day case studies or a marathon of client meetings, keeping things straight and organized is key. Here are three digital tools for taking notes that’ll keep you productive:

OneNote – part of […]

By |June 23rd, 2015|Travel Technology|3 Comments

Travel Smarter With A Smartwatch

We’ve been putting a lot of thought behind the “why wearables?” question here at TripCase, and are exploring how to travel smarter with a smartwatch with support for Pebble and Android Wear, along with our newly launched Apple Watch app. However, it’s also important for us to talk to travelers, to see what you think […]