Articles about Travel Tech
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has concluded after launching a review that Expedia's takeover bid for Australia's Wotif.com will not substantially lessen competition in the market.
Frame will be responsible for managing Melbourne Airport's IT assets, including datacentres and communication rooms, over the next three years.
The retail arm of a premium airline inherited less than premium systems, and turned to the cloud to overhaul them.
The Australian government is ramping up border security control at Australian airports with the deployment of 62 automated departure eGates.
Australia's consumer watchdog fears Expedia's planned takeover of Wotif.com could hurt competition in the online travel market and result in higher fees.
Japan is moving to let airline passengers use smartphones, tablets, and other electronic devices during flight, but only if they are switched to flight mode during take-off and landing, according to the country's transport ministry.
Virgin Australia revealed today that it snapped up AU$53.8 million of capitalised software amid the acquisition of assets costing AU$73.7 million during the financial year ending 2014.
As Qantas looks down the barrel of an AU$2.8 billion loss for the financial year ending June 2014, the airline is hoping to see cash savings of AU$200 million by the end of FY15 with efficiency enhancements driven by new technology.
São Paulo transport authority wants the suspension of the transportation app
Quickflix co-founder Sam McDonagh has become the new face of Airbnb in Australia and New Zealand, after being appointed as the company's country manager for the region.
Passengers on Virgin and Qantas planes will soon no longer have to switch off their mobile phones and tablets during take off and landing.
Airbnb is making strides to tap into what has been a relatively overlooked opportunity for the accommodations website.
Some time soon as you rush to catch a flight, Xyza could pop up to speed you on your way.
The consumer watchdog is launching a review and is inviting interested parties to submit comments about Expedia's potential acquisition of Australia's Wotif.com, a deal worth AU$700 million.
Our fourth and final installment in our series is about Grumman, the company which built the Lunar Module (LEM) which made the historic manned landing on the Moon's surface on July 20, 1969.
Crowded airports, long security lines, and a shortage of power outlets. These all-too familiar gripes are the bane of business travelers. Hitting the road is hard enough, so make the best of it with these essential tools.
As someone who prefers to travel as light as possible, here are some tried-and-true tips on how to make the most out of toting the fewest gadgets and entanglements possible.
Whether you're on a road trip or heading on a long-haul, transatlantic flight, you'll need these essential gadgets to keep you connected, productive, organized, and entertained.
Can't decide on gifts to buy? What if price is no object? What if you “has opulence”, so to speak? With that in mind, I’ve updated the latest revision of my holiday gift guide for the disgustingly and oppressively wealthy.
Solar airplane developer Solar Impulse has planned a flight from San Francisco to New York in another step in its quest to provide low-cost, eco-friendly air travel.
Your child, brother, sister, niece or nephew just got shipped off to college but you forgot to give them a going away gift. Here's a few things you could send them which they desperately need.
This is a collection of 10 awesome and unique USB flash drives!
Are you going to Teched Orlando next week? Are you looking forward to getting your conference bag to add to your collection of tech memorabilia from your trip? Here is a collection of every Microsoft Teched conference bag since TechEd Europe began in 1994. Track the addition of external sponsor and product team logos as the converence evolves and grows.
Travelling can be a zen thing; an escape. Some might enjoy the feeling of leaving behind their email account, of no one knowing where they are, of being ... disconnected. Some of us, on the other hand, prefer to have their smartphone alive and in the mix.
Boeing's 787 Dreamliner arrived in Sydney just in time for Qantas to celebrate its 91st birthday. Take a tour on-board the aircraft, which was held in Qantas' hangar.
Jetstar held its inaugural iPad flight from Auckland to Melbourne yesterday, surprising its passengers with the use of Apple's tablet for free.
Google recently asked several members of its Chrome team to go on a search under the sea, not for the lost city of Atlantis, but for things like currency conversions, weather forecasts and the answer to life and the universe. We take a look into Google Australia's underwater tests of Google Voice Search.
Qantas and Optus today announced the details behind their new Frequent Flyer partnership, while unveiling their new, Optus-branded Qantas 737 aircraft.
NASA is attempting to fill the skies with quieter, faster, more fuel efficient, and carbonless aircraft.
There are always cool new apps coming out, so it's hard to keep up. ZDNet Australia brings you a taste of some of the apps that have surfaced or been updated recently.
Monte Ford, CIO of American Airlines discusses how the company was able to overcome the tragedy of 9/11 and weather the current economic downturn by staying focused, managing to a plan, and developing a set of processes to guide the airline into the future.
San Francisco International Airport CIO, John Payne describes his hi-tech vision for security screening and how travelers will have a safer and more convenient check-in process.
Bearable 14-hour international flights? With these Bose noise-cancelling headphones to cut down the engine noise, we may have found a jetlag antidote.