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8 Stupid Travel Gadgets from CES and Better Alternatives
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8 Stupid Travel Gadgets from CES and Better Alternatives

This week some of the world’s top electronic and science-based companies came together to announce their latest and greatest products at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. As… Read More…

Last-Minute Gift Guide: 12 New & Innovative Ideas for Travelers
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Last-Minute Gift Guide: 12 New & Innovative Ideas for Travelers

The big gifts for the techie traveler in your life are obvious — tablets, e-book readers, cameras and computers. Instead of going with the expected, Phil Baker tests out a… Read More…

Top 12 Travel Apps of 2012
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Top 12 Travel Apps of 2012

The market is flooded with apps designed to make our travels better, easier and more affordable. As we come to the end of 2012, we’ve weeded through the app stores… Read More…

Holiday Shopping Guide: Must-Have Gadgets for Globetrotters
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Holiday Shopping Guide: Must-Have Gadgets for Globetrotters

Is there a traveler in your life who seems to have everything? They already have a laptop, a smartphone and a tablet. They have all necessary chargers. They even have… Read More…

4 Ways the iPad Mini will Help Travelers
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4 Ways the iPad Mini will Help Travelers

Last month Apple unveiled the iPhone 5. Well, it seems that was just a prelude–a grand prelude–to the introduction of yet another generation of innovative Apple products. Among them is… Read More…

Luggage and Gadget Innovations Available Fall 2012
Luggage & Packing / Travel Gadgets / Travel Gear / Travel News

Luggage and Gadget Innovations Available Fall 2012

If you’re looking for to upgrade your travel gear before the end of the year,  expert Phil Baker shares some of his favorite new and improved luggage and accessories. Find out… Read More…

Hot New Mobile Accessories for Your Summer Travels
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Hot New Mobile Accessories for Your Summer Travels

Mobile is one of the fastest growing technologies, but just because it’s made for a smartphone doesn’t mean it’s smart. We asked our gadget expert Phil Baker to look at… Read More…

The Secrets to Lowering International Voice & Data Costs
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The Secrets to Lowering International Voice & Data Costs

Cell phone fees abroad continue to skyrocket, especially as data use increases. As the bills climb, so too do the potential solutions. Gadget and Gear expert Phil Baker shows you… Read More…

Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gadget & Gift Guide
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Last-Minute Mother’s Day Gadget & Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is this Sunday. We’ve already told you about all the last-minute travel deals. If you’re also looking for a gift, our gadget guy Phil Baker rounds up some… Read More…

Peter’s Top 5 Travel Websites That You Don’t Know About
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Peter’s Top 5 Travel Websites That You Don’t Know About

This morning Peter joined Gayle King live in the greenroom of CBS This Morning for one the show’s signature Google+ Hangouts (click here to join Peter’s Google+ circle and take… Read More…

Travel Tip: New Camera Technology
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Travel Tip: New Camera Technology

So many of us rely on our smartphones to take care of just about everything, but in my book, it’s still worth bringing a digital camera to really capture the… Read More…