Here’s how to make it work…and save a bundle An explosion of high quality, 3rd party messaging apps is making it easier than ever to go data-only while traveling abroad. Sending messages, sharing photos, emailing, mapping unfamiliar cities, and yes – even making calls can all be done over data-only applications, cutting out traditional voice […]
Not long ago, a review popped up on our Facebook page that intrigued us. The review was posted by Gerald Chyzenski, a GigSky customer who has been traveling the globe lately. We decided to have a chat with him about his GigSky experience.
The GSMA is going all out to showcase innovations in mobile at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016, Asia’s biggest mobile event of the year. 70,000 people from over 100 countries are expected to attend, as well as 8,000 companies, and 1,000 exhibitors.MWC Shanghai is also the venue for the most prestigious awards for the mobile […]
As you have most likely read across all stellar tech blogs, CES was a big hit this year. The typical iterations of bigger, better, thinner seemed to be a thing of the past, as we instead witnessed a true sense of what’s possible into the future. As Team GigSky took to the halls just like […]
After researching several great sources for travel tips, we’ve uncovered the often overlooked, yet important questions to ask upon hotel check-in. As it turns out, the frequent traveler Chris McGinnis had some great insights, as editor-in-chief of TravelSkills, as well at the startup Hotel Wi-Fi Test. Our suggestions are as follows:
Mobile business is booming. Benedict Evans of Enders Analysis recently revealed that sales of mobile devices now sit at over 600 million units worldwide. It’s not only the mobile devices on the up, but mobile networks too, which have reached over 80 percent of all web traffic by either smartphone or tablet. With that being […]
As global travelers, we’re lucky to have technology on our side, especially with apps being invented everyday. After checking out the abundance of what’s out there, we’ve pinpointed the few that will not only make your travels easier, but more exciting, cultured and fun.
For this weeks’ blog post, we’ve uncovered the best tips for limiting bill shock. With the help of Yahoo!s Digital Crave, here they are:
Mobile devices give us options. We can log onto Wi-Fi, which is convenient, but if we’re out and about it’s required of us to use 3G and 4G. This also goes for tablets as the recently released iPad along with various Android tablets have room for a SIM, connecting travelers in both ways. Although we […]
Data Hungry? According to a recent study by the mobile intelligence group Arieso, iPhone 5s and 4G users are the most “data hungry” within the smartphone market. The study looked into usage rates for more than 150 different devices (Android, Windows and iOS) and it seems Apple folks just can’t get enough. So for all […]