Imagine you’re on vacation abroad, blithely consuming your supposedly “UNLIMITED” data – using all your favorite travel apps, when suddenly… everything slows to a crawl – it’s taking forever to pull up a map, or peruse Parisian restaurant reviews.
Get your passports out, travelers. Big upgrades are happening at GigSky, including faster network speeds and several country additions. We’re starting off 2016 by introducing 11 new LTE countries and territories to our service on Apple SIM. We now have a total to 27 LTE destinations worldwide. But that’s not all! GigSky recently launched larger data […]
On November 16th, our team accomplished a major upgrade to GigSky service on Apple SIM. This is great news for a couple of key reasons: GigSky service on Apple SIM now covers more top travel destinations, including Japan. 4G/LTE service has been added in over a dozen countries, which will continue to grow by the end of the year.
With the amount of features embedded in today’s third party messaging apps, you might wonder whether voice and text are even necessary. Or more importantly, whether they’re truly worth your money. After taking a look at the best OTT apps on the market, here’s what we’ve found to be the most compelling reasons this just […]
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 […]
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 […]
Using a smartphone along with any other connected device can be perplexing as we try to keep in mind the cost vs. the benefit of using certain apps. We all know the devices permit us to use the Internet, but do we also know the costs associated with one connection service versus another? We should, […]