iPhone Life magazine

Travel

FREE MOBILE APPLICATION ELIMINATES ROAMING FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS

FREE MOBILE APPLICATION ELIMINATES  ROAMING FOR INTERNATIONAL TRAVELERS

MIAMI BEACH, FL— YouRoam launched a smartphone application that eliminates roaming fees for international travelers and it is now available for Android and iPhones.

The YouRoam App is a huge relief for global travelers! It eliminates astronomical roaming charges from cell phone service providers by enabling users to make and receive calls using their cellphone numbers over data. With a ‘Smart Caller ID’ feature, YouRoam allows users to know who is calling them, even if the caller isn’t in their contacts. Users can avoid unwanted phone calls that waste time and money! The YouRoam app also provides better call quality than a regular phone call!


Your iPhone As Your Hotel Key: Hilton Hotels' Newest Hospitality Initiative

image


Photo Credit: Hilton Worldwide

The hospitality world felt the tremors of change take place a couple
of weeks ago with the news that the Hilton company has begun to
implement new technology that will enable anyone with an iPhone
to totally bypass front desk services entirely to check into their
hotel room. The hotel chain recently disclosed a few details about
this plan in preliminary coverage by the Wall Street Journal. The



Pelican Introduces Pelican ProGear™ Elite Luggage Carry-on, Weekender and Vacationer Models Represent the Company’s First Luggage Line

Pelican Introduces Pelican ProGear™ Elite Luggage  Carry-on, Weekender and Vacationer Models Represent the Company’s First Luggage Line

TORRANCE, CA – August 5, 2014 - Pelican Products, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective case solutions, is unveiling Pelican ProGear™ Elite luggage.

The hard shell luggage is lightweight, watertight and crush-proof. Available in three elite models, each are built for optimal traveling size and weight: 22-inch Carry-On (weighs 9.2 pounds empty), 27-inch Weekender (weighs 12.2 pounds empty), and 30-inch Vacationer (weighs 15.6 pounds empty).

All models are available with an optional enhanced travel system that includes a lid organizer, a toiletry kit, and a zippered shoe sack. The 27” Weekender and 30” Vacationer enhanced travel system also includes a garment bag and a laundry bag.


3 Apps for Navigating an Unfamiliar City

image

Have you ever gotten lost in an unfamiliar city? Public transit systems can be difficult to navigate if you don’t know your way around, but a few apps can help you find your way in major urban areas across the nation.

Here are some of the best apps to guide you as you navigate a new area and help get you on your way.



Tip of the Day: How to Produce Great Outdoor Photos With Your iPhone

image

Your iPhone is a great tool to catalog your outdoor explorations. For an example, check out the image of Longs Peak that I took with my iPhone in Rocky Mountain National Park. Until I acquired a Nikon camera a few weeks ago, I relied solely on my iPhone for outdoor photography. I purchased the 32GB model of the 5s for the extra photo storage. I am no professional photographer, but I travel for work or play about once a month so you can imagine how many photos I have amassed.

Here is some insight into the best apps and tools to use for your adventures:



Tales & Tours - ultimate travel guide app

Tales & Tours - ultimate travel guide app

Going on holidays far away? Starting a roadtrip with some friends? Next weekend on a citytrip? With Tales & Tours you bring along the personal tourguide on your smartphone.


Keep in touch with your family using the new Family Locator

Keep in touch with your family using the new Family Locator

Sygic introduces new native version of its locator app

Bratislava, Slovakia – May 29, 2014 – Sygic is introducing a new native version of Family Locator for iOS and Android. Our Family Locator is now more intuitive than ever before with a fresh, cool design. With a new in-app history feature, users are able to not only see location points, but also the movements of all family members during the past 7 days! The app is available in Google Play and the AppStore. Starting today and for one week only, Sygic is offering Family Locator for free.


Keep in touch with your family using the new Family Locator

Keep in touch with your family using the new Family Locator

Sygic introduces new native version of its locator app

Bratislava, Slovakia – May 29, 2014 – Sygic is introducing a new native version of Family Locator for iOS and Android. Our Family Locator is now more intuitive than ever before with a fresh, cool design. With a new in-app history feature, users are able to not only see location points, but also the movements of all family members during the past 7 days! The app is available in Google Play and the AppStore. Starting today and for one week only, Sygic is offering Family Locator for free.


Announcing Pocket Travel for iPhone

Announcing Pocket Travel for iPhone

Announcing Pocket Travel for iPhone

Ottawa, Canada — May 7, 2014 — monkeyLabs Inc. announces Pocket Travel for iPhone and iPod touch.


Top 5 Rugged and Ultra-Portable Clip-On Bluetooth Mini-Speakers for Summer Adventures.

image

To help you prepare for your warm weather adventures with iDevices in tow I recently compiled and reviewed some of the best, rugged, Bluetooth speakers currently on the market. All of the speakers featured in that particular round up were of outstanding quality and durability, but one thing they all had in common was the fact that they were all too large to comfortably tuck in your pant’s pocket or clip on your belt-loop or pack-loop. Many adventurers these days would appreciate having a more portable Bluetooth speaker solution, and with that in mind, the following roundup features some of the best, ultra-portable, miniature-sized and ruggedized Bluetooth speakers available.



Syndicate content