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|November 13, 2013
Kyoto Provides Wi-Fi To Meeting Delegates As Part of Airport Transfers
"Whilst the rest of the global meetings and events industry debates the importance and quality of Wi-Fi in venues and hotels, attendees at events in Kyoto can bask in the knowledge that our suppliers are always looking to go one step further." James Widgren comments on the news that high speed Wi-Fi will be available in Yasaka Taxis for airport transfers to Kyoto. Yasaka Taxis, a member of Kyoto Convention Bureau and high end supplier to incentives, meetings and conferences taking place throu...
|June 10, 2010
Next Frontier In The Travel Industry: Social Media
Social media is increasingly becoming an essential communication tool for the travel industry says Abacus International, Asia's leading provider of travel solutions and services. The recent Icelandic volcanic eruption demonstrated the power and reach of social media tools such as Twitter. During the six-day calamity, travellers who were stuck in airports tweeted about their predicament to their friends and family and turned to social media to find alternate ways to get home. "getmehome" and "...
|June 02, 2010
Singapore Opens First Public Telepresence Facility
Tata Communications and Rendezvous Hospitality Group announced that they have jointly opened Singapore's first public Telepresence room. The opening furthers Tata Communications' plans to drive global adoption of high-definition video conferencing technology for business collaboration. It also supports RHG's mission to continually update business services offered to its guests. The Rendezvous Hotel Singapore's Telepresence public room is strategically located right next to the Singapore Manag...
|February 23, 2010
Lonely Planet Joins New Southeast Asia Tourism Campaign
The latest Lonely Planet content is now featured on SoutheastAsia.org, the new tourism website for the region created by the ASEAN Tourism Association. SoutheastAsia.org is now the primary medium for ASEAN's new global marketing campaign, "Southeast Asia: feel the warmth." The new site aims to promote Southeast Asia as a single tourism destination. The meta-search site makes it easy to research and book multi-destination travel to and within Southeast Asia. The site uses meta-search technolo...
|January 06, 2009
Motorola Unveils Two New Mobile Devices
Today Motorola, Inc. announced two new mobile devices that will make social responsibility and social connectivity even more accessible to people everywhere. MOTO W233 Renew is the world's first mobile phone made using plastics comprised of recycled water bottles, and MOTOSURF A3100 - a high-speed touch tablet with a fully customizable home screen - will debut this week at the 2009 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas (Las Vegas Convention Center (LVCC) Central Hall Booth #8545)....
|November 01, 2007
Cell Phone Connectivity Now Virtually Standard Across Cruise Industry
Using the cabin telephone on a cruise vacation is now as passé as the midnight buffet. For that matter, $10 a minute satellite phone calls are also nearly extinct, thanks to the cruise industry's efforts to embrace the very latest satellite and wireless communications technologies. Personal cell phones, BlackBerries and other digital communications devices keep people connected with home and the office on many of today's cruise ships. The cruise lines have made this possible by teaming with ...
|October 24, 2007
New SwiftBroadband By Vizada For Inflight Connectivity
Vizada, the largest provider of Inmarsat aeronautical services and the fastest growing provider of Swift services in the industry, October 24 announced that SwiftBroadband by Vizada is now commercially available. SwiftBroadband is Inmarsat's first fully IP-based, high-speed data service offering broadband in-flight connectivity including both cockpit communications and cabin applications. "This new service furthers Vizada's corporate mission to meet the high-speed connectivity needs of our a...
|June 05, 2007
Nokia Powers Mobile Email Solution For PCCW Mobile In Hong Kong
Nokia has announced an agreement with PCCW mobile, a leading mobile carrier in Hong Kong, to provide the mobile email platform for the carrier's mobile business services for Hong Kong. The Nokia Intellisync solution will allow PCCW mobile to offer secure, easy-to-use mobile email to its business and consumer customers under its own brand. The Nokia mobileware offers PCCW mobile the opportunity to address the business market while greatly increasing the ease of use of mobile email. The service, ...
|January 24, 2007
Mobile Communication Revolution In Rural India
Mobile communication is revolutionizing economic and social life in rural India, spawning a wave of local entrepreneurs and creating greater access to social services according to a new study by The Center for Knowledge Societies (CKS) commissioned by Nokia. The research identifies seven major service sectors including transport, finance and healthcare that could be radically transformed through mobile technologies. Mobile phone ownership in India is growing rapidly, six million new mobile ...
|November 28, 2006
MOTOFONE Makes Its Global Debut
Motorola, Inc., a global leader in wireless communications, (November 28) announced the global debut of the highly anticipated MOTOFONE at an event held in New Delhi, India. MOTOFONE is set to redefine the mobile phone market place and strengthen Motorola's drive to connect the next billion mobile phone users. The Indian launch will be followed by a rapid international rollout. Based on Motorola's evolutionary new SCPL design platform, MOTOFONE is the first of a new breed of handsets designed...
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