Global passenger numbers reached record highs in 2019, with the biggest increases seen in Asia and the Americas. We expect that this trend will continue in 2020, and also that travellers will grow more digitally connected and involved than ever. After all, that’s the way the world is moving! Why should travel be any different?
Most of us own modern smartphones, which means that we have access to an array of different GPS apps and programs that allow us to travel all over the world, mostly without hiccups. But for many, a GPS in the car is still the ultimate method of navigation, and there are few devices that do this better than the standard touchscreens that once predated the smartphone.
While 2018 saw smartphones with smaller or non-existent bezels, dual rear cameras on even budget devices, and more powerful operating systems than even before, 2019 is set to see even more dramatic changes. Expect 5G phones, the possibility of new iPhones, and the latest trend in smartphones – foldable phones. If you’re still undecided about getting a new smartphone this year, this list may just change your mind. Here’s to the best new smartphones for 2019.
Android 9 Pie officially started its global rollout in November 2018 and many users have begun to experience just how powerful the new system really is. For those who are yet to upgrade to a phone with the latest OS, you may be wondering what all the fuss is about? Before the launch, Android promised a fully adaptable and intelligent platform that would not only adapt to its user, but also help you plan your day. Has it lived up to its promises though?
When hearing the words “fitness gadgets” most people immediately think of smart watches and fitness trackers, but there is actually a whole world of gadgets to help you get fitter, be healthier, recover from an extreme workout, and stay injury-free. Now that the new year has started, you’ve likely made a few resolutions to end bad eating habits and get fitter, so why not invest in a few of these fitness and wellness gadgets to get your year off to a great start?
Tech Trends for Business Owners in 2019 Even as newer technology is unfolding, innovation around that which already exists is hugely impacting the way organisations function and how we interact with the world around us. Massive advances in computing capacity, data capture, and overall connectivity are changing the landscape at work and at home. The next 12 months are going to be very exciting!
Best Sports Apps If you have a smartphone you will never have to wonder who is winning the game. Sports applications keep you up to date with the latest sports news and happenings, schedules and stats. Even better is the high-resolution pictures, videos and live streaming of games and highlights.
How Tech Has Influenced How We Communicate While many consider our generation to be obsessed with our mobile phones, computers, and tablets, those in the know understand the significant impact technology has had on the ways in which we communicate. We likely all had pen pals when we were growing up and while letter writing is arguably a lost art, we no longer need to rely on the postal system to deliver messages to loved ones and strangers alike. Today, we can instantly communicate via text and video with anyone, no matter where they are in the world and while some see a person simply staring at a screen, others…
The Future of Smartphones With the busy world that we live in today, we often take for granted just how incredible the average smartphone truly is. These small devices are many times more powerful than the computer used to send people to the moon, it can allow us to chat to anybody around the world instantly, it allows us to play just about any type of 3D game imaginable, and it has an assortment of tools that were once larger than smartphones are today.
Tackling the World’s Air Pollution with Tech An article recently published in a major newspaper reported figures which showed that air pollution in London had surpassed Beijing in severity in recent times. The report was especially damning considering that Beijing has become the face of air pollution in recent years with its air routinely in the hazardous range of 301-500 on the Air Quality Index, and has even, at times, surpassed where the scale usually ends topping 700. With this in mind, we turn to how tech can provide solutions for air pollution. Zero Emission Cars Emissions released into the air by cars which run on petrol or diesel is…