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Tipping While Traveling: Whom to Tip and How Much
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Tipping While Traveling: Whom to Tip and How Much

Almost everyone knows to tip 15 to 20 percent of the bill for restaurant servers, but what about hotel staff, shuttle drivers and others who help you along your trip? Here's some advice.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Travel Trends We Loved in 2013
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Travel Trends We Loved in 2013

These trends gave business travelers something to cheer about this year. Is your favorite listed?
We Test It: Evernote Smart Notebooks by Moleskine
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We Test It: Evernote Smart Notebooks by Moleskine

Evernote and Moleskine joined forces on searchable smart notebooks, but our writer is sticking with her old-school paper versions for now.
Jenna Schnuer
The 10 Most Corrupt and Least Corrupt Countries in the World
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The 10 Most Corrupt and Least Corrupt Countries in the World

Not sure where to set up shop abroad? Worried that foreign governments might try to shake you down? Find out which countries are squeaky clean and which are dirty when it comes to public sector corruption.
Brian Patrick Eha
Cell Phone Calls During Flights: Best Idea or Worst Idea Ever?
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Cell Phone Calls During Flights: Best Idea or Worst Idea Ever?

Love it or hate it, chatting on your cell phone during a flight could soon become a reality.
Lyneka Little
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Business Travelers: Are You Part of the Digital Elite? (Infographic)

This infographic explains how, thanks to technology, travelers expect a more personalized experience, one that starts at booking.
Linda Lacina
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Europe Approves 3G and LTE Broadband on Flights

The European Commission has granted airlines permission to offer passengers 3G and LTE networks in flight.
Lyneka Little
What a Light Packer Packs in His Carry-On
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What a Light Packer Packs in His Carry-On

Andrew Chrisomalis, the CEO of TY KU Sake & Spirits, has turned light packing into an art. Here are the essentials he brings with him on the plane.
Rod Kurtz
We Test It: Scribd's All-You-Can Read Digital Buffet
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We Test It: Scribd's All-You-Can Read Digital Buffet

Is a Netflix for books worth it yet? We put it through the bibliophile's test.
Jenna Schnuer
These Airlines Now Allow Personal Electronic Devices
Technology

These Airlines Now Allow Personal Electronic Devices

US Airways and United are the latest to expand the use of personal electronic devices in flight. Check out what other airlines are no longer asking passengers to shut down before take off.
Amy Langfield
Mind Control Technology, Elon Musk's James Bond Submarine and a Real-Life Bionic Man
Technology

Mind Control Technology, Elon Musk's James Bond Submarine and a Real-Life Bionic Man

A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
Jason Fell
FAA Will Allow Use of Electronic Devices During All Stages of Flight
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FAA Will Allow Use of Electronic Devices During All Stages of Flight

The FAA has always told passengers they have to put away their electronics during takeoff and landing. Now that old rule has been abolished.
Brian Patrick Eha
Outspoken Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary's Twitter Live Chat Was Fascinating, Inappropriate and Helpful
Marketing

Outspoken Ryanair CEO Michael O'Leary's Twitter Live Chat Was Fascinating, Inappropriate and Helpful

A CEO who has made being offensive part of his brand identity took to Twitter to face his customers and critics.
Brian Patrick Eha