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AT&T Scraps Plans for In-Flight High-Speed Internet Service
Business Travel

AT&T Scraps Plans for In-Flight High-Speed Internet Service

Instead, the company says it wants to focus on international expansion and video offerings.
Avoid Labor Day Weekend Travel Scams (Infographic)
Cyber Security

Avoid Labor Day Weekend Travel Scams (Infographic)

Don't let your guard down when planning a getaway. Consider these tips to stay safe from criminals and online threats.
Bari Abdul
This Brand of Design-Savvy Hotels Is Built for Entrepreneurs
Suitcase Entrepreneur

This Brand of Design-Savvy Hotels Is Built for Entrepreneurs

Aloft leads the pack in the tech-savvy select-service hotel category.
Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.
Technology

Slow Wi-Fi? 5 Easy Ways to Boost Your Signal Now.

A roundup of user-friendly tips, tricks and tools to improve your Wi-Fi router's range and speed -- beer-can hack included.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Ways a CEO May Be Inviting a Cyber Criminal to Attack
Cyber Security

4 Ways a CEO May Be Inviting a Cyber Criminal to Attack

Put these digital security tips into practice to safeguard your company's files.
Eric Basu
Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite?
Travel

Sharing Economy Sets Sights on Business Travelers -- But Will They Bite?

Airbnb and Uber both announced new services exclusively targeting businesses, but will travelers look beyond a host of security and regulatory issues plaguing the sharing economy?
Geoff Weiss
Crowdsource Your Way to Free Wi-Fi Everywhere
Crowdsourcing

Crowdsource Your Way to Free Wi-Fi Everywhere

By getting people to share a part of their bandwidth, upstart Fon wants to build a no-cost web-access world.
Jason Ankeny
Stop, Drop and Apologize: Nest Halts Sales of Smoke Alarm Over Serious Flaw
Technology

Stop, Drop and Apologize: Nest Halts Sales of Smoke Alarm Over Serious Flaw

The Google-owned startup has halted sales of its hand-gestured smoke alarm because -- oops -- it might not go off during a real fire.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google May Be Bringing High-Speed 'Fiber' to Your City
Technology

Google May Be Bringing High-Speed 'Fiber' to Your City

Google's high-speed network, known as Fiber, delivers the internet at speeds of up to one gigabyte per second, 100 times faster than average broadband
Benjamin Kabin
Commuters in NYC and Austin Get Some Techy Upgrades
Technology

Commuters in NYC and Austin Get Some Techy Upgrades

As of this week, 35 of New York City's subway stations offer Wi-Fi. And in Austin, Texas, commuters are now able to store transit passes and tickets on their smartphones.
Nina Zipkin
The Beginner's Guide to Securely Using Public Wi-Fi
Technology

The Beginner's Guide to Securely Using Public Wi-Fi

Open Wi-Fi networks aren't always safe ones. Make sure your devices are protected against attackers before you surf from a new place.
Emily Price
Business Travelers, Rejoice: Delta to Offer $2 Wi-Fi Mobile Pass
Growth Strategies

Business Travelers, Rejoice: Delta to Offer $2 Wi-Fi Mobile Pass

With restrictions on in-flight device usage loosening, airlines are competing to offer Wi-Fi deals at increasingly reduced rates.
Geoff Weiss
5 Gadgets to Make Your Home a 'Smarter' Place
Technology

5 Gadgets to Make Your Home a 'Smarter' Place

Your home Wi-Fi network can be used to keep your home safe, keep your plants alive and even keep up with what's in your fridge.
Emily Price