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The redesign called “Road Trip by Hertz” includes several concierge-style services that reduces the amount of time needed to wait in lines. The changes include an iPad station equipped with... four tablets for researching local area information. Travelers can also recharge their mobile devices and make use of printing and FedEx services on-site.

The iPad bar has pre-loaded travel apps...

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Developed by the Instituto Tecnológico Hotelero (ITH), in collaboration with international design studio SerranoBrothers, the futuristic hotel room, called the "ITH Room Xperience"... was on display at the Fiturtech International Tourism Trade Fair in Spain.

A report by Australia’s News.com.au says tourists can upload their own photos to the walls of the hotel, choose...

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Showrooming: The act of pointing your mobile phone at the barcode of an in-store product to get a list of real-time pricing information from local or online retailers.

I know I do it all the... time. I’m sure you have done it too. However, its causing major pains for traditional retailers around the world.

In fact, 15% of U.S. adults who own a smartphone say they have made a pu...

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Kaufman is founder and director of the Australia-based Swinburne Baby Lab and says that the effects of the iPad on children’s brain development are still largely unknown at this point.

The... psychologist has so far tested 46 children aged four to six, examining their attention and problem-solving skills after using both an iPad and real toys. Children are asked to solve problem using a wooden spoon, a...

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The infographic comes from Open Colleges, an Australia-based course company, and shows that 81% of U.S teachers think tablets can enrich classroom learning.

86% of students believe that tablets... can help them to study more efficiently, while 59% of students said that they would like to bring in their own mobile devices to enhance learning. One in five students have used a mobile app to keep the...

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Gartner conducted its study of tablet owners across the U.S., U.K. and Australia at the end of 2011, and found that these users primarily used their tablets for checking email (cited by 81% of respondents),... reading the news (69%), checking the weather (63%), social networking (62%) and gaming (60%) on a daily basis.

The topic of consuming news on a tablet certainly featured prominently throughout the stud...

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Motorola says that the 10.1-inch tablet will offer in-flight entertainment to Business and 'Magnifica' class passengers on select mid to long-distance flights, with this entertainment consisting... of pre-loaded movies, music, magazines and games. 

The tablets will also tip up at ten of Alitalia’s airport lounges, while crew members will use the Motorola devices to keep tabs on ...

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VEC project manager Craig Burton recently told Computerworld Australia that the new system will be implemented across early voting centres in time for the election and added that it will also be tested... at potential by-elections in 2013.

The commission built the new system from scratch and, importantly, says that it is universally verifiable, which was apparently an issue with the previous electo...

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The ACCC took Apple to the federal court in Melbourne for false advertising over its iPad with ‘WiFi + 4G’ promotion. There is only one 4G network in Australia and that network works on... a different frequency to the 4G band required by the new iPad.

All of this has resulted in Apple’s lawyers confirming that Apple will look to clarify the device’s network capabilit...

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But is demand for BYOD being driven by a relatively small minority of workers and are the additional resources needed to support it justified? 

In a new report by IDC that analyzed... the BYOD trend in Australia and New Zealand, the research firm says that it’s clear an increasing number of CIO and IT decision makers are feeling pressure to transform their organizations to address...