Have gadget, will travel: Life's a beach with travel gadgets : Technology has made taking a vacation and going on work trips easier. The Straits Times shares travel tips and highlights some indispensable electronic devices
Technology has profoundly changed how people travel.
Take electronic payment, for example, says Mileslife founder and chief executive officer Troy Liu.
"Travellers used to take along a lot of cash or a dozen credit and membership cards when they travel. Now, electronic payment allows them to integrate everything in their smartphones," he says.
As an example, he cited how his Mileslife digital loyalty platform lets users pay at more than 30,000 merchants and earn points for t...