Tech Minute: Travel apps for your summer vacation Video
Tech Minute: Travel apps for your summer vacation Video Transcript
And these days the hippest way to book your travel is through -- -- a travel search site that aims to take agony out of vacation planning. But a new Smartphone app and interactive graph displays airfares based on departure time and price. You can also sort hotels based on heat map for what interest you the hottest nightlife shopping or sites. When arriving in a new city whether that's Dubai or Dallas it like a local and -- the hottest dinner reservation through the app open table. -- searching is easy first by city standby time of reservation specific neighborhood number of people at the cuisines or dollar sign. Then read reviews to guarantee that you've chosen a winner. Whether you're zipping through Manhattan are cruising the canals of Venice the app -- stop can help you navigate public transportation with needs. And your current address and in your destination BI publisher all sorts of routes to take you there subway taxi bus or even -- -- it. Plus -- estimated calories burned. Happy and techie traveled in San Francisco I'm Kara tsuboi cnet.com for CBS news yeah.
If your summer travel plans include fueling up the family car, packing up the kids, and hitting the open road, you don't want to leave home without your smartphone loaded with a few handy apps. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on fun -- and helpful -- road-tripping apps to ensure a smooth ride.
You don't want to get stuck with a low smartphone battery. Whether you're on vacation, in the boardroom, or just at your kid's swim meet, a dead battery does you and your phone no good. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some handy tips to conserve battery life if you don't have access to a charger.
With a wealth of outdoor festivals and concerts, summer is a great time to explore new music. And armed with a few handy smartphone apps, you'll never miss out on your favorite bands. CNET's Kara Tsuboi shares some of her favorites in this Tech Minute.
If you're planning any summer travel with children -- especially in the form of a road trip -- don't forget your mobile devices. It's important to have them loaded with useful apps to keep the kids amused and you sane and on course. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports in this Tech Minute.
Soon those lazy, carefree summer days will come to an end. In their place come school schedules, homework, and carpools. Don't be overwhelmed by back-to-school chores. Instead, download a few handy apps to keep your family on track. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of her favorites in this Tech Minute.
When sharing photos with your friends and family, why not add a sound effect or a voice caption to narrate what they're looking at? In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on two of her favorite smartphone apps that allow you to include sound with images.
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As the new school year begins, shake off those summer cobwebs with a few educational smartphone apps designed to jump-start your students' learning. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of her favorite back-to-school apps.
If your summer plans take you to the beach, lake, water park, or a backyard pool, you'll want to protect your smartphone from the elements. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on some of the best waterproof phone cases on the market.
If you're a nature enthusiast, curious to learn about new species of trees or birds, leave your field guides at home. Instead, bring your smartphone on your next outing, loaded with two handy apps to help you identify the wildlife you encounter. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.