Connected Travel

Connectivity extends to travel accessories to make excursions less burdensome

Implications - Seeking to minimize the hassles of traveling, consumers are turning to apps and devices that conveniently sync and manage travel experiences. Allowing consumers to check baggage weight or track lost luggage, these innovations provide consumers with an added sense of security during what is often a stressful time.
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Warm Top 5 Examples: 8,822 Total Clicks Mar 14 - Dec 15
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Consumer Insight Topics: TechWorldGadgetsTravel
Luggage-Tracking Tags - CalypsoTag Combines Designer Style with Luggage GPS Capabilities
SCORE: 6.4
Warm 4,255 Clicks Pub: Mar 12, 14
Luggage-Tracking Tags
CalypsoTag Combines Designer Style with Luggage GPS Capabilities
CalypsoTag offers a wide range of luggage tracking tags so you never lose your stuff again. The tags are made of premium quality Italian leather and attach to your luggage the same way a traditional... [More]
Smart Luggage Locks - 'Airbolt' Can Be Unlocked with a Smartphone and Sends Out Proximity Alerts
SCORE: 6.7
Warm 1,188 Clicks Pub: Oct 29, 15
Smart Luggage Locks
'Airbolt' Can Be Unlocked with a Smartphone and Sends Out Proximity Alerts
This smart luggage lock allows users to keep track of their baggage while travelling, without necessitating a costly new piece of luggage itself. The ‘AirBolt’ is an app-connected lock... [More]
Delivery Service Luggage Locks - The 'Lockee' Smart Luggage Lock Gets Your Lost Bag Back in 48-Hours
SCORE: 6
Warm 1,093 Clicks Pub: Dec 11, 15
Delivery Service Luggage Locks
The 'Lockee' Smart Luggage Lock Gets Your Lost Bag Back in 48-Hours
The high influx of travelers means a higher influx of lost baggage, so the ‘Lockee’ Smart Luggage Lock is designed to help get lost bags back to users in 48-hours or less, where possible.... [More]
Disaster Check-In Tools - Facebook Safety Check Connects Disaster Victims with Loved Ones
SCORE: 5.7
Warm 1,381 Clicks Pub: Oct 21, 14
Disaster Check-In Tools
Facebook Safety Check Connects Disaster Victims with Loved Ones
For many people, social media is the easiest way to connect with friends and family, which is why Facebook Safety Check was recently introduced to help people stay in touch, particularly when... [More]
Wireless Luggage Scales - The Weigh-to-Fly Keeps Track in Realtime of Your Suitcases Weight
SCORE: 4.8
Mild 905 Clicks Pub: Oct 16, 15
Wireless Luggage Scales
The Weigh-to-Fly Keeps Track in Realtime of Your Suitcases Weight
There’s nothing worse than getting to the airport only to discover that you’ve gone over the weight limit on baggage, but those days are a thing of the past for frequent flyers because... [More]