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Five Apps: Better and more successful travel

Five most useful apps for travel

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Travel, unfortunately, doesn't always mean vacation. In fact, for most people within the corporate world, travel means on thing – business. The very thought of having to travel for business makes most cringe. You're away from your family, familiar surroundings, the amenities of normalcy - it can send you into a frenzy of anxiety. Add to the already daunting list, the idea that anything can cause your trip to be a miserable failure, and you can see why there are so many apps and services available that promise to make your business travel life a whole lot easier.

But, out of the plethora of available applications, which offer the services and features you need? Let's take a look at five tools that could easily make your business travel much more efficient, productive, and successful.

By Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic, The New Stack, and Linux New Media. He's covered a variety of topics for over twenty years and is an avid promoter of open source. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen....