July 25, 2017

Airbnb Just Patented A Technology That Could Solve An Annoying Travel Problem



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Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin Traveling outside the country without paying for cellular data is possible, but it’s annoying. The harder it is to find a decent Wi-Fi signal, or the more expensive SIM cards and data plans are in the place you’re visiting, the more annoying it can be. But Airbnb might be working on a solution.According to a new patent approved this week, the company’s “design studio” Samara is working on concept for a device that will help travelers with limited or no access to Wi-Fi or cell networks by downloading lightweight, essential information about their trips, like maps and messages.“When traveling in an area in which network connection is unavailable or unreliable or in which network connection is prohibitively expensive or inconvenient, the system … allows a client device … to connect to external web services without a direct network […]

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