Here’s What Team TPG Is Hoping to Get for the Holidays This Year

It might be a little early, but we’ve already got this holiday season on the brain. Here are some of the things we’re hoping to get this year. Brian Kelly, The Points Guy I really hope people will donate their points, miles and expertise in booking award tickets to Points for Peace, a partnership between TPG…

TPG Holiday Gift Guide: 10 Stocking Stuffers Under $10

Between all the decorations, food, travel arrangements and presents for loved ones, holiday shopping can really add up. But if you use your imagination and do enough digging, you’ll find there’s a whole world of fantastic gifts for travelers out there that won’t break the bank. From colorful Moleskine notebooks and fancy pens to tech toys…

TPG Holiday Gift Guide: Road Warriors Edition

Finding the perfect gift for everyone can be tough — whether you’re looking to fill stockings on a budget or find the next camera for the photography nut in your family, TPG’s got you covered. But how about something for the ultimate road warrior on your list? Here’s a look at some of our favorite gifts for…

Cleverlayover’s New Feature Can Help You Save on Stopovers, Too

For some frequent flyers, nothing but nonstop will do. But there’s another segment of the traveling population that basks in the excitement of a mid-journey pit stop — and the savings that can accompany a more roundabout route to get to one’s final destination. That’s where Cleverlayover comes in. Founded in 2015 by a quintet…

How Boom Plans to Make Supersonic Travel the New Business Class

Since the retirement of the Concorde in 2003, airline passengers have had to settle for trips at well below the speed of sound. And while companies are hoping to build supersonic business jets, progress on supersonic commercial passenger aircraft has been a bit slower. Boom Technology is hoping to change that, however. Last night, the…

The Best Wireless Headphones and Earbuds for Every Type of Traveler

With the new, headphone jack-less iPhone 7, everyone who’s upgrading to the new device will be looking for a new wireless wearable if they haven’t already been converted to using a Bluetooth-enabled audio accessory. While Apple does supply an adaptor that enables traditional headphones to plug into the iPhone 7, users will not be able to charge their…

New Tech Will Let You Send Free Facebook Messages Mid-Flight

Thanks to a new partnership between Panasonic and Flight Level Media (FLM), you’ll soon be able to send updates to your loved ones from the air via a Facebook Message-like app free of charge. While it’s technically not like the typical Facebook experience, the new in-flight posting app will allow passengers to post an unlimited…

Track Your Bag From Plane to Carousel with Delta’s Newest App Update

We’ve all been there — standing at the baggage claim carousel impatiently wondering why our bags are taking so long to arrive. Delta hopes to take some of the guessing out of this situation with an exciting new feature in its mobile app. When you open the Fly Delta app you can now track your checked…

Nintendo’s Newest Console ‘Switch’ Lets You Play Video Games in the Sky

Imagine being able to peacefully play Mario Kart from 30,000 feet in the air. That’s just what Nintendo wants you to do with its latest console, the Nintendo Switch. The best part about this new game console: you can take it anywhere you go. At home? Dock it in a power stand plugged into your TV and enjoy video games as your…