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    LugLoc GPS Smart Luggage Tracker Featured on TodayShow

    It's one of the busiest travel weeks of the year — and with hotel costs, airline fees, and the risk of lost luggage, it can get expensive and time-consuming. On Monday, TODAY national investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen and the Rossen Reports team spotlighted three simple new hacks designed to save you time, money and hassles
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    Airlines, Trackers Aim to Prevent a Travel Nightmare: Lost Luggage

    Entire industries wiped out or transformed by the internet (author looks fondly at antique Encarta CD on the windowsill), a trend that appears set to continue as the internet’s baby brother, the aptly named ‘Internet of Things,’ grows to maturity and more of the items we use daily become connected.
    That’s beginning to change, however, with a host of start-ups recently starting to push the boundaries of what is achievable with a suitcase, and the tech getting cheap enough for dominant players like Samsonite to start jumping on board. RFID, Bluetooth, and GPS are not new by today’s standards, but this suite of technologies is finally starting to play an active role in an industry that is ripe for disrupting. The humble suitcase.
    The latest generation of smart luggage, baggage tags, and the apps used to track and control them, signal the beginnings of rapid change for the way we interact with our bags and the way airlines use technologies like RFID to handle and track luggage. Below are a few of the current standouts.

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    Viking Ocean Cruises’ award-winning performance

    FAVOURITE CRUISE PORTS I love Australia. I was on board Rhapsody of the Seas in 2007 – the first Royal Caribbean ship to be deployed to Australia – and I am very much looking forward to returning to Sydney Harbour with Ovation of the Seas on December 15.

    INSIDER TIP Travel with an open mind, learn from other cultures and enjoy every moment.

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    Millions of pieces of luggage go missing every year on international flights. While most are found and returned to owners, it’s helpful to keep tabs on your own bags, using a remote tracker such as LugLoc. See lugloc.com

    Read more: http://www.traveller.com.au/the-cruise-director-gqasii#ixzz4JOhRL0ES

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    LugLoc Luggage Locator – Review

    When you travel with 4-8 pieces of luggage it’s so easy to misplace one, if not totally lost or even worse – stolen. Gratefully the last part hasn’t happened, but one never knows and needs to be prepared.

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    Tricks and tech tips for nervous flyers ready to embark on a flight

    Keep Track of Your Things: One of the biggest worries many travelers have is that their luggage won’t make it to their same destination. And there’s nothing worse than being stuck in the same T-shirt for days while the airline tracks down your belongings. LugLoc is one of the first luggage locators that allow you to track your luggage worldwide. Simply insert the chip into your luggage, and download the LugLoc app on your phone. This comes in handy particularly for flyers that have multiple connections.

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    Graduation gifts: 9 gadgets to give the grads in your life

    When you travel to other counties, you may have already noticed that some of them present luggage delivery times accurate to the very minute, but there seems to be no way to rely on that happening every time, no matter where you go.

    That’s the exclusive advantage of a luggage tracking device, because you’re in charge of the entire process and you’ll always know in real-time, exactly where your luggage is. At the same time, if a luggage tracking device does not live up to this standard, it’s overall quality is reduced dramatically. Even though they may have specific features built into them for your convenience to provide excellent tracking capabilities, it must be something that you can truly rely on.

    There are other advantages in terms of performance and comfort that they can offer, to where your luggage is tracked anywhere all over the globe, and you receive live updates and alerts without ever having to manually check the status yourself.

    We’ll provide you with an accurate analysis of three different, high-quality luggage tracking devices, and we’ll tell you exactly what their key strengths and weaknesses are.

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    Secure Your Vacation

    The Doctors are joined by safety and security expert Bill Stanton to discuss keeping you prepared with the latest safety gadgets for your next vacation.

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    Best Luggage Tracking & Locating Devices for Travel 2016

    When you travel to other counties, you may have already noticed that some of them present luggage delivery times accurate to the very minute, but there seems to be no way to rely on that happening every time, no matter where you go.

    That’s the exclusive advantage of a luggage tracking device, because you’re in charge of the entire process and you’ll always know in real-time, exactly where your luggage is. At the same time, if a luggage tracking device does not live up to this standard, it’s overall quality is reduced dramatically. Even though they may have specific features built into them for your convenience to provide excellent tracking capabilities, it must be something that you can truly rely on.

    There are other advantages in terms of performance and comfort that they can offer, to where your luggage is tracked anywhere all over the globe, and you receive live updates and alerts without ever having to manually check the status yourself.

    We’ll provide you with an accurate analysis of three different, high-quality luggage tracking devices, and we’ll tell you exactly what their key strengths and weaknesses are.

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    Worried About Your Bags? Check Out These 4 High-Tech Security Products

    KING 5 Technology Reporter Brian M. Westbrook shows off some new gadgets for stress-free trips.

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    Worried About Your Bags? Check Out These 4 High-Tech Security Products

    Preventing People From Breaking Into Your Luggage Is One Thing, But Security Doesn’t End There. What Happens When Your Suitcase Isn’t Waiting For You At Baggage Reclaim, And Not Even The Airline Knows Where It Is?
    A Few Companies Have Stepped Up To Help In This Situation, One Of Which Is Lugloc. Utilizing A Small Device About The Size Of A Computer Mouse, Any Bag Can Be Tracked Via Standard GSM Cellular Technology, In Almost Any Country In The World, Using A Smartphone App.
    Because It Doesn’t Rely On Traditional GPS Satellites, The Lugloc Will Work Indoors, Even When Buried Inside A Suitcase. It Turns Itself Off When It Detects Its In Flight, And Back On Again When The Aircraft Has Come To A Complete Stop.