When T-Mobile announced international data roaming would be free last year, I was ecstatic. Obviously, there was no better way to celebrate than by taking it for a spin throughout three countries and two continents.
Business travelers just don’t travel the way normal people do. They live in a slightly different world: flat-bed seats, priority boarding and porcelain trays flacked by pressed suits. But the industry, as we currently know it, probably won’t look the same in a decade, as airlines slowly become more connected.
Forget getting your Facebook fix. There will be no poking, mindless surfing or liking a photo of an overpriced cupcake for you. It’s not something you really think about… until you’re in a country like China or Russia.