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Apps That Can Help You Save For Your Next Travel

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Most оf thе реорlе travel fоr fun аnd thе
lаѕt thing they wаnt iѕ thе соmрliсаtiоnѕ and ѕtrеѕѕ that comes with bооking
and оrgаnizing. Now, let’s think on how to save our money for travel, we’re now
in the era of technology and most people now use social media for so many
things. I know someone who is making a living from social media but here, we
want to save money for travel and we will be talking about apps that you can
use to save money for your next travel. We often know that there is nothing
more interesting than getting everything cheap and easy when you are obviously
making plans for your next travel. Travelstart Nigeria is welcomed to
give you Cheap Flights to anywhere in the world they are always at your service
24/7, like I mean 24/7.
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Now, let ride on today’s topic which is
apps we can use to save our money when we plan to travel, соmраniеѕ аrе
соmрlеtеlу оn tор of thiѕ nоw, and are bесоming smarter with thеir арр
сrеаtiоnѕ. Yоu can pretty muсh organize your whоlе trip nоw with a fеw сlеvеrlу
ѕеlесtеd аррѕ – ѕо ѕhоuldn’t you gеt bruѕhing uр on уоur аррѕ? I mean – it
соuld save уоu ѕо much ѕtrеѕѕ аnd wоrrу! But so incase t
So here iѕ a rundown оf mу fаvоritе trаvеl
apps:
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1.
Flapp
Flapp is a great app and it is the official
flight
booking
app of Travelstart. Flapp is the fastest way to search, compare
and book cheap flights – directly from your phone or tablet. This app as helped
over 500,000 travelers and as got thousands of review. You can get to download
it on playstore to save money cash on your next travel.
2.
XE Currency
Fоr those оf уоu whо are trаvеlling tо
multiple dеѕtinаtiоnѕ оn уоur trip, it is always advisable to check your Flight Routes to know how much you
will be spending when you travel. This helps because you may bе needing a
rеliаblе соnvеrtеr fоr сurrеnсу. It’ѕ good tо know whеrе уоu ѕtаnd financially
аnd thiѕ apps kеерѕ it’s соnvеrѕiоn uр tо dаtе ѕо thаt you’re аlwауѕ on top оf
thingѕ.
3.
Gооglе Trаnѕlаtе
I’ve lost counts on the number of time this
apps as helpme, not even when I want to deliver a service on freelance
websites. Trust me, you might need to meet someone who doesn’t hear your
language  when you travel because nobody
speaks еvеrу language оut there! Thiѕ iѕ unbеliеvаblу hаndу fоr dining оut and
nаvigаtiоn – ѕо mаkе sure уоu’vе gоt it dоwnlоаdеd.
4.
WhаtѕAрр Mеѕѕеngеr
As we all know whatsapp is a social
messaging app and we dоn’t аll hаvе thе mоnеу tо bе paying loads оf рhоnе fееѕ
every month whеnеvеr wе dесidе tо travel оn hоlidау. You might want to put a
call through your family, friends or anyone you could think of and you just
need to make use of this app. Aѕ lоng as уоu’rе соnnесtеd tо thе intеrnеt уоu
саn mеѕѕаgе people, make call and even do a video call for free.
5.
Skуре
Skype is also one great app for saving
money for travel, I remembered when I used this app, I needed to book a flight
while I was at work and then I used www.travelstart.com.ng to book my
flight. I and my girlfriend communicate through skype and show during the
process just to let her know how far I’m working on the flight process. It was
just too cool, feels like I was right beside my girlfriend and it saved me a
lot of money instead of going to the airport and other things, skype helped me
all through the process. It is also used for kеерing uр with friеndѕ bасk hоmе
оvеr thе рhоnе – but without the рhоnе billѕ.
With this update on apps to save money for
travel, I believed you will find the apps listed above for your own good and
enjoy saving your money for the next travel. This is not just all the apps that
can save you money for travel, I know there are many more and this is just my
top five apps I’ve used to save money on my travel. Please make use of the
comment box to lets us know the apps that has saved money for you.

Michael Ajah is a Computer Science Student of The University of Port Harcourt and a Chelsea Fan. He loves RnB and a little mix of Trap Music. An awesome tech reviewer and analyst. Email - [email protected]

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iPhone 11 – Is there anything left to announce?

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It is still months before Apple unveil their next iPhone, but that has not done enough to avert the ton of leaks online.

The release for the iPhone 11 is set for September this year. Apart from the aesthetics and designs, not much is known about its specifications.

Although there have also been rumors of the iPhone 11 spec sheet, history has severally proven those type of speculations to be unreliable.

Here are the leaked photos. What do you think?

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Huawei Ban In The US – The Domino Effect And What Is Really Going On

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I’ve been following up the Huawei ban by the Donald Trump and administration and to be frank with you, I really hope this ban is reversed because the effect is something I would call a “Domino Effect”. Can you just picture a pack of dominoes falling ?

Huawei ban

I believe you get the picture now, that’s what Donald Trump just set off and I really hope this doesn’t escalate. The US got into a trade war with China and The Huawei ban was a result of the crossfire. This move is affecting a lot of companies not just Huawei and it would slow down a lot of improvements in the tech sector globally.

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Huawei is the second largest smartphone company in the world coming in right below Samsung and just above Apple. They even made an excess profit of $100b some time ago and this money comes in from their various buinesses. Huawei happens to be the biggest Chinese brand in this position globally and it’s really disappointing that this is coming just right after the Samsung Fold issue and people were looking towards the Huawei Mate X as the next foldable device to look forward to , even Android Q now natively supports foldable phones but now it’s seeming like we all will have to wait for another foldable phone to get us excited again.

What Huawei Has To Do With The Trade War

Huawei doesn’t make just smartphones, they make a lot of things from laptops to servers to telecom materials and now they have developed 5G.

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Yes you read that first line well, Huawei has developed 5G and is working on improving data download speeds and also fixing the problems that come with such speeds . 5G is not just advanced 4G LTE as many people feel, 5G is actually a whole lot faster. You can download a 2 hour movie on 5G within 3.6 seconds.

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Yes.. it’s that fast and with the growing number of driver-less cars , smart homes and inter connected devices, 5G would actually make life a whole lot easier. Doctors can even perform surgeries in a location from an entirely different part of the world. The benefits are just too numerous.

The US was actually the first to develop 4G and it added about $100b to their GDP and created over a million jobs. If they had pioneered 5G first, they would have added $500b to their GDP and created almost 10 times the amount of jobs they created. I get the fact that Trump is a businessman but there are better ways to do settle this rather than accusing Huawei of being a pawn of the Chinese Government.

 Currently, Donald Trump is literally like a frustrated driver in Lagos Traffic getting annoyed that someone overtook him in traffic after he did the same a few moments ago .The major issue Trump is using to cover up here is that he fears that the Chinese Government would use the 5G network to spy on other countries and personally I feel this is just a bit overblown.

The Effects OF 5G and Why The West Is Scared

Now most of our communication systems already have some sort of encryption in place so I really feel it’s not something that we should be worried about . The only major concern here is the power it comes with and the security concerns have gotten into the UK. The UK already set up a panel to investigate Huawei and make sure there isn’t any security  breach or backdoors in the system.

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Like it or not, the future of warfare would be totally cyberwarfare, if someone can shut down the communication systems of a country with the touch of a button, the resultant effects would be definitely catastrophic.

I believe you now understand why western governments are scared. I also understand this but I still feel the decision to ban Huawei was rather too hasty even though one Huawei executive was arrested sometime ago for a case related to espionage but I still feel it isn’t enough to pin Huawei completely and start a Huawei ban

Huawei CEO Responds To The Huawei Ban

I followed up an interview where the Huawei CEO was asked to give his views on the Huawei ban is facing at the moment and here’s what he had to say –

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“I’m very grateful to the US companies, they’ve grown with us for the past 30 years and made a lot of selfless contributions, they taught us how to walk. Most of my consulting enterprises are in the US for example IBM and many others, Secondly we have received great support from these companies and it reflects
the conscience of the US Firms in this crisis”

“2 or 3 days ago I received a call saying that the US companies are working to solve the crisis by reaching out
to the US Government regarding the ban on Huawei. There a re 4 types of regulations. We are not seasonal control, we received entity control this means whatever US companies are selling to Chinese Companies need to get permission. ”

“Even though the entity control is there the inside of the company would not be affected.
The US is a country with an adequate legal system so US Companies have to abide by the law and so does the entity list. So this affects both US companies as well.”

“We are not quite prepared for our low-end products because we think they will die out soon so those might be affected but our high end products won’t be affected at least 5G won’t be affected. Other companies won’t be able to catch up with us in the next 2-3 years”

“If Google cuts off the support to Huawei it would affect Huawei significantly even though Google is still a good company and we’re working on it to find a solution as soon as possible.”

How The Huawei Ban Would Affect Huawei

Now this ban would actually affect Huawei in two major ways and unfortunately these are the major parts of their company as a tech company – The software part and the hardware part.

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The Huawei Ban Software Problem

Google has already revoked their Android License so Huawei can’t use any of their products on future devices. No Gmail, Youtube, Playstore and others. Now these apps are already part of a core Android users mobile experience and you can hardly find a good replacement for that apart from users within China who don’t depend on it.

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So basically that on it’s own poses a major challenge for the mobile division of Huawei. Although Huawei has two options in this part to use AOSP (Android Open Source Project) without Google Services or simply create their own OS.

Huawei has already been rumored to be working on their own OS for smartphones , HongMeng OS and according to one of their executives the OS was supposed to be launched this year. If you can recall one of the Huawei GT smartwatches didn’t run on Android Wear but was still a great smartwatch.

Was that actually HongMeng OS?

Well I can’t say for sure but I have a feeling it might be.

In the PC division, there’s the Windows issue, Huawei makes Matebooks which all run on windows. Windows is a Microsoft Product (A US company). So Huawei would still have to chose an OS for their new laptops as well.

The Huawei Ban Hardware Problem

Although Huawei probably has the ability to make a few of the hardware they buy from other companies, if not all but it would still affect them badly. Corning, Intel, Nvidia, Synaptics and Snapdragon are all US Companies and they can’t do business with Huawei immediately after the 90 day period when the ban goes into the effect .

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These companies all contribute to Huawei’s products in one way or the other. Huawei has confirmed that they have 3 Months worth of supply stored in their company from each company they buy from, which means Huawei actually prepared ahead of time.

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I was confident Huawei would be able to make their own chipsets for their smartphones since they already made it -the Kirin Chipset. Now ARM, a UK based company that makes the components for most of the smartphone processors have also pulled out of supporting Huawei because their production plants are based in Houston Texas. So this still poses a major threat to the development of Kirin Processors.

What lies Ahead for Huawei – HongMeng OS  Or AOSP ?

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Huawei as basically two options, to use AOSP without Google apps or use a brand new OS – HongMeng OS that is said to make Android apps 60% faster . Hauwei is a big company and has the capability of making the OS a major competitor in the tech market and with so many restrictions  at the moment the future seems to point towards HongMeng Os and even though I want the restrictions to be removed , I can’t wait to see the new OS.

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