Sri Lanka is rapidly gaining a reputation for high-flyers who are honing the cutting edges of IT, business innovation and the full spectrum of creative industries.
Latest in the spotlight is 26-year-old Sheree Atcheson, who was recently named one of 35 Most Influential Women in UK Technology by Computer Weekly.
For tourists who can’t live without the Internet, there are corners of rural Sri Lanka where connection speeds are either nail-bitingly slow or completely non-existent. But that all be about to change!
Good wifi connections are an absolute must for today’s tech-savvy tourists, so it’s good news for visitors to Sri Lanka as leading provider Dialog demonstrates superfast 5G technology for the first time in South Asia.
Asia-Pacific (APAC) countries, Sri Lanka included, are the major drivers of world tourism technologies, according to a new report. This dominance, and the region’s lead in travel consumption and services, is also why it leads the world in travel technology innovation.
Wi-fi and mobile communications are the number-one must-have for today’s world traveller, never more so than when going ‘off the grid’ in a strange land.
It’s either exhilarating, liberating—or downright terrifying, depending on your point of view. And according to some, it’s inevitable.