By Steve Holt, Technology Editor, Gadgeteer When you are going through airport security, what’s the most important thing? I mean, aside from making sure your socks don’t have holes in them, that is. You want to get through it fast, right? And it sure is a hassle having to remove your laptop from its bag and then put it back in the bag on the other side. Well, no more worries mate. The Mobile Edge ScanFast Checkpoint Friendly Briefcase 2.0 is the bag for you! In the past month I went on 2 trips so I had to go through airport security in several different airports around the country. I was intrigued by this bag that claimed I didn’t have to
The redesigned ScanFast Netbook Briefcase is ideal for traveling with your small ultra light Netbook computer. Now when passing through airport security checkpoints, you can leave your Netbook in the briefcase keeping it safe and secure.In an independent study conducted by the Ponemon Institute, more than 12,000 laptops are left behind or stolen at airport security checkpoints each week nationwide. By using a ScanFast Checkpoint Friendly Laptop or Netbook Bag, you will not have to worry about someone easily slipping your Netbook or Laptop into their bag. Your worries are gone as your computer will safely be
Last night's Chuck episode on NBC was action packed. With everything going on at the same time, Chuck locked the beautiful Yvonne Strahovski (Sarah) in the Spy Headquarters Office in order to keep her safe.She had to figure out a way to get out out of the locked confined space, so she looked through the Buy More security cameras. The fist camera angle happened to be directly on the rack of Mobile Edge ScanFast Laptop Bags. Both Chuck and his co-star Hannah have used the ScanFast cases in multiple scenes.Mobile Edge laptop bags are super stylish and functional, and now Mobile Edge leads the market in Checkpoint Friendly Laptop Cases. Regardless of
Innovative Netbook Cases added to ScanFast™ CollectionANAHEIM, Calif., – Mobile Edge, the market leader in innovative and stylish laptop computer carrying cases and accessories, has expanded their ScanFast™ Checkpoint Friendly Collection with full-featured Netbook carrying cases, the first TSA Compliant Netbook Case Collection on the market. Netbook computer owners are looking for a more substantial case for their smaller computers, something more than a simple sleeve. As a result of this demand, Mobile Edge created the Edge Netbook Briefcase, Messenger Bag and Backpack - all designed to be Checkpoint Friendly.Adding to their existing ScanFast™ Collection of TSA
Heavy scrutiny of passengers makes for longer security checksBy Michelle Higgins - New York TimesSince the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) began tightening security in response to the Christmas Day bombing plot on a flight to Detroit, travelers have faced increasingly rigorous screenings at airports. They've been forced to cope with extra bag checks, closer scrutiny of their identification, and full body pat-downs for children as well as adults.The new measures come on top of the already arduous process familiar to any regular traveler: the ritual offering up of shoes, jackets, belts, watches, laptops, cell phones and keys. But it's the inconsistencies in the security measures -- from country to country, airline to airline and airport to airport -- that have left many passengers exasperated and confused. Some say they have encountered the usual routine, while others tell of undergoing
Ten tips to make your trip through the airport security checkpoint easier on everyoneBy Scott Carmichael, Gadling Travel Editor Flying can be a stressful way to spend your day, especially if you only fly once or twice a year. Reports of terror attempts and airport evacuations don't make things any better. Thankfully, if you follow some simple tips, your trip through the checkpoint can be really simple, allowing you more time to enjoy the dreadful airport food, or to waste your money at the airport duty free shop.We've gathered ten tips that can make your checkpoint experience as stress-free as possible. Not just for you, but for the hundreds of others trying to make it to the other side of the checkpoint at the same time.Are you an "amateur" traveler? Were you allowed to carry box cutters and knives the last time you took a flight? Then chances are you are
NBC has had a tough time recently in their ratings, specifically with their Late Show talent Jay Leno and Conan O'Brien. However, their hip new Spy Show called Chuck has helped NBC take some of the ratings they were missing out on back. In fact, NBC brought back Chuck earlier than originally planned due to its popularity.If you have ever watched the show, you know it's light hearted with a fun and cool element mixed in. Make sure you watch out for what carrying case Chuck uses. He likes the new Mobile Edge ScanFast Messenger Bag and will use it on several upcoming episodes. His co-star also uses the Mobile Edge ScanFast Element Briefcase in Pink. She even uses our new Sumo
The new Mobile Edge ScanFast Onyx Backpack was featured in Curve Magazine's 2009 Holiday Gift Picks. The ScanFast Onyx Backpack is a Checkpoint Friendly Laptop Backpack that exceeds all TSA regulations to be approved as a Checkpoint Friendly Laptop Case. Curve is an alternative lifestyle magazine that features stylish laptop bags, clothing and other super cool products. Pick up a December Issue of Curve Magazine on newsstands now!