How Has Technology Impacted Travel?

Our world is contently changing, evolving and moving. What was trending a decade ago is no longer in vogue. In fact, what was trending a year ago is most likely to be put on the backburner within a couple of months.
Technology keeps changing; it keeps advancing. But despite the fact that it’s not certain how it’ll change, it is certain that it has impacted us significantly.
As everything around us changes, we have to keep up. From smartphones to laptops, the world around us developed at a fast pace, forcing us to change our perceptions as well.
But one thing it has changed significantly is the way we travel. Here’s how:

Book Everything with a Click of a Button

Technology has helped us save time through various apps and websites. You can simply book a taxi service via an app or shop for flight tickets online.
Everything has become simple. You no longer have to wait outside the bus station, or in line for a ticket. You don’t have to worry about not finding a cab and having to wait an hour outside.
All you have to do is download the app, create an account and book a taxi. You’ll be assigned a driver who knows all the routes and you can get to your destination on time!
Texas Yellow & Checker Taxi’s drivers are licensed and certified so we promise a comfortable and safe ride. You can book a taxi with us anytime.

GPS System Make Travelling a Breeze

Nowadays, everyone uses a GPS system.  Google Maps has made it easier for everyone to find the address or pinpoint location of the destination they need to reach.
It also guides them via voice instructions. Taxi services use GPS systems to make sure that their passengers reach their destination in a timely, efficient manner.

Payments Are Made Easily

Passengers now pay their fares using their phones. They make online payments and don’t have to worry about carrying cash.
With Apple Pay, Google Wallet and Samsung Pay, having to carry cash is no longer an issue. Everything’s become convenient and individuals no longer have to worry about credit card fraud!
These are just some of the many ways technology has impacted the way we travel. Booking a cab and going from place to another has never been stress-free.
So if you’re planning trip this weekend, we’re conveniently available 24 hours a day, seven days per week, and accept all major credit and debit cards.
Contact us now if you have any questions.


Our utmost priority is to ensure the health and safety of our passengers, employees, and corporate partners. As new COVID-19 cases continue to be reported in Texas, we take every measure to make our operations as safe as possible. During this outrageous coronavirus outbreak, the most important thing that we all must do is educate ourselves and others about the risk factors and preventive care of COVID-19.