Carnival is the latest line to begin deploying a shipboard app for mobile phones. It is currently available on Carnival Breeze, but will roll out to other ships in the fleet over the next 18 to 24 months.
It will include both information and communications features. While the app is free, there will be special pricing available for the communications features. At the same time there is some new pricing available for internet access from your laptop.
The complete article appeared in the January 15 edition of Cruise News Daily.