On the heels of partnering with professional networking group LinkedIn,


has solidified itself as a leading trip-management tool for business and leisure travelers.

What's hot:

TripIt puts an end to the annoying search for flight, hotel, train, cruise and car-rental confirmation numbers by building a master itinerary with all your travel information, maps, weather, restaurants and more. You can access it from e-mail, a personal calendar or a mobile device. Just e-mail your confirmations to

» READ MORE: plans@tripit.com

. TripIt can sync my plans to the calendar feature on my computer or on my iPhone.

What's not:

The service is free, but time is money. There are lots of cool features worth using on TripIt, including the mobile phone applications, but it takes some reading and playing around to figure it out.

- Jen Leo, Los Angeles Times