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FCC streamlines rules for aircraft broadband, promotes widespread in-flight WiFi

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The Federal Communications Commission adopted a Report and Order today that updated regulatory requirements needed to provide broadband services on aircraft. In short, the commission has designated Earth Stations Aboard Aircraft -- the broadband modules placed on the exterior of aircraft -- as a licensed application and established a...
FCC streamlines rules for aircraft broadband, promotes widespread in-flight WiFi

Darjeelin Wants To Help You Get A Cheaper Flight By Employing The Crowd To Do Your 'Flight Hacking' For You

techcrunch.com
Darjeelin has launched with what it’s calling a human-powered flight search engine. In an interesting employment of the crowd, through contest form, experts are tasked with going off and finding the cheapest flights on a bespoke basis for users who pay a small fee in return. A process referred to...
Darjeelin Wants To Help You Get A Cheaper Flight By Employing The Crowd To Do Your 'Flight Hacking' For You
Crowdsourced Flight Finder FlightFox Grabs $800K In Angel Funding, Joins YC’s Latest Batch

Delta Sends C&Ds To Startups Tracking Airline Rewards; MileWise, AwardWallet & Others Affected

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Delta is joining American Airlines and Southwest Airlines as the third major brand to deny travel startups access to users’ frequent flyer accounts for the purpose of tracking airlines’ miles and rewards. Startups affected include TripIt (reportedly*), MileWise, and AwardWallet (confirmed) and others. Here’s the situation in a nutshell: the airlines think your rewards...
Delta Sends C&Ds To Startups Tracking Airline Rewards; MileWise, AwardWallet & Others Affected

Attractive ladies travel for free with “generous” partners on MissTravel.com

venturebeat.com
Are you attractive but you don’t have the money to travel? That’s the exact problem MissTravel.com is looking to solve with its online dating service. The site explains its existence as such: “Traveling to exotic new places and experiencing new cultures can be so much fun especially when you...
Attractive ladies travel for free with “generous” partners on MissTravel.com

Editorial: Devices on planes -- either enforce the rules or change them

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Though lacking the social import of gay marriage or marijuana legalization, the issue of mobile device use on airplanes is heating up again. Now government agencies appear to be bickering about it. The FCC sent the FAA a letter telling it to get off the lavatory and revise the...
Editorial: Devices on planes -- either enforce the rules or change them
LAX to drop free airport parking for electric vehicles
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