Lobby Bar – October 12: Food Allergies, Fast Streets Speeding in South Carolina

By Dan Collins on 12 October 2012
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The Lobby Bar – A Weekly Summary of Frequent Business Traveler News and Views

An Apple a day keeps Dan Collins’ doctor well paid. A real-world review of the MacBook Pro with Retina display by somebody who would not sell a body part for the latest Apple device.

Buy another lottery ticket. Jonathan Spira recaps our first year with the Mercedes-Benz E350 BlueTec, which he has neither hacked nor broken.

German Class. Christian Stampfer teaches us some of the Austrian names for a road on the way to Bregenz with the Audi A8 TDI.

Race to Market. Samsung launches an android camera before Apple does; rumor has it they’ve already sued Apple for patent infringement.

Move over BMW. South Carolina has a new, and much faster, export, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner.

Disconnect much? Lufthansa expands inflight Wi-Fi to almost all long-haul routes in the hopes that reduced information overload withdrawals mean the airline will lose less money on free booze.

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