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3 Tips to Keep Your iPhone or Android Smartphone Charged During the Day

Today’s smartphones have so many apps running in the background that sometimes it’s just a matter of hours before a user goes in search of a place to refresh the battery charge.
Here are three tips that will ensure your device is charged and still good to go at the end of the day.
1.) Carry a portable charger.
Instead of spending time searching for an outlet or putting your smartphone in a …

Delta Passengers at DCA Now Able to Board Planes Using Fingerprints As Boarding Pass

Delta Passengers at DCA Now Able to Board Planes Using Fingerprints As Boarding Pass

Delta Air Lines announced that it expanded its biometric check-in functionality at Washington Reagan National Airport to allow passengers to use their fingerprints in lieu of a using boarding pass to board a plane.
The airline had launched a pilot program at the airport in May that allowed eligible members of Delta’s SkyMiles loyalty program to use fingerprints to gain entry to the Delta Sky Club instead of using a boarding …

Delta to Move Ahead with $4 Billion New Terminal at LaGuardia by Itself

Delta to Move Ahead with $4 Billion New Terminal at LaGuardia by Itself

The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey signed off on a deal approving a $4 billion plan for Delta Air Lines build a new terminal at LaGuardia Airport. Delta will now pay for almost the entirety of the project, Goldman Sachs, a former partner and co-financer of the project, backed out.
Sachs was originally supposed to provide $300 million in equity investments and $3.6 billion in debt financing. Delta …

Norwegian to Begin Paris-Denver Route

Norwegian to Begin Paris-Denver Route

Norwegian Air announced that it will launch new service between Paris and Denver on April 9, 2018. The carrier will operate the route twice a week, on Mondays and Fridays.
Flights will depart Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport at 3:50 p.m. and arrive at Denver International Airport at 5:45 p.m. From Denver, flights are scheduled to depart at 5:55 p.m. and arrive at 10:55 a.m. the next morning.
Norwegian will use Boeing …

Delta to Launch Atlanta-Shanghai Flights

Delta to Launch Atlanta-Shanghai Flights

Delta Air Lines announced that it will begin new service between Atlanta and Shanghai next July.
Flights will depart Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport at 3 p.m. and arrive at Shanghai Pudong International Airport at 6:50 p.m. local time the next day. From Shanghai, flights are scheduled to depart at 11:40 a.m. and arrive back in Atlanta at 2:55 p.m.
Delta will operate the service using Boeing 777-200LR aircraft, equipped with 291 seats, …

Frontier to Add Flights to 21 New Cities

Frontier to Add Flights to 21 New Cities

Frontier Airlines announced that it plans to begin service to 21 new destinations by the end of this year, with 85 new routes. Many of the new destinations will be served from Denver, the airline’s largest hub.
Sixteen of the new cities served will be destinations that Frontier previously offered flights to at various points in the past. These include Albuquerque, New Mexico; Boise, Idaho; Calgary, Alberta; El Paso, Texas; Fargo, …

Hyatt Carmel Highlands Completes Large-Scale Renovations

Hyatt Carmel Highlands Completes Large-Scale Renovations

Hyatt Hotels and Resorts announced the completion of extensive renovations at the Hyatt Carmel Highlands in northern California.
The hotel’s 38 guestrooms and ten suites were all redesigned, with new color schemes, heating, and furnishings.
The hotel’s restaurant, California Market at Pacific’s Edge, was expanded and outfitted with an outdoor deck, as well as a new communal table constructed from a Monterey cypress tree trunk. A new menu was also implemented.
The property’s …