Bowers & Wilkins A5 AirPlay Speaker – Review


Bowers & Wilkins, or B&W, is a British company known for its high-fidelity speakers. It has added consumer electronics to its product lineup, and one recent addition is the Apple AirPlay-equipped A5.
The A5 is an elegant black rectangular unit with metallic accents that houses twin 20W mid and low range speakers as well as twin 20W tweeters. Included is an egg-shaped remote that controls power as well as volume, play/pause …

JetBlue Introduces Apple Watch App

JetBlue Introduces Apple Watch App

JetBlue Airways announced JetBlue for Apple Watch.
The new app works in conjunction with Passbook functionality on the iPhone and offers a variety of features that can be used before, during, and after a flight.
Features include: glance screen, which includes flight information, terminal and gate information, and flight status, and allows for quick updates without launching the app; countdown screen, which displays flight and flight status information, as well as seat …

LoungeBuddy to Unveil Apple Watch App

LoungeBuddy to Unveil Apple Watch App

LoungeBuddy, makers of an eponymously-named travel app that locates and recommends airline lounges at specific airports based on user-defined criteria, announced plans to release an Apple Watch app.
The app, which will become available on Friday, April 24, will give users much of the functionality that is currently available in the company’s iOS and Android versions.
Features include profiles and information about lounges for which day passes may be purchased; a list …

LoungeBuddy Booking Feature Now Available on Android Devices

LoungeBuddy Booking Feature Now Available on Android Devices

LoungeBuddy announced the release of version 2.1.1 of its eponymously-named app. With the upgrade, Android users can book lounges through the newest version of the app. The new version is available for download through the Google Play Store.
The LoungeBuddy app can be used to purchase lounge access at numerous airports across the globe. It also locates and recommends airline lounges at specific airports based on user-defined criteria.
LoungeBuddy 2.1.1 is also …

8 iPhone Tips and Tricks You Didn’t Know About


The iPhone remains the most popular smartphone currently in use and, while it’s fairly simple to use, there are many features and functions that have even eluded power users of the device. Here are eight tips and tricks you may find useful.
1.) Turn automatic updates off when traveling.
The iPhone’s automatic update feature is intended to keep all apps up to date without user intervention. Apple says it was designed to …

Rumors of an Apple Electric Vehicle Intensify


Apple, notorious for being one of the most secretive tech companies, may be planning to build an electric vehicle that would become available by the year 2020.
The veil of secrecy was pierced last week when the Wall Street Journal ran a story about Project Titan, an EV project that hundreds of Apple employees are working on. Since then, news of Apple’s recruitment of automotive industry experts has surfaced and, according …

Lobby Bar – February 6: Cooking in Bed, Cabins in the Sky, Sharing Briefs, and the iGrow Utility


Lobby Bar – A Slightly Embellished Summary of FBT News and Views
For an awkward time, call… Follow Jonathan Spira (the guy with the pink umbrella pointed at the sky) and he’ll show you the best things to do around London’s West End.  Just remember, in UK English, “West End” means “central” and if you’re dressing up for a special occasion, don’t ask to borrow pants from a friend.
Supersonic fares.  Despite it …