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Upgrade Your Flight To Business Class Free: What Works (& What Doesn't)

Everyone wants to fly in Business rather than Coach. I don’t know anyone who prefers to be squished like a sardine into a Coach seat. But I also …

Business Class

This SR-71 Blackbird Cockpit Tour Is The Most Fascinating Thing You'll See All Week

Veteran SR-71 pilot gives a highly detailed tour of both cockpits and shares incredible recollections from his time flying the legendary jet.<p>Youtube …

Renés Points

<i>Welcome to a regular feature on the Renés Points blog. This blog series covers in a “rookie” way either a Delta or travel related theme and attempts</i> …

Flying

3 reasons the go-go '80s aren't back on Wall Street

At the beginning of last week, it seemed like the 1980s were back on Wall Street.<p>Computer company Dell announced a $67 billion debt-fueled take over …

America: Imagine a World without Her

Dinesh D'Souza says these questions are no mere academic exercise. It is the Progressive view that is taught in our schools, that is preached by …

US signs deal to use Romanian air base

The US and Romania have reached an agreement to allow American troops and cargo to use the Black Sea air base of Mihail Kogalniceanu as a transport hub as they move in and out of Afghanistan.<p>Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel finalised the agreement in a meeting with Romania's Defense Minister Mircea …

WordPress.com Adds Email Forwarding for Custom Domains

If you’re a WordPress.com user with a custom domain set up for your blog, you’ll now be able to easily use that domain for your email address, directly from the WordPress admin console.<p>WordPress.com parent company Automattic has launched a new Email Forwarding feature that lets you forward email …

Nice Parking Job Business Cards!

<b>DOESN'T THIS PISS YOU OFF?</b><p>We've all seen it a hundred times. You're driving through a busy parking lot and you spot an open space up ahead! You feel …

Notability Adds Universal Compatibility with iOS Devices, iCloud Integration

Ginger Labs launched a major update to its iOS note-taking app Notability today that includes universal compatibility with both the iPhone and iPad, as well as iCloud support for syncing and viewing between devices. The update also adds features such as cosmetic user interface changes and a new …

Redox Power Plans To Roll Out Dishwasher-Sized Fuel Cells That Cost 90% Less Than Currently Available Fuel Cells

Redox Power Systems, a Fulton, MD-based start-up company founded last year, sealed the deal on a partnership with researchers at the University of Maryland to commercialize a potentially game-changing distributed generation technology.<p>Redox says that it plans to bring to market a fuel cell that is …

New Clues for How to Remember Dreams

A new study suggests that there are distinct differences in brain function between people who remember their dreams and those who don't.<p>This morning, I woke up with a very strong memory of staging a political coup in my sleep. Why I happened to remember my dream so vividly when I woke up, it's hard …

Introducing the Flipboard Magazines Blog

Inside Flipboard / August 13, 2013<p>We’re rolling out a new blog this week. It’s called Flipboard Magazines, and it’s dedicated exclusively to …

LinkedIn Upgrades “Who’s Viewed Your Profile” Section With New Look, Better Analytics

LinkedIn has been busy upgrading pieces to its business social network in recent weeks, with updates to its contacts, the release of a new mobile contacts app for iPhone, revamped user profiles, the addition of channels to its news site LinkedIn Today and, most recently, added security via two-step …

Sunday Cartoons

At Flopping Aces, "Sunday Funnies."<p>Also at Reaganite Republican, "Reaganite's SUNDAY FUNNIES," and at Theo Spark's, "A Thousand Words..."<p>More at …

Keeeb Organizes Web Clippings From Any Browser

Keeeb is a handy bookmarklet and web service that stores your web clippings into an easy-to-organize Pinterest-like page.<p>Once you create an account …

Apps

Report: Obama Made Secret Deal To Back Hillary Clinton In 2016…

Obama’s buffoon VP hardest hit.<p>Via NY Post:<p>President Obama made a secret deal to support Hillary Clinton when she runs for president in 2016, …

Obama Breaches Marine Umbrella Protocol

Marines are not to hold umbrellas. Full details here: "Obama Forces Marines to Break Protocol."<p>And compare our Thug-in-Chief to America's previous …

Why 3D Printing Is Overhyped (I Should Know, I Do It For a Living)

Everyone's now aware of 3D printing — they’ve read about it in the papers, on blogs or seen it on TV. The mentality now seems to be that, in the …

Printing

The data revolution

Latest stories<p>Why is Hungary turning to nationalism?<p>The Economist explains44 minutes ago<p>Britain’s “gender seniority gap”<p>Graphic detail11 hours ago<p>A …

Possibly Intoxicated Drawbridge Operator Hits Passing Freight Ship

From ABC affiliate WXYZ:<p>The U.S. Coast Guard reports the accident happened around 2:12 am Sunday morning when the Herbert C. Jackson freighter was attempting to pass through and the bridge prematurely came down on the boat causing extensive damage to the draw bridge.<p>The Jefferson Bridge was hit …