NYC-only affordable alternative to Uber and Lyft arrives today

Starting today, New Yorkers have access to a new option when it comes to ride-hailing apps, one that claims it’s “built for New Yorkers by a New Yorker.” Myle was founded by Aleksey Medvedovskiy, who says he’s a 20-year veteran of the city’s taxi ind… Source: https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/19/myle-new-york-city-launch/ Proactive Computing found this story and shared it […]

GSMA Cancels Mobile World Congress Due to Coronavirus Danger

peresanz/Shutterstock.com After a week of major mobile industry players pulling out or reducing presence at Mobile World Congress, the trade show has been cancelled. GSMA, the industry body that puts on the show, said that health and travel concerns over the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak have made it “impossible” to hold the show, previously scheduled for […]

Airbus unveils futuristic plane design that could cut fuel burn by 20%

Although don’t expect to see it in the air soon Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/airbus-plane-design-maveric-blended-wing-body-fuel-consumption-a9329011.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Cathy Adams

House Democrats Have a Plan to Build High-Speed EV Charging Stations Across the U.S.

Cars are bad, especially the ones that run on gas, which are most of them. The average car emits about 4.6 metric tons of carbon dioxide per year (that equals roughly one shitload), and the transportation sector is responsible for 29 percent of the United States’ greenhouse gas emissions. All those emissions not only… Read […]

'I will kill you': United Airlines passenger attacks flight attendant by hitting them in the face and throwing them to the ground

Flight diverts to Anchorage Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/united-airlines-violent-passenger-kill-throw-hit-flight-attendant-a9323736.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Helen Coffey

Man kicked off flight for wearing military-style gas mask

‘People were worried he had sneaked something onboard,’ said passenger Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/american-airlines-gas-mask-coronavirus-passenger-removed-flight-a9314681.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Helen Coffey