Desperate for jobs, Venezuelan immigrants turn to ride-hailing services across Latin America

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Crunch Report | Amazon’s New High-End Echo

Amazon reveals its high-end Echo, MIT's CSAIL developed a robot that can wear different exoskeletons, Ford and Lyft tie the knot and Delta gives people free messaging on WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger a

Delta to offer free in-flight use of WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and iMessage

Starting October 1, passengers on most Delta will have free access to WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and iMessage. To access the feature, a passenger will have to log into Delta’s in-flight wifi p

Delta CEO Grounds In-Flight Calls

The FCC may have taken <a target="_blank" href="">the first steps</a> toward lifting the ban on in-flight cell use, but that doesn't mean you'll be listeni

Delta And JetBlue Now Let You Use Your Gadgets During Taxi, Takeoff And Landing

It's been a long time since flying was fun (unless you are reading this on the <a target="_blank" href="

Delta Sends C&Ds To Startups Tracking Airline Rewards; MileWise, AwardWallet & Others Affected

Delta is joining American Airlines and Southwest Airlines as the third major brand to deny travel startups access to users' frequent flyer accounts for the purpose of tracking airlines miles and rewar

Delta Testing In-Flight iPads For Pilots, XOOMs To Follow Shortly

While they have typically gone with proprietary tech, Delta has begun testing some off-the-shelf tablets for use as "electronic flight bags" for their pilots. The test program has <a href="http://www.

Study: 82% Of U.S. Consumers Bail On Brands After Bad Customer Service

<img src="" width="300" height="223" class="alignright size-medium wp-image-231411"></img> New research from <a href="http://www.ri

Delta Would Rather Charge For Extra Baggage Than Run An Ad

<img src="" />Remember back in 2008, when the airlines told us that they needed to add extra charges and fees because of risi

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Delta faucet is straight out of Harry Potter

<img src="" />So you're sitting around looking at faucets like my buddy Sam was. And you happen upon a cool-looking faucet

Aircell now offering mobile phone pricing for Gogo service

<img src="" alt="" />Aircell has reduced the price of their in-flight Wi-Fi service Gogo to $7.95 for users who just want to connect th

Delta jumps on the in-air WiFi bandwagon

CNet is reporting that Delta will add WiFi service to some of its flights in 2009. Initially available on shuttle flights, long-term plans are to make WiFi available on all 330 planes in Delta’s

Delta Airlines will filter in-flight Internet access after all

While Delta initially said it had no plans to filter Web sites from its in-flight broadband offerings, complaints have caused the airline to change its mind. When the service launches later this, Delt

Delta announces LED-lit DLP projector; AV crowd looks on curiously

Delta Electronics took the IFA global stage and announced the companies first LED-powered DLP projector. The initial specs sound good – expect one, keep reading – 1080p, large color gamut,

Delta now accepting cell-phone boarding passes

Delta passengers at New York’s LaGuardia Airport (if you haven’t been stuck there for four or five hours yet, you simply MUST try it) will now be able to pull up their boarding passes on their fav

Delta gets probably the most expensive flight simulator on the planet

Does that thing look cool or what? I’d like one for playing games like Silent Hill and Resident Evil — total isolation, total darkness. Plus, no one would hear me scream and weep, unlike a

Delta to get better, weirder seats by 2010

The constant attempt to ignore the person next to you on the airplane is about to get a little bit easier, thanks to Delta’s plans to install these Thompson Solutions Cozy Suite seats on all of

Nicholas' notebook: Nowhere near SXSW yet, thanks Delta!

[photopress:Delta_Airlines_Sucks_in__Container_small.jpg,full,center] Never, ever fly Delta . I was supposed to be covering SXSW for CrunchGear. Question—how am I supposed to cover the show if I