Recharge, which lets users book hotels by the minute, just launched in New York

Recharge, a two-year-old, San Francisco-based company whose app enables users to book a stay in a hotel for just 66 cents a minute, is opening in select New York hotels today, after testing its servic

Crunch Report | Instagram Stories Hits 150 Million Daily Users

FarmLogs raises $22 million, Instagram Stories hits 150 million daily users, Google closes its UAV project and JetBlue gives us free Wi-Fi. All this on Crunch Report.

JetBlue completes its rollout of Fly-Fi, with free high-speed Wi-Fi on all planes

JetBlue today announced that it has officially completed its fleet-wide rollout of Fly-Fi, bringing free wireless internet to all of its planes. The carrier first introduced the service in late 2013,

Lyft partners with JetBlue on rewards, app integration and JFK pickup zone

Lyft is partnering with JetBlue in a new arrangement that will see Lyft riders earn JetBlue loyalty rewards for using the service, as well as direct integration in the JetBlue mobile app, and a new pi

Amazon Video, Music And More Now Available On Majority Of JetBlue’s “Fly-Fi” Enabled Planes

Half a year after Amazon originally¬†announced a partnership with JetBlue to bring its Amazon Prime Instant Video service and its Prime Music service to the airline’s passengers, the company say

Amazon Prime Instant Video, Plus Rentals And Downloads, Come To JetBlue

Amazon Prime members who are also frequent travelers will now have another new benefit coming to them as part of their annual membership. The company this morning announced it has inked a deal with Je

JetBlue Will Accept Apple Pay At 30,000 Feet

JetBlue has become the first U.S. airline to accept Apple Pay in-flight, meaning customers can use their iPhone to purchase snack boxes, premium items, etc. from the airline. The idea here is that som

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="

JetBlue Chairman Talks Search Funds, Investing, And Why Startups Need Leaders

Back in 2009, Chris Dixon wrote a blog post called <a href="">"Man And Superman,"</a> in which he talks about, among other things, what separates the best

The New Twitter Brand Pages, With Bold Banners And Pinned Videos

Twitter unveiled a <a href="">major redesign today</a> which will be rolling out slowly. We've cove

JetBlue in-flight Wi-Fi service gets Gmail, Exchange

Hot off the travel-related press, is news that Jet Blue’s in-flight Wi-Fi service has added support for checking more e-mail accounts than just Yahoo! Mail and BlackBerry Mail, which were previo

How Do You Build an Airline? Offer Free Wi-Fi.

The Web is coming to your airplane seat, real soon. And not just e-mail and IM on one JetBlue plane. Starting in March, I am told, American Airlines will start offering Web access on-board, followed s

Free in-flight Wi-Fi on JetBlue with a catch, of course

This isn’t exactly what we expected in terms of in-flight Wi-Fi, but beggars can’t be choosers and something is better than nothing. JetBlue, Yahoo! and RIM have announced free in-flight W

JetBlue Uses Google Maps

Cheap flights and nice amenities. That seems like a decent way to sum up JetBlue. Only now, the company will offer flight-tracking via Google Maps. Yup, you can now log on to Google Maps via screens o

The Help Key: An Airport Tech Survival Guide

Being a very, very, very frequent traveler, I’ve picked up a few tips for how to handle the foibles of the modern airline system. Companies might their best to try to screw you out of free Wi-Fi