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in-flight entertainment

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Virgin Australia launches Wi-Fi in-flight entertainment

After months of testing, the airline has formally launched its BYOD Wi-Fi enabled in-flight entertainment system.

By September 16, 2013

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Woman: In-flight entertainment system called me 'idiot'

Air India is investigating an incident in which a passenger claims that when she switched on the in-flight entertainment, the screen read: "Lie low... Sit down you idiot!"

By September 2, 2013

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Apple devices said to get free in-flight movies on United

The airlines is reportedly getting ready to debut an Apple-only entertainment service that will let users access more than 150 movies and 200 TV shows while up in the air.

By March 12, 2014

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Lufthansa plans to beam in-flight movies to your devices

The airline's BoardConnect entertainment system can stream in-flight movies directly to Android, iOS, or Windows Phone devices.

By February 18, 2014

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Southwest ups in-flight viewing with on-demand TV and movies

Besides live television streaming, the Dallas-based airline rolls out more on-board entertainment through its Wi-Fi network.

By February 19, 2013

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The future of in-flight entertainment in an iPad age

The guy in charge of Virgin America's seat-back software talks to CNET about why he doesn't think the popularity of the iPad means airlines should scale back their entertainment spending.

By June 30, 2010

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Morning Edition: iPad in-flight entertainment

Hitachi-LG is working on a Blu-ray drive combined with a solid-state drive, Slacker Radio 2.0 is out for the iPhone and iPod Touch, and Jetstar Airways is the first to offer an in-flight iPad rental service.

By June 4, 2010

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PlayStation Network, Battle.net go down under DDoS

Hackers have taken down the PlayStation Network, Blizzard's Battle.net, and others, as well as grounding a flight carrying the president of Sony Online Entertainment.

By August 24, 2014

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This airline provides the movies, you provide the iPad

When you take off with British airline Monarch's new app MPlayer, your tablet slots into the seat in front and becomes the in-flight entertainment.

By August 1, 2014

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How Virgin America lets you text a hottie midflight

A new service from Virgin America empowers you to use the in-flight entertainment system to send a drink to someone you find attractive and to text them, even. A recipe for disaster, surely.

By April 25, 2013