delta News of 02/24/20
Delta Air Line’S Startup Partnerships Are Fueling Innovation
For the first time, this year Delta Air Lines had a large presence at CES. The carrier used much of its space to highlight the “parallel reality” screens developed by Misapplied Sciences and Sarcos Robotics, which brought its latest ...
Travel Aggregator Omio Hops Over The Pond To Launch In North America
Travel aggregator Omio , which operates a multimodal transport planning and booking platform for intercity and long distance tips, has hopped over the pond to launch in North America — its first market outside its home base of Europe. From ...
Delta Air Lines Shows Off Its Smarter Travel App, An Exoskeleton And More At CES
Over the course of the last few years, we’ve seen a number of new companies come to CES to brandish their consumer electronics chops as their own industries went through significant disruptions thanks to new technologies. The most obvious ...
Delta Air Lines Bets On AI To Help Its Operations Run Smoothly In Bad Weather
Delta Air Lines, in its first-ever keynote at CES, today announced a new AI-driven system that will help it make smarter decisions when the weather turns tough and its finely tuned operations get out of whack. In a first for the passenger airline ...
Google And ClimaCell Team Up To Launch A New High-Resolution Weather Forecast For India
Weather technology company ClimaCell, which is taking a number of innovative approaches for gathering weather data and building forecasting models, today announced that it is partnering with Google Cloud to launch a new high-resolution ...
NASA’S Orion Crew Capsule Is Officially Complete And Ready To Prep For Its First Moon Mission
NASA’s 50th anniversary celebrations weren’t limited to just remembrances of past achievements – the space agency also marked the day by confirming that the Orion crew capsule that will bring astronauts back to the Moon for the ...
Yes, Americans Can Opt-Out Of Airport Facial Recognition. Here’S How
Whether you like it or not, facial recognition tech to check in for your flight will soon be coming to an airport near you. Over a dozen U.S. airports are already rolling out the technology, with many more to go before the U.S. government hits its ...
Delta Is Testing Free WiFi On Flights This Month
Delta says it plans to eventually offer free WiFi on flights. The first step to achieving that goal, however, involves testing it out on a handful of planes, beginning later this month. Starting May 13, the carrier will begin offering free service on ...
Veteran Googler Heads To Lyft To Lead 1,000-Plus Person Engineering Team
Eisar Lipkovitz, a veteran Google executive who most recently led the video and display advertising team there, is leaving the company to head up engineering efforts at Lyft . As executive vice president of engineering, Lipkovitz will be ...
Data Breach At Sears And Delta May Have Hit ‘Several Hundred Thousand’ Customers
A data breach at an online customer services vendor may have exposed the credit card information of hundreds of thousands of customers at Delta Air Lines and Sears, the companies said this week. The customer services company, 7.ai, suffered a ...