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Mile high connectivity? Please behave yourself.
Posted By admin On July 31, 2009 @ 12:48 pm In Travel | 1 Comment
By Dana Gornitzki
Just when you thought there was one place where one could find respite from the information highway, along came the capability to connect to the interweb above the clouds.
It seems the super information highway knows no boundaries. Yes, it’s  Wi-Fi in the sky. And, more than a modern accessory, some seem to think it’s a necessity!
We think it’s a recipe for etiquette horror even if, according to one airline analyst speaking in the Boston Globe, “in today’s tough business climate, in-flight Wi-Fi is as essential as the beverage cart”. Hmmm, martini or surfing the interweb. Choices, choices.
Some of its “internetiquette” includes:
Also worth considering:
Common sense should, as usual, prevail, gentlepeople. Call us old-fashioned, but we’re still getting used to the idea of surfing 35,000 feet above the ground.
Any tips of your own? Do you love the idea of Wi-Fi in the sky or abhor it? Please send a  digital missive or leave your comment below.
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URLs in this post:
 Wi-Fi in the sky: http://www.boston.com/travel/blog/2009/05/airlines_rushin.html
 AirTran: http://www.airtran.com/internetiquette/
 etiquette manual: http://www.airtran.com/internetiquette/brochure/internetiquette.html
 digital missive: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
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