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Extended: Your Last Chance to Get Your Share of Money From Lithium-Ion Battery Antitrust Settlement

You may be eligible for a share of $113 million from an antitrust settlement which was reached in litigation if you purchased a laptop computer, camcorder, mobile telephone, “smartphone”, tablet computer, digital audio player, camera, or cordless power tool for your own use and not for resale between Saturday, January 1, 2000 and Tuesday, May 31, 2011 and was a resident of the United States during that period of time…

…but you must…

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Travel Alert: Ride Share Drivers Strike on May 8 2019

If you are intending to use a ride share service — such as Uber or Lyft — on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, consider changing your plans, as drivers in major cities throughout the United States, United Kingdom and other countries have announced that they will protest the companies for whom they work prior to the initial public offering of shares of Uber stock.

The strike is expected to last…

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Watch Out For This E-Mail Message Scam Using Your Old Password For Extortion — and What You Can Do

Sometimes legitimate e-mail messages wind up in my “spam” folder; so I check it regularly to ensure that they are not missed by me — and I found that the title of one of the messages in that folder contained an old password which I had used years ago and had since changed.

Seeing that the password was indeed legitimate at one time, I opened the e-mail message and found the following text — and I manually changed the BTC address in it…

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Watch Out For This Mobile Telephone Scam: You Calling Yourself — and What You Can Do

I received two telephone calls from Brian Cohen over the past 24 hours. I did not answer my mobile telephone when it rang because — well — I know I did not call myself. When I checked the list of recent calls, it simply referred to the information about me which is on my mobile telephone — such as my telephone number.

Although I found this bizarre, I reminded myself that over the years, I have received e-mail messages from “myself” which used my e-mail address — but that was easy enough to check when I applied this trick to find out from where the e-mail message actually came.

As this had never happened to me before — nor have I heard about anything similar to this — I decided to research whether or not this has happened to anyone else…

…and I found this article…

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Track Air and Ground Traffic in Real Time at 37 Airports

“If you’re sitting at EWR, IAH, SFO, ORD, IAD, BOS, or any other UA domestic airport waiting to take off, this is a great Website to track your crawl to the runway!” is what FlyerTalk member wxguy posted.

The Internet web site to which is referring is called…

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6 Aerial Views of Metro Systems Around the World

Ever since I first stepped onto a train within the subway system in New York to interview for matriculation into the High School of Music and Art, I have had a fascination with subway maps — even more so than the subway systems themselves, actually…

…so when I had been given express written permission to…

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Technology Solution for Booking Your Travel Experience: What Would Be Ideal For You?

You read the weblogs, use search engines, and scour frequent flier community forums in order to find the best deals on airfares, lodging, rental car rates, cruises, dining, entertainment, activities and visiting sites. You eventually score with a good airfare — say, $468.23 total airfare round trip in Basic Economy between Atlanta and Helsinki when departing on Sunday, March 24, 2019 and returning on Thursday, March 28, 2019 via British Airways as one of many examples…

…but you still have your work cut out for you. What do you want to do once you arrive at your final destination? What are the best lodging options for you? How are you going to get from one place to another? Where are the best places for you to grab something to eat?

Scoring a suite is fantastic — but…

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Is Love Possible at 35,000 Feet in 2019?

As Valentine’s Day winds down for 2019, here is a look at the technology which is available for you to meet that special someone — especially if you like to travel or are a frequent flier who does not have the time to meet people.

Before delving into exactly what are some of the options available to you, please indulge me in presenting to you…

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