Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Category: Lifestyle

AT&T delays 5G rollout near some airports after airlines warned of cancellations

AT&T and Verizon on Tuesday said they would temporarily delay deployment of 5G service at towers near some U.S. airports after airlines warned the rollout would cause flight cancellations. The company’s statement came just...

Ford expects $8.2 billion Q4 gain from Rivian investment

Ford on Tuesday also said it would reclassify a previous $900 million non-cash gain from Rivian into its special items. That means that figure will no longer be included in its adjusted EBIT forecast....

United brings back airport vaccines for employee boosters as omicron spreads

United Airlines ramp services worker John Dalessandro receives a COVID-19 vaccine at United’s onsite clinic at O’Hare International Airport on March 09, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images United Airlines started...

GM software needs driving push for new hires

GM introduced its Ultifi software platform as a customer experience program that combines the purchase, onboarding and ownership experience in November 2020. Last September, GM formally announced plans for an evolved version of Ultifi,...

Retail industry presses ahead with conference, tries to nudge normalcy

Visitors enter the venue at The NRF 2020 Vision: Retail’s Big Show, held in New York, the United States, Jan. 12, 2020. Wang Ying | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images “The Big Show...

OSHA fines Ohio plastics supplier Sanoh America for ‘work-related’ COVID-19 death

A coronavirus outbreak at an Ohio plastics and metal auto supplier, including what authorities said was a work-related COVID-19 death, is prompting fines and citations from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA announced...

Travel is ‘roaring back’ — That’s good and bad for travelers

Last year wasn’t a stellar year for travelers. Perhaps that’s why so many are pinning their hopes on 2022.  Travel bookings and inquiries are surging, say travel insiders, in an upward trajectory that, if...

Porsche Taycan Cross Turismo sets Guinness World Record with 3.1-mile vertical climb

The team of four drivers, led by J.F. Musial, worked with Eagle Mine operators in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to be able to drive through it without any modifications or tire change to the car,...

Tips for hiking the Continental Divide Trail, or CDT

Millions of people canceled their travel plans in 2021 as Covid-19 halted international trips around the world. Renee Miller and Tim Beissinger were not among them. The pair are “thru-hikers,” a term which describes...

Rivian COO stepped down in December; stock slide continues

Rivian Automotive Inc.’s COO stepped down last month while the EV maker was in the midst of its inaugural production rampup. Rod Copes left the company after he had held the title since March...