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Check out this bonus offer on the Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard

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Are you looking for an easy way to subsidize your summer vacation to Hawaii? You’re in luck. The Hawaiian Airlines® World Elite Mastercard® currently has a limited-time bonus offer of 60,000 miles after spending just $ 2,000 within the first 90 days of account opening. That’s a 20% bump  [Read More…]

Check out this bonus offer on the Hawaiian Airlines World Elite Mastercard

Heads up! We share savvy shopping and personal finance tips to put extra cash in your wallet. Android Central may receive a commission from The Points Guy Affiliate Network.

Are you looking for an easy way to subsidize your summer vacation to Hawaii? You’re in luck. The Hawaiian Airlines® World Elite Mastercard® currently has a limited-time bonus offer of 60,000 miles after spending just $ 2,000 within the first 90 days of account opening. That’s a 20%  [Read More…]

This United Airlines credit card bonus has a $1,000 value

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United’s MileagePlus loyalty program is one of the most lucrative airline mileage programs in the US. So when United announced that they were increasing their welcome bonus on their United℠ Explorer Business Card, we had to let you know. After spending $ 5,000 in the first three months,  [Read More…]

Tired of getting screwed by airlines? Score great deals on tickets with Hopper (Review)

Let’s face it, buying a plane ticket is a terrible experience. The price that you get today in your searches is not the same as the one you will see tomorrow. You never know if you are getting a good deal or if waiting would be better for your wallet. What if waiting backfires and you end up paying more than you should?

While the absurd state of plane ticketing is a topic for another article, it is time to  [Read More…]

Australian airlines ban Galaxy Note 7 use as FAA considers options

Note 7 may not be used or charged onboard Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia flights following battery fires.

The latest development in the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recall saga: Three Australian airlines have banned the use of Note 7 handsets onboard their aircraft, citing safety concerns after at least 35 devices suffered battery fires or explosions. Meanwhile the U.S. Federal Aviation Authority says it’s considering its options.

According to Reuters, the airlines weren’t ordered to  [Read More…]

From the Editor’s Desk: Android, airlines and what’s to come

It’s been a few years now since the FAA (and other regulating bodies) lightened up on the use of personal electronic devices on airplanes. So we can now listen to music and watch videos and crush all the candy and crossy all the roads we want before the plane ever takes off.

That’s barely scratching the surface, of course, especially when you take into consideration what passengers and the airlines could do with a full mobile OS  [Read More…]

American Airlines app update brings fresh design, interactive terminal maps

If you’re a frequent American Airlines flyer, the your mobile experience just got a little more pleasant. The airline has updated its Android app with an all new look, interactive terminal maps, and more.

Frontier Airlines app flies onto Google Play

If you’re a frequent flyer and take advantage of airline apps on your phone, you just got one more option. Frontier Airlines has released a new app for Android that allows you to book and manage flights on the go.

Alaska Airlines app finally updated with modern design, a few new features

Alaska Airlines has finally updated its Android app after a long wait, bringing it up to a modern and full-featured design more in line with the new iOS app that has been available for some time. If you’ve used the Alaska Airlines app previously you’ll know it was quite a blast from the past, and the new experience is dramatically better. The new home screen nicely displays upcoming trips, and a slide-in panel gives you quick access  [Read More…]

Virgin Airlines debuts new Android based infotainment system

Virgin has debuted their new Red® entertainment system based on Android. Flyers will be able to order food and drinks, enjoy music, movies, Tv shows, and games, chat with other passengers, and even order a fellow traveler a drink, all on demand. They have also teamed up with California based company Dysonics, making Virgin the first airline to bring surround sound technology to the skies.

New features of their new Red infotainment system include:

New capacitive touch screens (with  [Read More…]