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    Hotels add fees like airlines, best/worst cars in America, bus beats plane for short trips

Hotels add fees like airlines, best/worst cars in America, bus beats plane for short trips

Hotel fees keep rising and new ones are coming. Which cars are the most loved? Which, the most hated? Taking the bus is proving to be a good productive alternative to air travel for short trips.
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    Sunday musings: What makes art great? EU passenger rights, Germs on planes

Sunday musings: What makes art great? EU passenger rights, Germs on planes

This weekend we ponder the essence of art, the new European Union views on privacy and learn about the existence of germs on aircraft. Oh my!
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    Sunday musings: Data tracking — food we eat, customer service, planes we fly

Sunday musings: Data tracking — food we eat, customer service, planes we fly

We take time to muse about big data. It has significant promises in the fields of promising merchandising and, perhaps, in customer service. But, big data has a problem with big physical objects, like a 250-ton airplane.
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    What old ads say about us, what Europeans say about us, elegant government buildings

What old ads say about us, what Europeans say about us, elegant government buildings

Again, this week we have plenty to think about. First, a retrospective of sexist ads shows how far American society has come from the 60s. Next, we learn what Europeans say about us behind out backs. Hopefully, we can learn something from them and dismiss what is simply cultural. Finally, a list of the most elegant government buildings in the country allows us pause to consider architectural beauty.