Free in-flight wifi means we’re quickly losing an unexpected haven for deep productivity – Quartz

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In January, JetBlue began offering free high-speed inflight wifi. Now Delta Air Lines, the world’s second largest carrier, says that starting Oct. 1, it will allow passengers complimentary use of wifi for iMessage, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. The
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Passengers will have free wifi to text with on Delta flights – Neowin

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Passengers on the aircraft can log into its in-flight Gogo wifi system and have the option of paying for the full wifi service, where they will have full internet access even to streaming sites such as YouTube, or opt to just have the more limited free
Delta adds free messaging to its WiFi-enabled flightsEngadget
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Delta adds free messaging to its WiFi-enabled flights – Engadget

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Delta announced today that starting October 1st, it will offer free WhatsApp messaging on all of its Gogo-enabled flights, making it the first airline to offer free access to the messaging service. Facebook Messenger and iMessage will also be supported
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