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Long Island MacArthur Airport welcomes Elite Airways

The Town of Islip and MacArthur airport announcing their new airline partner Elite Airways. The airline flies from its base in Maine to Orlando/Melbourne in Florida, and to Newark Liberty International Airport from Vero Beach and Naples, Florida.

The Biggest Cost of Owning a Car May Surprise You

(NEW YORK) — Many consumers may not know this, but the largest cost of owning a car is depreciation. According to new research from the auto price valuation firm ALG, the process begins on day one. Consider a new car or SUV that sells for $30,000: “On average you lose...

Amazon Unveils ‘Fire TV’ Streaming Box

(NEW YORK) — With the announcement of Amazon Fire TV, an entertainment streaming box, the hottest entertainment battleground is right in your living room. The box, which is not taller than a dime, was unveiled in New York City on Wednesday by Amazon’s Vice President...

Apple Bringing iPhone Experience to Cars with CarPlay

Mario Tama/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Some iPhone users will soon be able to chat with Siri while they drive. Apple is introducing CarPlay, a hands-free integrated software system that will run through the driver’s smartphone. It will be plugged into a car through a lightning...

Virtual Reality Gives Amputee Real-Life Relief

NEW YORK) — A constant, unrelenting, burning pain. This is what 73-year-old Ture J. experienced for 48 years after losing his right arm in a car accident. Ture — who asked to be identified by his first name only — had what doctors call phantom limb pain or PLP....

Google Glass Snatched Right Off a User’s Face

( SAN FRANCISCO) — Even in a tech-friendly city such as San Francisco, Google Glass may not always get a warm reception. Sarah Slocum was wearing the device inside Molotov’s, a bar in the Lower Haight neighborhood, when one of the bar patrons grabbed it and ran out, police...
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