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October is one of my favorite months with the Exceeding Expectations kids.  As you all know, our top priority for the kids is, and always will be, education. That said, every October we participate in two athletic events that I feel are significant in laying the groundwork necessary for them to be successful in the academic world and in their adult lives.  The first of these events is the Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) triathlon, aptly called “The Best Day in Triathlon.” Here’s a brief overview from their website:  “In 1994, three friends started a triathlon fundraiser to help one man regain his independence after a tragic accident left him a quadriplegic. From one came many, and Challenged Athletes Foundation (CAF) took root in the belief that sports and an active lifestyle are a pathway to more in life. Since that fundraiser 25 years ago, CAF has been committed to breaking the financial barrier that individuals with physical challenges face to participate in sports and live a healthy and active lifestyle.”  Participating alongside challenged athletes in a very tough race gives our kids an additional perspective on their own lives. The racers on the course with them face obstacles that they

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State of Airport Wireless Q1 2014

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Levering data from more than 30 high-traffic North American airports. Boingo’s State of Airport Wireless Q1 2014 report reveals business intelligence to provide timely insight into passenger traffic patterns, airport industry wireless trends, and more. Continue reading

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Mobile and Travel: From Looking to Booking

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Smartphones and tablets have changed the way consumers research and plan travel, and now mobile is poised to become a vital channel for bookings. This year, mobile travel bookings will account for 18% of the U.S. online travel market, and the figure will surge to over 25% in 2015. Continue reading

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“Visit Phoenix” Invites New Yorkers to Plan a Desert Escape This Winter

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“Visit Phoenix” has partnered with Boingo Media to sponsor Boingo Wi-Fi at select New York City subway stations throughout the month of December as part of their “This is Phoenix” digital media campaign. Read on to learn more. Continue reading

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Airport Eateries for Foodies

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As someone who spends an inordinate amount of time in airports and on airplanes (not to mention a “foodie”), I loved reading “Airport Meals Worth Missing Your Flight For” in this month’s issue of Details magazine. Continue reading

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Passenger Mobile Usage to Take Off from Gate-to-Gate and Beyond

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With the FAA expanding the use of mobile devices in-flight and more travelers toting smartphones in their travels, use of mobile devices is set to increase on every step of the passenger journey. Continue reading

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Boingo Execs to Present at Airports Council International-North America

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Boingo President Nick Hulse and airport expert Zack Sterngold will be featured presenters at the Airport Council International-North America Conference, taking place Sept. 22-25 in San Jose. They will provide insights on passenger connectivity trends shaping airport wireless networks today, and the mobile-first services that airports and consumers will be clamoring for in the future. Continue reading

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Seamless Wi-Fi® Access Takes One Giant Step Forward

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Boingo recently announced the first commercially available Next Generation Hotspot network at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport. Want to learn more about what the Next Generation Hotspot protocols are, why they are important, and what they will mean for consumers? Read on. Continue reading

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Alaska Photo Essay (Guest Post from earthXplorer JD Andrews)

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Adventure driven visual storyteller and earthXplorer JD Andrews has covered 87 countries and all 7 continents, but who’s counting? We’re thrilled to share his stunning photo essay from a recent trip to Alaska with you. Continue reading

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Willing to Work for It (Guest Blog from Cherie Gruenfeld)

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Our resident butt-kicker, Cherie Gruenfeld, shares some hard-earned words of wisdom on the value of thorough preparation to meet any goal, whether professional or personal. Continue reading

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World Startup Report: 16 Countries and Counting (Guest Post from Bowei Gai)

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Guest blogger and World Startup Report founder Bowei Gai shares what he’s learned about the world’s startup community after a 6 month, 16 country trip that’s given him the opportunity to have thousands of startup conversations. Continue reading