I’m not sure if this has come across your radar of yet but I just learned about it on Tuesday and my world has been a little sunnier ever since.

http://rt.com/usa/faa-cell-phone-rule-031/

Essentially what this lowering of in-flight digital restrictions means is that the airlines have been lying to us since day one.  There is no threat of disaster brought on by your continuing to check your emails as you pull away from the gate.  Nor will the pilot lose communication with the tower as you catch up on your Twitter feed.  The whole thing has been a sham from the beginning.  I More >