Yahoo! and JetBlue – email SMS and IM

Yahoo! and Jet Blue partner to offer email, SMS and IM during your travels.

Service to offer some very cool features are available:

  • WiFi-enabled laptops will find baisc email and messenger functionality is available
  • Access to your Y! Address Book, text messages, and Yahoo! – Windows Live Messenger
  • Updated status links to a map that lets friends on the ground track your flight
  • and if you have a WiFi-enabled BlackBerry’s will be able to assess the Y! services as well (without the celular feature active during flight).

Currently access to the BetaBlue service is on a limited (if your lucky type) access, watch for the Y! logo to know you have access to these services.

Happy flying…

Author: Matt V - @emailkarma

Matthew Vernhout is a digital messaging industry veteran and Certified International Privacy Professional (Canada) (CIPP/C) with nearly two decades of experience in email marketing. Matthew is 250ok’s Director of Privacy, and he is currently the Vice Chair of the eec, after serving for several years as the Chair of their Advocacy Subcommittee. Matthew was recognized as the 2019 eec thought-leader of the year.

Share This Post On

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.