News and notes from around the interweb:
- What happens when you’re caught using Lyft or Uber in a state where it’s illegal?
- Fee-free Visa gift cards today only, though may not have ability to set a PIN code and use as a debit card.
- Rocketmiles is offering 5000 United miles for first-time users in addition to the regular miles earned for hotel bookings of 3 nights or more if you reserve by August 31 and stay by the end of the year.
- The closest hotel to LAX becoming a Hyatt. It used to be the Radisson and is getting a full makeover.
- A new plane design for a regional jet with enough bin space for every passenger to fit a roll-aboard above their seat
- Suing the TSA over increased fees
- Debit card override hack