Tag: new

    T-Mobile Announces Boldest Moves Yet as America’s Un-carrier

    Page 1 of 2T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) isn’t resting after turning the industry upside down with its “Un-carrier” approach to wireless earlier this year. It’s picking up the pace and continuing to revolutionize wireless for consumers.At an event in New York today, America’s Un-carrier announced a groundbreaking new program, JUMP!™, which e…

    Mayor Bing takes New York Mayor Bloomberg to task

    Detroit Mayor Dave Bing went on the offensive Tuesday afternoon after New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg cited Detroit’s murder rate in underscoring the low murder rate on the streets of New York.Speaking to police officers, Bloomberg noted that if New York had the same number of people getting killed, more than 4,500 who live in the world’s f…

    Virgin American Gives New Meaning To Wing Man (Video)

    Virgin America’s New In-Flight Flirting AppTraveling alone? A Virgin America flight, might be your best airline choice. The airline’s new in-flight entertainment system allows passengers to pinpoint their next love interest with Virgin’s digital seat map, browse the menu and have a drink, snack or meal sent over.Passengers can also follow up with…

    Henry Ford Hospital offers new patient gowns with more coverage

    Detroit’s Henry Ford Hospital has a new patient gown that aims to offer a little more style, comfort and rear coverage. The new design, which resembles a wrap-around robe, closes in the back and front. It’s also made of a thicker, cotton and polyester blend than a typical gown so that it keeps patients warmer. Three snaps, as…

    Emergency manager opponents step up protests to new laws

    As Michigan’s new emergency manager and right-to-work laws both kicked in on March 28, Detroit protesters took to the streets to voice their opposition to the new legislation. On Thursday, National Action Network founder Al Sharpton announced the filing of a lawsuit challenging the legality of Public Act 436, the new EM law…

    Keeping Connected

    Once rejected, now connected, Detroit is making a unique footprint on defining urban culture. With the announcement of the M-1 rail system, the city of Detroit is not only on the edge of becoming the business address of 25,000 new downtown residents, 200 new storefront businesses along Woodward Avenue and 20,000 new workers, but of…