Opinion

Why the FAA’s New Rules for In-Flight Electronics Use Still Need Work

The FAA has modified its policies for the accepted use of personal electronics during takeoff and landing, but the new rules could prove ineffective and become a burden for flight attendants, according to CIO.com's Al Sacco. Here's why.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.