British Airways is tapping into the public's seemingly unlimited appetite for videos of dogs and cats doing cute things by adding a channel called "Paws & Relax" to its Slow TV lineup. The airline is launching the programming in September because scientific research "proves watching images of cute animals can actually lower your heart rate and reduce stress levels," says Richard D'Cruze, IFE manager.
IFP has reached a multiyear agreement with American Airlines for in-flight entertainment content. The deal also enables content on the airline's Samsung Galaxy Tab™ devices on select international and transcontinental flights. Read more from IFP.