I actually like it when the pilot comes on to talk to us lowly cattle. It makes me feel like I have some kind of relationship with the person that literally controls my fate for the next X-number of hours.
I do not enjoy this when their grammar is poor, or if they sound as awake as Perry Como after downing a twenty-sixer of Jack Daniels and a handful of ludes.
The idea of unlocking things is great. I would totally buy that app.