MerchantWARE Mobile adds new mobile payment processing applications for the Google Android and Windows Mobile platforms to its already established iPhone/iPod touch and Blackberry offerings.
Using the Omni Chicago Hotel's new ORION system, guests can now utilize a variety of services, from ordering fresh made soup and salad to valet and housekeeping requests, with just a few clicks.
The Netherlands-based hotelier joins the NAVTEQ Direct Access program so that its 230 worldwide properties receive premium positioning treatment on the NAVTEQ map.
The TransNet payment system allows Tabe Foods to handle credit, debit, gift and loyalty payments for its mobile catering vehicles, all processed over a wireless network.
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VeriFone's PAYware Mobile is a card encryption sleeve that slips over the iPhone to accommodate card swipes and allow merchants to avoid high-cost "card-not-present" fees.
Aloft Abu Dhabi's use of the TeleAdapt MediaHub HD is making it easy for visitors to play media from their portable electronics through the in-room TV, including a wireless audio interface for streaming and controlling their music from an iPod or MP3-playing smartphone from anywhere in the room.
The McDonald's Operators' Association of Southern California extends free Wi-Fi services to more than 600 franchised and company-owned McDonald's restaurants in the counties of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.
Wow Bao's iPhone app uses a real time point of sale integration approach to show customers current menu prices and taxes, as well as previous orders and preferences.
Starting this month, Caesars Palace Las Vegas will offer its guests an iPhone application that features GPS capabilities, plus a new user-friendly mobile phone service designed to fast-track hotel check-in.