The SPG App for BlackBerry Smartphones allows guests to book stays, access their accounts, check reservations, get directions and more.
In an effort to eliminate the demagnetization problem associated with traditional mag-strip keys, CityCenter has decided to implement an RFID locking system in nearly all of the 6,000 guest rooms and suites.
MURTEC, 'The Gold Standard Restaurant Technology Event,' returns to Las Vegas this March with an agenda designed around the theme: "The Integrated Enterprise: Aligning Technology Initiatives with Business Objectives."
Homewood Suites by Hilton reveals the latest in business traveler trends, plus the steps that the brand is taking to make sure that they are meeting guests' needs.
A customized iPad application allows South Gate sommeliers to educate patrons on the NYC eatery's more than 650 wines or invites guests to instantly access the information themselves with the touch of a finger.
Facebook Places lets mobile device owners with Facebook accounts share their exact location and find the whereabouts of their friends, writes Jon Swartz of USA Today.
mPunch enables customers to scan a coded image at the register in lieu of receiving a punch, stamp, or swipe with a traditional loyalty card.
RoomWise enables hotels to offer guests 'second screen' access to a wide range of in-room entertainment options throughout their stay via the iPhone and iPad.
Set to launch this fall, Starbucks' in-store Digital Network will give customers free access to a collection of premium digital content including channels related to wellness, kids' programming and more.
A partnership between Sheraton and JiWire will allow advertisers the opportunity to reach on-the-go guests with localized messages based on their exact physical location in more than 200 hotels.