New York's Chatwal hotel has installed a guestroom television system that features interactive web-based apps and premium HD content.
Suite includes a mobile wallet platform and a set of mobile marketing services that enable location-based offers, gifting and loyalty services.
Guest media and entertainment consumption is driving demand for more bandwidth in hotels at a rate that is much faster than in many other locations offering Wi-Fi. Get the most out of the bandwidth that you have with these top strategies.
The point-of-sale supplier marketplace is getting serious about mobile offerings as established technology vendors, as well as a number of new startups, are entering into the mobile fray. HT recaps eight mobile POS releases from 2011.
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Rustle Hill Restaurant & Winery, Cobden, Ill, has turned to a text messaging system, TextMyFood, which allows guests to send SMS messages to their server using their personal phones.
Level 3 Communications will also help to improve website content security for RIU Hotels & Resorts and its website visitors.
The ink isn't yet dry on the NCR and Radiant deal, and the industry is already talking about how the merger will affect both companies' standing in the marketplace. Here's how each company is expected to benefit from the acquisition, plus the bottom line for hospitality end-users.
The new tableside ordering and payment solution works in conjunction with traditional pcAmerica POS terminals and synchronizes guest checks and menus in real-time.
The new Priority Club Rewards app for Windows Phone provides another mobile booking option for InterContinental Hotels Group's 58 million Priority Club members.