Hotel

01.20.15
Marriott plans to bring Netflix to your hotel room TV
01.20.15

Marriott plans to bring Netflix to your hotel room TV

The next time you're on a trip, you may have something to watch on the hotel room TV besides the u...

By J. Fingas,   01.20.15
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01.15.15
Marriott no longer wants to block guests' WiFi devices
01.15.15

Marriott no longer wants to block guests' WiFi devices

Marriott's (thankfully) raising the white flag and admitting defeat to Google, Microsoft and every...

By M. Moon,   01.15.15
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12.23.14
Google and Microsoft fight hotels' attempts to block personal WiFi
12.23.14

Google and Microsoft fight hotels' attempts to block personal WiFi

The battle between hotels and hotspot-toting travelers isn't over just because Marriott settled a...

By J. Fingas,   12.23.14
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10.29.14
Check out HelloTel when you check in to your hotel
10.29.14

Check out HelloTel when you check in to your hotel

HelloTel is a brand new social networking app. This app allows users to "check-in" to a hotel much...

By C. Taylor,   10.29.14
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10.05.14
Marriott settles complaint that it forced convention goers to use hotel WiFi
10.05.14

Marriott settles complaint that it forced convention goers to use hotel WiFi

Ever suspected that a hotel was forcing you to use its paid WiFi by making your mobile hotspot unu...

By J. Fingas,   10.05.14
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08.04.14
New York hotel tried to charge $500 fines for negative online reviews
08.04.14

New York hotel tried to charge $500 fines for negative online reviews

Big brands and colossal companies spend small fortunes to protect their online reputations, so wha...

By C. Velazco,   08.04.14
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07.29.14
Google now shows what you can do near your hotel
07.29.14

Google now shows what you can do near your hotel

When you land in a strange new city, your first instinct may be to see what there is to do near yo...

By J. Fingas,   07.29.14
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07.28.14
Hilton will let you use your phone as a hotel room key
07.28.14

Hilton will let you use your phone as a hotel room key

Starwood isn't the only hotel chain that wants you to use your smartphone as a hotel room key; Hil...

By J. Fingas,   07.28.14
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