Today's Hotel Technology News http://www.hotelnewsresource.com Today's Hotel Technology News from Hotel News Resource en-us Hotel News Resource http://www.nevistas.com/nev_logo.gif http://www.hotelnewsresource.com support@nevistas.com DHISCO Further Expands Into Alternative Lodging With RentalsCombined.net http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90866DHISCO_Further_Expands_Into_Alternative_Lodging_With_RentalsCombined_net.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90866DHISCO_Further_Expands_Into_Alternative_Lodging_With_RentalsCombined_net.html By implementing the DHISCO Switch, RentalsCombined.net will offer new suppliers, as well as traditional hotel companies, the opportunity to list real-time rates and inventory for serviced apartments and other business and vacation rentals. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 11:45:19 EST Moving Beyond Apps: Making Mobile More Strategic http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90865Moving_Beyond_Apps__Making_Mobile_More_Strategic.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90865Moving_Beyond_Apps__Making_Mobile_More_Strategic.html A large majority - almost 7 in 10 (69 percent) - of travel professionals indicate their travel program does not have a mobile strategy in place, according to new research by the GBTA Foundation in partnership with Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) and the Carlson Family Foundation. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:53:19 EST Petit Palace Hoteles Increases Revenues and Improves Guest Experiences Through TrustYou Partnership http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90860Petit_Palace_Hoteles_Increases_Revenues_and_Improves_Guest_Experiences_Through_TrustYou_Partnership.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90860Petit_Palace_Hoteles_Increases_Revenues_and_Improves_Guest_Experiences_Through_TrustYou_Partnership.html Generates 40% Increase in Revenue in Two Years; Committing to Guest Experience Through Significantly Enhancing Response Rate Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:53:11 EST Potential Data Security Incident at Millennium Hotels & Resorts North America http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90836Potential_Data_Security_Incident_at_Millennium_Hotels___Resorts_North_America.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90836Potential_Data_Security_Incident_at_Millennium_Hotels___Resorts_North_America.html Millennium Hotels & Resorts North America (MHR) has become aware of a data security incident involving food and beverage point of sale systems at 14 of its hotels in the United States. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:02:32 EST Aloft Hotels Unveils Voice-Activated Hotel Rooms http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90828Aloft_Hotels_Unveils_Voice_Activated_Hotel_Rooms.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90828Aloft_Hotels_Unveils_Voice_Activated_Hotel_Rooms.html Guests Can Control Temperature, Lighting and More Simply By Using 'Hey Siri' - Aloft Boston Seaport and Aloft Santa Clara Offer Guests Access to In-Room iPad Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:08:28 EST Caption Hospitality Completes Integrations With Erevmax http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90807Caption_Hospitality_Completes_Integrations_With_Erevmax.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90807Caption_Hospitality_Completes_Integrations_With_Erevmax.html Interface to assist independent properties with seamless online booking connectivity Wed, 24 Aug 2016 09:33:47 EST Four Points by Sheraton Boston Logan Airport Hotel Gives Guests Real-Time Airline Flight Schedules http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90792Four_Points_by_Sheraton_Boston_Logan_Airport_Hotel_Gives_Guests_Real_Time_Airline_Flight_Schedules.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90792Four_Points_by_Sheraton_Boston_Logan_Airport_Hotel_Gives_Guests_Real_Time_Airline_Flight_Schedules.html Flyte Systems®’ Lobby Flight Information Display Shows Arrivals, Departures, Gates for Boston’s Logan International Airport, Plus Doppler Radar for Travel Weather Updates Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:02:26 EST Alpin Rentals Luxury Group Appoints SiteMinder to Take Control of Inventory and Rates http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90789Alpin_Rentals_Luxury_Group_Appoints_SiteMinder_to_Take_Control_of_Inventory_and_Rates.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90789Alpin_Rentals_Luxury_Group_Appoints_SiteMinder_to_Take_Control_of_Inventory_and_Rates.html The appointment sees Alpin Rentals adopt SiteMinder’s Channel Manager, the global hotel industry’s leading cloud platform for online room inventory and dynamic rate management, at its 15 properties located in the alpine destinations of Kaprun, Zell am See, Saalbach and Leogang. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:24:38 EST The Right Property Management System a Key Factor in Hotel Success, According to Latest Industry Research http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90787The_Right_Property_Management_System_a_Key_Factor_in_Hotel_Success__According_to_Latest_Industry_Research.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90787The_Right_Property_Management_System_a_Key_Factor_in_Hotel_Success__According_to_Latest_Industry_Research.html Starfleet Research, the leading provider of best practices IT market research for the hospitality industry, today announced the release of The 2016 Smart Decision Guide to Hotel Property Management Systems. It is currently available for complimentary access. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:06:15 EST TrustYou Extends Reach of Its Meta-Reviews Through Partnership with TRIPCON http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90765TrustYou_Extends_Reach_of_Its_Meta_Reviews_Through_Partnership_with_TRIPCON.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90765TrustYou_Extends_Reach_of_Its_Meta_Reviews_Through_Partnership_with_TRIPCON.html Bolsters Global Presence with Key Agreement in Japan Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:49:36 EST How Marriott Transformed Itself to Meet the Demands of a Digital World - eMarketer http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90762How_Marriott_Transformed_Itself_to_Meet_the_Demands_of_a_Digital_World___eMarketer.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90762How_Marriott_Transformed_Itself_to_Meet_the_Demands_of_a_Digital_World___eMarketer.html Andy Kauffman, vice president of digital at Marriott, spoke with eMarketer’s Bryan Yeager about his company’s transformation to meet the real-time, always-on demands of today’s digital world. Thu, 18 Aug 2016 14:05:19 EST Netflix Expands Hotel Distribution http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90718Netflix_Expands_Hotel_Distribution.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90718Netflix_Expands_Hotel_Distribution.html Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Enseo signed an agreement expanding Enseo’s rights to now distribute the Netflix application on select Enseo devices to any hotel under a specific contract with Enseo in any country where the Netflix service is available. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 10:27:27 EST Wyndham Video: How to Optimize Smarter Pricing, RM & Total RM http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90707Wyndham_Video__How_to_Optimize_Smarter_Pricing__RM___Total_RM.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90707Wyndham_Video__How_to_Optimize_Smarter_Pricing__RM___Total_RM.html In this presentation Tony Gothard, Senior Director Revenue, Sales & Marketing, Wyndham Hotel Group shares his top tips on how to develop a revenue management strategy which increases profitability throughout your organization. Tue, 16 Aug 2016 11:48:56 EST DHISCO Signs First Southern African B2B Partner, Plum Accommodation http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90697DHISCO_Signs_First_Southern_African_B_B_Partner__Plum_Accommodation.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90697DHISCO_Signs_First_Southern_African_B_B_Partner__Plum_Accommodation.html With plans to expand extensively into the emerging sub-Saharan Africa regions, Canada, the Middle East and Eastern Europe, the partnership offers Plum Accommodation’s agents access to real-time rates and availability at DHISCO’s more than 110,000 global hotel partners, while giving the hotels an expanded footprint in these growing markets. Tue, 16 Aug 2016 10:35:40 EST Calling All Travel Startups & Innovators! http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90696Calling_All_Travel_Startups___Innovators_.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90696Calling_All_Travel_Startups___Innovators_.html Only 4 weeks left to enter EyeforTravel’s Startup & Innovation in Travel Awards 2016 Tue, 16 Aug 2016 09:51:59 EST Study - Customers’ Attitudes About Tabletop Technology in Full-Service Restaurants http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90680Study___Customers_______Attitudes_About_Tabletop_Technology_in_Full_Service_Restaurants.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90680Study___Customers_______Attitudes_About_Tabletop_Technology_in_Full_Service_Restaurants.html The study notes that guest-facing tabletop technology is becoming widely accepted by consumers, with many guests reporting they are more likely to dine at a restaurant containing this technology. Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:41:55 EST 20 Hotels Including Marriott and Hyatt Hit by Data Stealing Malware - India Today http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90675___Hotels_Including_Marriott_and_Hyatt_Hit_by_Data_Stealing_Malware___India_Today.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90675___Hotels_Including_Marriott_and_Hyatt_Hit_by_Data_Stealing_Malware___India_Today.html A data breach at 20 U.S. hotels operated by HEI Hotels & Resorts for Starwood, Marriott, Hyatt and Intercontinental may have divulged payment card data from tens of thousands of food, drink and other transactions, HEI said on Sunday. Mon, 15 Aug 2016 12:03:47 EST Digital Key Has Opened 2 Million Doors for Hilton HHonors Members at 400 Hotels http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90639Digital_Key_Has_Opened___Million_Doors_for_Hilton_HHonors_Members_at_____Hotels.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90639Digital_Key_Has_Opened___Million_Doors_for_Hilton_HHonors_Members_at_____Hotels.html Hilton celebrates the one-year anniversary of Digital Key Thu, 11 Aug 2016 09:16:26 EST Holiday Inn Houston NE Bush Airport Hotel Opens with FlyteBoard to Maximize Travel Convenience http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90637Holiday_Inn_Houston_NE_Bush_Airport_Hotel_Opens_with_FlyteBoard_to_Maximize_Travel_Convenience.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90637Holiday_Inn_Houston_NE_Bush_Airport_Hotel_Opens_with_FlyteBoard_to_Maximize_Travel_Convenience.html New Build Holiday Inn Offers Quiet Rooms, A-List Amenities, Plus Mercedes Benz Airport Shuttles and Airline Flight and Gate Information to Keep Guests on Schedule Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:15:45 EST POS Partners Inc. Is Pleased to Announce That It Is Now a Berg Distributer and Reseller http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90633POS_Partners_Inc__Is_Pleased_to_Announce_That_It_Is_Now_a_Berg_Distributer_and_Reseller.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article90633POS_Partners_Inc__Is_Pleased_to_Announce_That_It_Is_Now_a_Berg_Distributer_and_Reseller.html Many bar, club, restaurant, casino, hotel, stadium and venue owners worldwide rely on Berg liquor controls and liquor control systems to help control costs, improve profitability and make informed bar management decisions. Wed, 10 Aug 2016 13:42:06 EST