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 WebHotelier Selects Revinate to Power Their Hotels with Online Reputation Data http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83745WebHotelier_Selects_Revinate_to_Power_Their_Hotels_with_Online_Reputation_Data.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83745WebHotelier_Selects_Revinate_to_Power_Their_Hotels_with_Online_Reputation_Data.html API integration gives all WebHotelier hotel clients insight into their online reputation scores, allowing hotels to interact and engage with their guest reviews. Tue, 26 May 2015 14:46:33 EST Shared Services & Outsourcing Summit for Hospitality & Service - Las Vegas August 10-12. http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83700Shared_Services___Outsourcing_Summit_for_Hospitality___Service___Las_Vegas_August_______.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83700Shared_Services___Outsourcing_Summit_for_Hospitality___Service___Las_Vegas_August_______.html The Summit is the only event designed around implementing and furthering a shared services program to produce back office organization and front office benefits within hospitality and service. Plus, it's the only event that allows you to benchmark against your true peers. Thu, 21 May 2015 12:11:18 EST Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown Hotel Installs FlyteBoard to Keep Airline Crews On Time http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83699Sheraton_Albuquerque_Uptown_Hotel_Installs_FlyteBoard_to_Keep_Airline_Crews_On_Time.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83699Sheraton_Albuquerque_Uptown_Hotel_Installs_FlyteBoard_to_Keep_Airline_Crews_On_Time.html Staff Delivers Real-Time Flight Information to Guests without ‘Handheld Hypnotism;’ FlyteBoard Airline Information Display lets Staff Make Eye Contact with Guests, not Mobile Devices Thu, 21 May 2015 09:49:53 EST InvoTech Expands International Reseller Network, Adds Clients Worldwide http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83697InvoTech_Expands_International_Reseller_Network__Adds_Clients_Worldwide.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83697InvoTech_Expands_International_Reseller_Network__Adds_Clients_Worldwide.html Global Demand for RFID Linen and Uniform Management Drives Client Growth, New International Resellers Thu, 21 May 2015 09:41:12 EST Your Hotels Worldwide Endorses ERevMax As the Preferred Channel Manager Partner http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83696Your_Hotels_Worldwide_Endorses_ERevMax_As_the_Preferred_Channel_Manager_Partner.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83696Your_Hotels_Worldwide_Endorses_ERevMax_As_the_Preferred_Channel_Manager_Partner.html Scandinavian hotels to benefit from seamless connectivity and global exposure Thu, 21 May 2015 09:38:55 EST Guest-facing Technology Changes From a Desirable Feature to a Must-have http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83688Guest_facing_Technology_Changes_From_a_Desirable_Feature_to_a_Must_have.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83688Guest_facing_Technology_Changes_From_a_Desirable_Feature_to_a_Must_have.html The hotel industry is finally ready to accept the latest trends in customer behaviour and adapt technology investments to the needs of its guests Wed, 20 May 2015 10:51:38 EST Groupize Unveils Instant Bookings for Small Groups on Groupize.com Affiliate Sites http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83682Groupize_Unveils_Instant_Bookings_for_Small_Groups_on_Groupize_com_Affiliate_Sites.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83682Groupize_Unveils_Instant_Bookings_for_Small_Groups_on_Groupize_com_Affiliate_Sites.html Groupize.com introduces real-time bookings and new demand for small group and meeting business online, bringing more revenue to participating hotels and reducing the requirement to respond to eRFPs Wed, 20 May 2015 08:25:13 EST Gogobot Debuts API Platform, Unveils First Partner Integrations with HomeAway, Leonardo Hotels and Kiwi Collection http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83681Gogobot_Debuts_API_Platform__Unveils_First_Partner_Integrations_with_HomeAway__Leonardo_Hotels_and_Kiwi_Collection.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83681Gogobot_Debuts_API_Platform__Unveils_First_Partner_Integrations_with_HomeAway__Leonardo_Hotels_and_Kiwi_Collection.html Today Gogobot announced the availability of Gogobot's API platform, allowing businesses - from major travel brands to independent hotels and restaurants - to enhance their customers’ experiences on their sites by adding high quality content from Gogobot. Wed, 20 May 2015 08:17:47 EST Industry Association Eases Acceptance of Virtual Credit Cards by Hotels http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83662Industry_Association_Eases_Acceptance_of_Virtual_Credit_Cards_by_Hotels.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83662Industry_Association_Eases_Acceptance_of_Virtual_Credit_Cards_by_Hotels.html Hotel Technology Next Generation (HTNG) announced the release of the Virtual Payment Cards Specification, which provides a standard mechanism for hotels to distinguish virtual cards from traditional cards and handle them more efficiently. Tue, 19 May 2015 18:53:02 EST Travel Agent Booking.com Has Made Guest Data Anonymous http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83659Travel_Agent_Booking_com_Has_Made_Guest_Data_Anonymous.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83659Travel_Agent_Booking_com_Has_Made_Guest_Data_Anonymous.html Are you armed with the right tools to keep ownership of your own guest data? Find out more about the implications of Booking.com's anonymization of guest email addresses. Tue, 19 May 2015 11:23:16 EST PAS Solves Integration Heartburn with PasUNITY Integration HUB (IHUB) http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83649PAS_Solves_Integration_Heartburn_with_PasUNITY_Integration_HUB__IHUB_.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83649PAS_Solves_Integration_Heartburn_with_PasUNITY_Integration_HUB__IHUB_.html Integration no longer needs to be difficult Tue, 19 May 2015 09:35:11 EST How Marriott is Using Mobile Messaging to Transform Visiting a Hotel - Mobile Marketer http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83622How_Marriott_is_Using_Mobile_Messaging_to_Transform_Visiting_a_Hotel___Mobile_Marketer.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83622How_Marriott_is_Using_Mobile_Messaging_to_Transform_Visiting_a_Hotel___Mobile_Marketer.html Marriott Hotels is redefining the hotel visit with mobile at the center, enabling members of its loyalty program to engage in real-time conversations with staff before, during and after a visit through the brand’s application. Mon, 18 May 2015 07:22:35 EST Nearly Half of U.K. Travelers Engaging With Travel on Both Their Pcs and Mobile Devices http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83591Nearly_Half_of_U_K__Travelers_Engaging_With_Travel_on_Both_Their_Pcs_and_Mobile_Devices.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83591Nearly_Half_of_U_K__Travelers_Engaging_With_Travel_on_Both_Their_Pcs_and_Mobile_Devices.html Study from Expedia Media Solutions and comScore Reveals Consumer Travel Decisions in a Multiscreen World and the Implications to Travel Brands and Advertisers Thu, 14 May 2015 09:23:20 EST Marriott Launches Mobile Request http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83581Marriott_Launches_Mobile_Request.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83581Marriott_Launches_Mobile_Request.html Travelers everywhere will be able to instantly connect with 500 Marriott Hotels worldwide before, during and after their stays using the new Mobile Request option on the Marriott Mobile app. Specifically designed to enable guests to request services and amenities from their mobile devices, the new app feature is being introduced at 46 hotels today. Wed, 13 May 2015 18:17:37 EST Regatta Travel Solutions Joins Forces with LeisureLink to Connect Destinations with Vacation Rental Properties http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83532Regatta_Travel_Solutions_Joins_Forces_with_LeisureLink_to_Connect_Destinations_with_Vacation_Rental_Properties.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83532Regatta_Travel_Solutions_Joins_Forces_with_LeisureLink_to_Connect_Destinations_with_Vacation_Rental_Properties.html Regatta Travel Solutions announced today that they have entered into a strategic partnership with LeisureLink. The new alliance will allow both companies to present a more complete solution to certain Destination Marketing Organizations (DMOs) that represent both hotels and vacation rentals. Tue, 12 May 2015 08:16:19 EST Maestro PMS Users’ Conference 2015: Ah Ha Moments for Everyone http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83457Maestro_PMS_Users_______Conference_______Ah_Ha_Moments_for_Everyone.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83457Maestro_PMS_Users_______Conference_______Ah_Ha_Moments_for_Everyone.html The 2015 Maestro Users’ Conference in Santa Cruz, CA Gave Operators New Information, Best Practices and Some Great Times Wed, 6 May 2015 09:10:15 EST ERevMax Expands Presence in Middle East with Fortune Hotels http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83456ERevMax_Expands_Presence_in_Middle_East_with_Fortune_Hotels.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83456ERevMax_Expands_Presence_in_Middle_East_with_Fortune_Hotels.html 4 properties sign up for RateTiger LIVE at ATM Dubai Wed, 6 May 2015 09:04:31 EST Dorma and Kaba Announce Merger Plans http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83419Dorma_and_Kaba_Announce_Merger_Plans.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83419Dorma_and_Kaba_Announce_Merger_Plans.html dorma+kaba to become one of the global top 3 companies in the security and access solutions market, with pro-forma sales exceeding CHF 2 billion (EUR 1.9 billion) Tue, 5 May 2015 11:31:53 EST TravelClick Expands Presence Across Asia Pacific http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83414TravelClick_Expands_Presence_Across_Asia_Pacific.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83414TravelClick_Expands_Presence_Across_Asia_Pacific.html Shangri-La, Meritus, and Pan Pacific Hotels & Resorts Embrace TravelClick’s Demand360 Business Intelligence Product Tue, 5 May 2015 09:11:25 EST White Lodging Combines Guest Comfort and Energy Savings with INNCOM http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83413White_Lodging_Combines_Guest_Comfort_and_Energy_Savings_with_INNCOM.html http://www.hotelnewsresource.com/article83413White_Lodging_Combines_Guest_Comfort_and_Energy_Savings_with_INNCOM.html What is the Bottom Line from a Greener Footprint and Pampered Guests? White Lodging Records Superior Guest Experience with Double-Digit Energy Savings Tue, 5 May 2015 09:08:04 EST