Articles tagged “in-room”

Netflix and Streaming Video Are Replacing Hotel Pay-Per-View Entertainment

Netflix and Streaming Video Are Replacing Hotel Pay-Per-View Entertainment

Deanna Ting, Skift

If the advent of artificial-intelligence-driven smart speakers like Google Home and Amazon Echo is any indication, the Internet of Things is that much closer to becoming a reality, even when we check into our hotel rooms.

2 years ago

Hotel Minibars Try to Make a Comeback With Better Design and Local Products

Hotel Minibars Try to Make a Comeback With Better Design and Local Products

Dan Peltier, Skift

While many say the minibar is down it definitely isn't out and companies are reimagining cleaner designs that bring together all the things hotels love, like local and tech.

3 years ago

Hyatt Hotels Is Getting Rid of In-Room Pay-Per-View Porn

Hyatt Hotels Is Getting Rid of In-Room Pay-Per-View Porn

Beth J. Harpaz, Associated Press

High-sped Internet and BYO devices is killing off traditional in-room entertainment one product at a time.

3 years ago

Marriott Becomes First Hotel Chain to Offer Guests Netflix

Marriott Becomes First Hotel Chain to Offer Guests Netflix

Associated Press

Not a bad first step towards making guests feel like they're really at home.

3 years ago

New Trends Report: The Future of Hotel In-Room Technology

New Trends Report: The Future of Hotel In-Room Technology

Jason Clampet, Skift

Driven by consumer demand for connectivity and convenience, hotels that prioritize technology are banking on in-room features that provide a return on innovation.

3 years ago