Cyber-attack

Cyber-attack shut down IHG’s reservation system

A CYBER-ATTACK “significantly disrupted” booking channels and other applications for InterContinental Hotels Group last week, according to a statement from the company. Now, AAHOA...
mobile tipping solution

Wyndham launches mobile tipping solution in U.S., Canada

WYNDHAM HOTELS & RESORTS now has a mobile tipping solution for its U.S. and Canadian franchisees, the company said in a statement. Developed by...
EV Hotels has partnered with CLERHP

EV Hotels, CLERHP to build resort in Dominican Republic

ATLANTA-BASED EV Hotels, a new technology-centric hotel brand founded by Ken Patel, has partnered with Spanish firm CLERHP to construct a luxury resort in...
direct pay program for corporate guests

Choice launches direct pay program for corporate guests

CHOICE HOTELS INTERNATIONAL is implementing “Choice Direct Pay,” a system that allows corporate customers to make reservations for their employees and guests at multiple...
Hooman Shahidi, co-founder and president of electric vehicle charging hardware and software producer EVPassport

EVPassport launches cloud-based service specifically for hotels

ELECTRIC VEHICLE CHARGING stations are a growing fixture at hotels around the U.S. Now, EV charging hardware and software producer EVPassport has released a...
Websrefresh

Websrefresh offers a guide to website copyright

“Copyright” can look like a familiar yet technical term to understand in its absolute sense. Mainly, if referred to in context with websites, this...
EV Hotels

EV Hotels enters metaverse with new partnership

EV HOTELS, A new technology-centric hotel brand founded by Ken Patel, is entering the “metaverse” by way of a partnership with “metavestor” club BAPESWORLD....

USTA: New EV program will shape the future of travel mobility

THE U.S. TRAVEL ASSOCIATION said that the Biden administration’s National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure program will shape the future of travel mobility in the U.S....
Netlink Voice

Netlink Voice acquires communication platform Phonesuite

ASIAN AMERICAN OWNED technology firm Netlink Voice LLC has acquired Phonesuite, a hospitality voice communication platform used by several hotel brands, the company said...
smart room technology in hotels

OYO and Microsoft to develop ‘smart room’ technology

MICROSOFT AND OYO Hotels and Homes will work together to develop “smart room” technology including customized in-room experiences, self-check-in, guest ID verification and augmented...