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Hilton Brings Its Hospitality Expertise to Space Station Design While First Space Hotel Moves Up Its Planned Opening Date

Hilton has reportedly signed on as the official hotel partner of Starlab, the planned free-flying commercial space station. Hilton will reportedly work with Voyager Space, a global provider of spacecraft technology, bringing hospitality expertise and experience to […]

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Choice Hotels Launches New Payment Technology Solution For Corporate Customers

Choice Hotels International, which ranks as one of the largest lodging franchisors in the world with more than 7,500 hotels representing approximately 650,000 rooms in 46 countries, is building on several previously-announced innovations and investments […]

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A Global Think Tank Unveils Its Concepts for Hotel Technologies of the Future

After an eight-month collaborative effort, which included regular and virtual reality meet-ups on a custom-built HOT airship in the metaverse, a team of more than 200 including representatives from Hilton, IHG and Marriott hotels, along […]

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Hilton Opens the Door to Its New Digital Key Sharing Technology

Hilton has unveiled a series of technology innovations designed to enhance the guest experience across the company’s 18 hotel brands. In a first for a major hospitality company, a new technology-enabled capability, dubbed Digital Key […]

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More Hotel Brands Pursue Technology-Enabled Initiatives in Bid to To Achieve Net-Zero Emissions

Increasingly, in response to both guest and employee pressure, as well existing or anticipated regulatory requirements, hotels are increasingly utilizing next-generation technologies to achieve sustainability and eco-friendly practices in their operations. These practices range from […]

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Virgin Hotels Unveils Upgraded App Featuring Cashless Tipping, Secure ID Verification and Expanded Room Controls

Lifestyle hotel brand Virgin Hotels has updated their mobile app, dubbed Lucy. The app incorporates several innovations in contactless features, including pre-arrival identity verification, cashless tipping and expanded room controls, that guests can employ from […]