Hotel Technology News

Virgin Hotels Upgrades Its Mobile App with Contactless Features

Virgin Hotels is the latest major hotel brand to unveil an updated version of its mobile app with contactless features in response to the public health crisis. The new and improved app is designed to […]

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Akia Secures New Funding Round to Grow Its Hotel Messaging Platform

Menlo Park-based startup Akia has secured a new round of funding from GSR Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm with more than $3 billion under management. Akia, which is focused on transforming the way hotels […]

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Marriott International Utilizes Advanced Technologies to Elevate Its Cleanliness Standards in the Age of COVID-19

With COVID-19 front and center, major hotel chains, as well as independents, are working to assure guests that they are safeguarding their health through increased cleanliness, hygiene and social distancing. This week, Marriott International rolled […]

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Technology-powered Apartment-Hotel Brand Domio Raises $100 Million in Funding

New York-based technology-powered apartment-hotel brand Domio has raised $100 million in Series B funding, evenly divided between equity and debt financing. The equity round was led by GGV Capital, with participation from additional investors, including: […]