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Last Updated - Tuesday, September 1, 2009>Frequent business traveler Randall Blinn refuses to stay at hotels that charge for Internet access.“It really irritates me that the more expensive hotels charge for Internet access when the inexpensive hotels provide it for free,” says Blinn, a computer...

Last Updated - Monday, August 31, 2009>The mobile platform is reshaping the way consumers plan, book and consume travel. In particular, the impact of the iPhone on the travel experience is and will continue to be highly disruptive and progressive. Apple’s iPhone is a new breed of mobile device with distinct features that differentiate it from competitors’...

Last Updated - Wednesday, August 26, 2009>[2009-08-25] Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that its new ordering application is available on the Apple App Store. The mobile ordering app gives iPhone and iPod Touch users the ability to create their Chipotle order, place it at the Chipotle location of their choice, and also pay for their food from their device. Read more:http://www.qsrmagazine.com/articles/news/story.phtml?id=9211&utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication ...

Last Updated - Thursday, August 20, 2009>Federal authorities are investigating the hacking of computer systems which include guests’ names and credit card information, across various Radisson Hotels & Resorts in the United States and Canada.The hotel group, whose major shareholder is US company Carlson, confirmed yesterday that its computer systems were accessed...

Last Updated - Wednesday, July 22, 2009>Hilton Hotels is launching a mobile web application that will offer customers full booking capabilities, initially in the UK and Germany with a view to a global roll-out.The solution, created by Mobile Travel Technologies, enables travellers to search and select a hotel, view hotel information and images, plus make and change...

Last Updated - Monday, July 6, 2009>Domino’s Pizza employees better beware. Screw up an order and your name is mud–digitally speaking, that is.Last week the Ann Arbor, Mich.-based restaurant chain unveiled graphic-heavy online ordering system dubbed Pizza Tracker. Its highly customized software can identify by name the person making a customer’s pizza. Read...

Last Updated - Thursday, July 2, 2009>The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, in partnership with Florida State University’s Dedman School of Hospitality, has developed an application for Apple’s iPhone and iTouch that allows users to access in-depth resort information from the handheld devices.Whether a guest is planning a trip to the 2,265-room property...

Last Updated - Wednesday, July 1, 2009> CORAL GABLES, Fla. — OrderCatcher, a provider of voice recognition software, has unveiled “Pizza To Go,” a voice recognition application for the automation of pizza order-taking and delivery management. In a recent test with a national pizza chain, Pizza To Go took 40 percent of the restaurant’s orders...

Last Updated - Wednesday, July 1, 2009>Before he began using his iPhone to find restaurants, Ian Seffering’s strategy when dining out was much more hit-or-miss. If he hadn’t scoped out an area beforehand, Seffering would tend to just walk into any nearby restaurant that looked appealing. “This led to lots of bad experiences (taste, service, atmosphere,...

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