Hotels will be able to make money from their in-room movie boxes by letting LeoNovus use them for data center processing.
Nara is a “computational neuroscience company” that analyzes user behavior and uses artificial intelligence to make personalized recommendations. It started with restaurants and today expanded to hotels.
Super incubator Rocket Internet entered the hotel business with the launch of Jovago, a hotel booking site based in Nigeria.
Hipmunk completely revamped its hotels product today, adding in new ways to understand the neighborhoods you’re staying in, so you don’t get stuck in the family zone, when you really want a fun nightlife.
[vimeo 31454691 w=770 h=433] More times than not, hotel booking is a last minute affair, and it’s usually not much fun. But with a $15 billion hotel market, there’s a great opportunity for an app-maker that can make this process seamless and fun. HotelTonight may just be that app. Stylish and elegant, HotelTonight connects nearby consumers to boutique hotels with empty rooms.
You’re a US hotel and you need to know what customers think of you. Are bed bugs a bad thing? Did they like the bidet?
Wimdu, a startup that offers a social marketplace for travel accommodations, has scored $90 million in funding from European investors Kinnevik and Rocket Internet, reports TechCrunch.
There’s no shortage of ways to book hotel rooms online, but most services have only the most basic information about one of the most important factors — the quality of the room itself.