Southern California’s flow of venture capital — lifeblood to many young, growing businesses — slowed last year from 2015’s post-recession high.Dow Jones VentureSource reports 324 venture capital deals were made in th
At the National Retail Federation The Focus is on AI
Artificial intelligence (AI) and other leading-edge technologies will be highlights of this year’s National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show in New York, but many retailers are still struggling with more rudimentary analytics.
Hyatt CEO Mark Hoplamazian at the Andaz Tokyo. Hoplamazian sees 2017 being a pivotal year for Hyatt in terms of its growth and continued efforts to develop stronger ties between the company and its guests. Hyatt Corporation
Given how much we all travel, some insight into what’s going on in the world of hotels.
Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG®) today launches its 2017 Trends Report - The Uncompromising
Addressing the Paradoxes of the ‘Age of I’ - at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. The
report highlights the uncompromising nature of today’s customer who increasingly expects brands to deliver
experiences that satisfy contradictory needs.
Augmented reality (AR) is the practical sister of virtual reality (VR) technology. For hospitality application, the
AR is practically the baby steps toward a comprehensive approach to greater guest satisfaction. With
simplicity and fluidity of empowerment as its core promise, AR like that being introduced by leading hotel
brands is one of a very few truly innovative tech trends in hospitality. Here are some recent deployments of
AR paving the way for stunning tech integration.