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Hilton doubles down on construction trends with a San Francisco hotel

Hilton is jumping onto the modular construction trend by using the strategy in a new Home2 Suites, a modular build hotel that will provide accommodations to travelers and guests in San Francisco.
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Check into Hilton’s ‘connected room’ for a more modern hotel experience

Hilton Hotels is testing new features for its app, putting more control into your smartphone so you can get the room just how you like it. Dubbed "the connected room," it's coming to a (Hilton) hotel room near you soon.
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Your hotel stay could soon involve a smart room thanks to Hilton

One day soon, even your home away from home could be of the smart variety. At the Skift Global Forum, which took place in New York last week, Hilton CEO Christopher J. Nassetta teased a new concept involving a "smart room."
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Watch IBM’s Watson-powered robot bust a move — and sing

IBM's Watson just gave doing the robot a whole new twist. While dancing has never been a forte of machines, IBM's artificial intelligence system is proving that robots really can have fun (even if it has to be programmed in).
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Call him Connie, but Hilton’s new robot receptionist is powered by IBM’s Watson

On Wednesday, Hilton and IBM announced a collaboration that will bring a Watson-powered robot concierge into hotel lobbies across the United States. Her name is Connie, and she's named after founder Conrad Hilton.

Hilton latest high-end hotel group to be hit by hackers

Point-of-sale systems inside major hotels' cafes, restaurants, and gift shops appear to be a firm favorite with hackers armed with data-collecting malware. Hilton is the latest global hotel group to fall victim to an attack, it was revealed…

Hotels aren’t putting up with Orbitz and Expedia anymore

Large conglomerates like Hyatt and Hilton are now offering various incentives to customers to book through the hotels directly, rather than going through sites like Expedia or other third-party discount travel companies.

Live Nation partners with Uber to let concertgoers skip the parking lot

Live Nation and Uber have joined forces to provide concertgoers with an easier method to transport themselves to and from their favorite concert events.

Hilton will soon turn your smartphone into your hotel room key

Ideal for anyone that wants to avoid the hassle of talking to people, Hilton will soon roll out new digital features for mobile devices that will allow you to avoid speaking to anyone for your entire hotel stay.
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Hilton Goes High Tech in Guest Rooms

Hotel chain announces new Sight+Sound Rooms which will offer guests a variety of high tech toys as well as connectivity to enjoy their own.

Paris Hilton Goes Mobile Gaming

Mobile game publisher Gameloft announces they will be bringing to mobile phones games based on the pop culture icon starting this summer.

AT&T Providing Network For Super Bowl

Houston will get a network upgrade thanks to AT&T, who will supply a high-speed fiberoptic infrastructure for the Super Bowl.