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Data-stealing malware hits Starwood POS systems

Starwood Hotels has admitted that it found data-stealing malware on the point of sale systems at more than 50 of its properties.

Trump probes possible credit, debit card breach at hotel properties

Ever since Donald Trump announced his candidacy for U.S. president it seems bad news has followed him wherever he goes. On Wednesday, security blogger Brian Krebs reported that Trump hotel properties suffered a credit and debit card breach, according to bank sources.

Infographic: Business travellers highly value hotel Wi-Fi, yet only 64% of hotels offer free Wi-Fi

For the business traveler, Wi-Fi connectivity has become essential. Yet many hotels have not caught up with this need.

Wi-Fi router flaw could give attackers keys to hotel's business network

Researchers from security firm Cylance found vulnerabilities in Wi-Fi routers used by hundreds of hotels around the world that could enable attackers to eavesdrop on guests and access the hotel's property management system.

Hotels use robots to deliver room service, greet guests

A few high-tech hotels are using robots to perform tasks once reserved for people.

News Scan: CEOs need to referee CIO/CMO matches; Dice sees record IT hiring entering 2015; More

The top news stories for Jan. 16, 2015.

Infographic: 6 tips for an effective hotel mobile strategy

There has been a sharp rise recently in the number of hotel searches on mobile devices. Yet, many hotels have not optimized their site for mobile devices or launched a mobile marketing strategy. Here are six tips for hotels to develop and implement a successful mobile strategy.

Business travelers basing hotel, airline choices on Wi-Fi, says survey

Many business travelers are basing their decisions about hotels and airlines on the availability and quality of the Wi-Fi they offer, according to the most recent iPass Mobile Workforce Report.