Location Based Services

Press enter to search
Close search
Open Menu

Location Based Services

A collection of news, articles and other featured content about Location Based Services.

TraknProtect Announces New Partnership with Safety NetAccess

TraknProtect aims to endorse its position in the hospitality technology industry with new a Safety NetAccess partnership.

TraknProtect Staff Safety Webinar Series Expands

The information and education platform will now aid hoteliers impacted by staff safety (panic button) alert legislation, compliance and implementation.

Skyhook byline

Location intelligence is an underutilized asset for casinos and resorts looking to gain customer insights and make smart business and marketing decisions.

Technology has become critical to attracting and retaining hotel guests, and today that means investing in a wide range of solutions that create immediate and personal engagement. With rising expectations, surprise and delight has been replaced by expected and assumed. In this mega-trends special report, HT pulls together data from its 2016 Lodging Technology Study, combined with insight from industry thought leaders and hoteliers, to find out more about what’s shaping technology spending today. From mobile key to location-based data, these are the top technology goals and capital investment priorities in 2016.

Hotel workers are more likely to suffer injuries than coal miners, roofers, and chemical manufacturers.

Geolocation-based tech is helping transform the way hoteliers manage their operations.

Augmented reality and beacons are two ways hotels can show tech-hungry Millennials they are ahead of the curve.

New location platform allows guests to place an order via mobile device, move around the casino floor, and have their order delivered directly to them wherever they are.

Experts offer advice on how best to leverage this fast advancing tool.

Leveraging iBeacon technology and 3-D mapping, the hotel's interactive wayfinding mobile app provides guests with turn-by-turn, point-by-point navigation and directions in the palms of their hands.

Leveraging iBeacon technology and 3-D mapping, the hotel's interactive wayfinding mobile app provides guests with turn-by-turn, point-by-point navigation and directions in the palms of their hands.

New platform enables real-time vertical, indoor location for a diverse range of industries including public safety, hospitality, retail and healthcare.

If you want to define the future of hospitality, you have to constantly find ways to stay ahead of trends and anticipate consumer needs. Matthew Carroll, vice president of global brand management at Marriott Hotels, discusses the company's "Live Beta" hotel concept where guests can test the newest service concepts first-hand and give feedback in real-time.
 

Facebook and Twitter may be the social networking tools of choice today, but there's a new category of tools poised to make an impact on hospitality: geo-social networking. Find out which tools are driving this trend and how they can help you to win customer loyalty.

Show More