The number of U.S. households watching streaming TV services – those that deliver cable TV-like programming over the internet – has grown a remarkable 58% over last year, according to new data from comScore. However, these services still account for a small portion of the overall market, as only 5 percent (4.9 million) of U.S.
For some it's hard to comprehend how drastically the ways we consume music, TV and movies has changed. Baby boomers and even some Gen X'ers can recall a time when most homes had only one television set. And viewing options were limited to what was on at that moment on the three major networks. Eventually
Those in attendance at HITEC 2018 saw something very clearly. Our industry is growing leaps and bounds in technology, particularly real-time solutions entering the space. During the Entrepreneur 20X Pitch Competition (E20X) the idea of real-time technologies was abundant. The Judge’s Choice Award winner, REPLY.AI, is making the world of guest communications more about instant
Introducing Amazon Alexa for Hospitality Amazon today announced Alexa for Hospitality, a new experience offered by invitation to hoteliers that brings the simplicity and convenience of Alexa to hotels, vacation rentals, and other hospitality locations. Using the Amazon Echo in their room, guests can now ask Alexa for hotel information, contact the hotel to request
Hotel Guests Can Stream Via the New SHOWTIME App for Free During Their Stays, Without a Login or Password Today, World Cinema, the leading innovator of in-room entertainment technologies, announced a sales partnership with SHOWTIME for distribution sales of the SHOWTIME Hotel App, included with the WorldVue Platform. Through the app, hotels are now able to provide free access to the
Future proofing is a term that might be new to a lot of people. The concept first originated because technology advances so quickly. Tech companies need a way to protect themselves from rolling technology out that will be outdated in the future. In essence, it’s about building a preserving technology that can almost predict future
Powerful partners are what make a company great. Partners can be found in every department of your organization and even in friends outside the company. Seeking out likeminded companies with similar values and fostering relationships with them can lead to benefits for your company, its employees and your clients. Alternately, failing to properly vet potential