Canadian Hotel Replaces Old Hotel Phones with iPhones

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  1. sobore
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    http://www.travelerstoday.com/artic...opus-hotel-vancouver-canada-technology-ho.htm

    Technology is changing everything and businesses are trying to keep up with the times. This means that even the hotel industry to jumping on the technology upgrade bandwagon. One hotel is now replacing their hotel room phones with iPhones.

    USA Today reported that The Opus hotel in Vancouver, Canada is getting the iPhone treatment. This isn't the first time the hotel has incorporated Apple Inc. products into their rooms. In March, the hotel added iPad 2's to every room, making them the first hotel in Canada to offer the service. The iPads even come with a Virtual Concierge, making a stay easier and more convenient for guests.

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    It's a nice news!:)
     
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    I've seen several hotels with ipads in the club room, but this is a first. thanks for the info.
     
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    How do they plan to keep them from being stolen?
     
  6. sobore
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    I have the same thought, I guess it would be handled like anything else a guest has taken, clock radio, remote, etc..
     
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    Shock collars. It's amazing how quick you get used to it.
     

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