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CNBC: Hilton Hotels goes high-tech

Christopher Nassetta, Hilton Worldwide president & CEO, says Hilton Hotels are revolutionizing the hotel experience by offering guests the ability to check-in, select rooms and customize the hospitality experience all from their smartphones.

Hilton Revolutionizes Hotel Experience with Digital Check-In, Room Selection and Customization, and Check-Out across 650,000-Plus Rooms at More Than 4,000 Properties Worldwide

In a first for the hospitality industry, Hilton Worldwide today announced its guests will have unprecedented choice and control over their entire hotel stay with the ability to check-in and choose their exact room from digital floor plans, as well as customize their stay by purchasing upgrades and making special requests for items to be delivered to their room, on their mobile devices, tablets and computers.

Engadget: Hilton will let you use your phone as a hotel room key

ilton is launching an initiative that lets you use your Android or iOS device to control virtually every aspect of your stay. Later this summer, a Hilton app will let you choose your preferred room, make special requests, check in and check out. You'll only have to speak to staff when it's time to pick up or return your keys. And in 2015, you won't even need to do that much -- your phone will also unlock your room, letting you make a beeline for your bed after a long flight.

The Wall Street Journal: Hilton Books Upgraded Technology

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. is placing a $550 million bet that hotel guests increasingly will use smartphones to choose rooms, check in and even unlock doors.

Hilton Worldwide Introduces ‘Book More Get More’ Offer For Meetings And Events At Its Hotels In India

Hilton Worldwide launched the ‘Book More Get More’ offer that presents customers, including corporate entities and intermediaries, the opportunity to enjoy a range of exceptional benefits for booking meetings or events at the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of hotels in India.

Hilton Worldwide Designates HBO as Preferred Premium Movie Channel in U.S.

Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) today announced the designation of Home Box Office (HBO) as the preferred premium movie channel at U.S. hotel and resort properties within the Hilton Worldwide portfolio of brands.

One-in-Four Dads is Dreaming of Golf this Father’s Day

According to a recent study by Hilton*, a fourth of U.S. dads are hoping to receive a golf-related gift this Father’s Day, while most American men would rather golf with their dad instead of the President. Just in time for Dad’s big day, Hilton launched Hilton.com/Golf, a website providing a suite of offerings for travel and golf enthusiasts.