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Is that hotel review a fake? Review Skeptic will tell you

This free tool from researchers at Cornell University can spot fake hotel reviews to help you uncover honest opinions about your potential lodging.

By 7 January 2016

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'The Shining' hotel may get even scarier as a horror museum

The iconic Stanley Hotel hopes to open a horror museum. Future filmmakers will also have access to a production studio that will make them want to stay forever, and ever and ever.

By 29 October 2015

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Spending a night in Japan's robot-staffed hotel

CBS' Seth Doane reports from Nagasaki, Japan, where a hotel staffed entirely by robots opened this month.

By 24 July 2015

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Airbnb: Let us pay hotel taxes in New York

The service for peer-to-peer home rentals sends a letter to all members of the New York State Legislature asking for the law to be changed to allow it to collect taxes on behalf of its hosts and guests.

By 16 April 2015

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Apple Watch integrates with Starwood Hotels

Apple Watch wearers can unlock hotel room doors and get notifications.

10 March 2015

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Airbnb exec denies competition with hotels, says an Airbnb trip 'changes you'

An Airbnb trip "doesn't end when you leave -- when you go home it changes you somehow," says head of engineering Mike Curtis.

By 4 March 2015

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Tomorrow Daily: Biodegradable robot surgeons, coming soon to a tumor near you

John Hopkins University scientists are currently working on what they're calling "micrograbbers" made of hydrogel and stiff polymers. Someday, they hope to send these tiny objects into your body to perform procedures that might otherwise be invasive.

By 26 February 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 135: Biodegradable robots working in your body, the Godzilla Hotel and more

On today's show, Khail and Ashley marvel at tiny robots made to collect samples inside your body and dissolve after they're done, start saving up to stay at the Godzilla Hotel in Tokyo, and show you a retired engineer's violin-playing robot.

By 26 February 2015

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Bellhop bots? This Japanese hotel will be run by robots

Domo arigato, Mr. Roboto, for helping me with my luggage. Hen-na Hotel in Japan is set to open with check-in bots and robot concierges, porters and maids. So we don't have to tip them, right?

By 6 February 2015

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Find last-minute hotel deals

Now's the time to plan that romantic Valentine's Day getaway for you and your sweetheart. Beat overpriced hotel rates by searching for last-minute deals online. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi introduces us to new resources for saving money on weekends away.

By 4 February 2015