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Hotel's $500-fine policy for bad reviews gets low marks

The Union Street Guest House in New York faces Internet fury after its policy to fine wedding parties $500 for each bad review goes viral.

By 5 August 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 067: Inflatable space hotels, ultra-realistic CG, a chameleon jacket, and more

Bigelow's "BEAM" is an expandable module for the International Space Station hoping to be a stepping stone towards commercial space accommodations, but the current $50 million price tag is a little astronomical. So...Kickstarter to send us to space, anyone?

By 14 October 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 067: Inflatable space hotels, ultra-realistic CG, a chameleon jacket, and more

On today's show, we debate the cost of staying in a space hotel, check out an unbelievably realistic CG render named "Ed," and imagine what we'd do with a jacket that changes color to match whatever you're touching.

By 14 October 2014

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How to find deals on last minute flights and hotels

It's not too late to plan that last minute summer getaway. Here's how to get great deals on spontaneous trips.

By 20 August 2014

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Hilton to replace hotel room keys with smartphones

Hilton announces an initiative that will let guests access their rooms using their smartphones while relegating key cards to the history bin.

By 29 July 2014

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Hotel guests blackmailing owners with threat of negative reviews?

Some hotels and restaurants say customers are using the power of sites like TripAdvisor to finagle free benefits.

By 10 May 2014

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Glasshole heaven: Hotel offers free drink if you wear Glass

San Francisco's Stanford Court Hotel wants to attract the techie crowd. So Google Glass wearers get a free drink. There must be a catch, right? Well, a small one.

By 19 March 2014

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Unlock your hotel room door with your cell phone

Lose your hotel key card? Did it accidentally get demagnetized? Well, there's a new, high-tech way to get into your room: mobile keys that let guests unlock their doors with their cell phones. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By 6 March 2014

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Peace, quiet, and a love hotel for your soul in New York

An app called Breather is like AirBnB for a peaceful corner of a big city. It uses space in office buildings that can be rented by the hour.

By 28 February 2014

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Finally, someone wants to ease the pain of booking a hotel

Traxo, which fancies itself as the world's most powerful personal travel manager, now says it knows exactly where you want to stay. Because it cares. Yes, like Scarlett Johannson in "Her."

By 28 January 2014