Friday Poll: Welcome to the Hotel Gadget

Hotels are getting increasingly hip to gadgets. Which offering would most entice you to choose one hotel over another next time you're on vacation?

CNET News Poll

Checking in to Hotel Gadget
Which gadget offering would most entice you to pick one hotel over another?

A Wii in every room
Microsoft Surface in the lobby as concierge
Free e-book readers loaded with titles
52-inch 1080p HDTV
Waterproof iPod Touches for checkout poolside

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Microsoft Surface

Let's say you're staying at a nice hotel on vacation, and you'll have plenty of time to relax. As a reader of Crave, it's likely your relaxation has something to do with using gear. Hotels are starting to include gadgets (for free or for a nominal fee) as an incentive, and it's a great idea.

But we'd like to know which gadget offering would most entice you to choose one hotel over another next time you're on holiday. Vote in our poll. And if we missed anything, let us know in our TalkBack section below.

About the author

    With more than 15 years experience testing hardware (and being obsessed with it), Crave freelance writer Matt Hickey can tell the good gadgets from the great. He also has a keen eye for future technology trends. Matt has blogged for publications including TechCrunch, CrunchGear, and most recently, Gizmodo. Matt is a member of the CNET Blog Network and is not an employee of CBS Interactive. E-mail Matt.


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