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Feb052015

Major hotel brands Free Internet Rules 2015

Many economy and midscale hotel brands have offered free internet for years. The upper upscale and luxury brands remain the final frontier for internet access fees. Since 2012, the number of hotels charging for internet has dropped by half. Only 11% of hotels in a recent poll by American Hotel & Lodging Association stated they…

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Dec102014

Marriott Rewards free WiFi worldwide begins January 15, 2015

Marriott Rewards free WiFi worldwide begins January 15, 2015 for all members who book through Marriott direct channels including Marriott reservations centers worldwide or a Marriott website, including mobile apps. Participating Marriott brands for free in room WiFi include: JW Marriott, Autograph Collection Hotels, Renaissance Hotels, Marriott Hotels, Marriott Executive Apartments, Gaylord Hotels, AC Hotels…

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Oct032014

Marriott fined $600,000 by FCC for blocking personal Wi-Fi networks

Marriott International was fined $600,000 by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission for blocking personal Wi-Fi Hot Spots using internet blocking technology at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee. While blocking access to the internet through personal hot spot devices, the convention center charged consumers and exhibitors from $250 to $1,000 for…

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