The High Tech Hotel of 1921 Had an Alarm Clock In Every Room

Today, hotels offer high-tech amenities that just a generation ago would be astounding — RFID key cards, customizable ambiance at the push of a button, and coming soon, humanoid robot concierges. So what started the high-tech hotel craze? It can all be traced back to the 1920s, when Americans started to demand a… » 3/05/15 5:09am Yesterday 5:09am

Lego is building an actual hotel (only partially out of Legos)

No longer content with its Star Wars, Marvel, DC, TMNT, Lord of the Rings, Pirates of the Caribbean and Pixar licenses, its theme parks, or its complete domination of the construction blocks toy market, the Lego corporation has decided to pool its bricks into creating an actual Lego-themed hotel in Carlsbad,… » 12/18/12 8:20am 12/18/12 8:20am