Alexa, where are you? Smart home and hospitality technology was big at CES in early January. Amazon and Google promoted their voice-activated speakers Alexa and Google Home Hub. Hospitality executives have called the speakers the industry’s future. Yet for all the hype, the revolution is unfolding at a cautious pace on the Strip as well as in other major U.S. hospitality markets. Hotels are focusing their consumer-facing technology investments on adding streaming capabilities, like Netflix, and enhancing their mobile apps, a December report by Hospitality Technology showed. Voice-enabled technology is 10th on that priority list.
The Michelin-starred Tim Ho Wan, along with its affordable price point, to open at the Palms on Sept. 29.
Nike has cut ties with Antonio Brown, and New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is through answering questions about his embattled receiver.
An arrest report describes the “deplorable conditions” that Las Vegas police found at an unlicensed group home while issuing a search warrant on Sept. 12.
You could fill a catalog with people and companies looking to make a buck off the Storm Area 51 movement. Reno residents Chris Reid and Justin Wainscott wouldn’t be in it.
The actress known as “Bridget the Midget,” was booked Wednesday under her legal name, Cheryl Marie Murphy, in connection with a domestic disturbance early that morning.
Two fires that became fiery death traps for a combined 70 souls, are two of the worst disasters in modern California history. Each has brought a search for blame.
Walmart says it will stop selling electronic cigarettes at its namesake stores and Sam’s Clubs following a string illnesses and deaths related to vaping.
TV Guide’s Matt Roush fields viewers television-related questions.
Elijah Lynum died late last year of natural causes while awaiting trial in two separate slayings in December 2017 and August 2018.
The heart of Saudi Arabia’s oil industry remained wrapped in scaffolding Friday as workers sought to repair the charred innards and shrapnel-blasted arteries caused by drone-and-cruise-missile attacks that raised tensions between the U.S. and Iran.