Sunday 19th September 2021

  • IT Conslting, Digital Transformation with IT Services
    • Cheek for check-in: Alibaba opens AI ‘future hotel’ Cheek-for-check-in-Ali-baba-opens-AI-'future-hotel'

      Chinese Internet giant Alibaba on Tuesday opened a hotel loaded with artificial intelligence (AI) and robots, automating a series of procedures like check-in, lights control and room service. FlyZoo Hotel, opened in Hangzhou, capital of east China’s Zhejiang Province, where Alibaba is headquartered, is known as the company’s first “future hotel”. Customers can check into the hotel by simply scanning their faces. The facial recognition system installed in the hotel also enables customers to use their faces as key cards to open doors and access other hotel services. Users can also control the lights, television and curtains in the...