Is The Hotel-room Telephone Obsolete?
By Barbara De Lollis, USA TODAY
Readers: How often do you use that traditional telephone set in your hotel room these days? With so many travelers glued to their cell phones, some hotels are exploring the idea of doing away with the guestroom phone. But Jon Inge, an independent hotel technology consultant who discussed hotel telephones' future in a blog post earlier this year, says they won't disappear just yet.