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Samsung turns their Galaxy S III smartphone into a four-in-one check-in, keycard, TV remote and AC control in Olympic hotel, even MacGyver is jealous

Samsung Galaxy S III is a four-in-one device at Olympic hotel, checks you in, is a keycard, TV remot
By: Anthony Garreffa | Mobile Devices, Tablets & Phones News | Posted: Jul 26, 2012 1:20 am

For those staying at the new Holiday Inn London Stratford City hotel, which is situated next to the Olympic Park, Samsung have some exciting news. Samsung has partnered up with Fingi Inc., to enable Holiday Inn London Stratford City to offer residents' a full suite of hotel services.




This includes remote control of room settings, and a special Samsung & Holiday Inn 'Olympic Newsletter', which includes the latest updates from London 2012 - all on the Galaxy S III smartphone. The mobile solution offers the ability to provide complete integration of TVs, lighting, AC and other audio-visual and in-room functions, topping it off as acting as the room key.


The service will initially be made available to VIPs staying at the aforementioned hotel, and will see 40 rooms at the hotel equipped with the hospitality solution. You can read more about this unbelievably cool feature here.


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