Amazon’s Alexa Will Be Available at Marriott Hotels This Summer

Amazon has partnered with Marriott to help increase guest access to amenities with Alexa, through its voice-controlled device Echo, in an attempt to expand its presence in the hospitality industry. The partnership that was announced today will add Amazon Echo smart speakers into a select number of rooms. Guests can use the Alexa-enabled device to order room…

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Wells Fargo Wasn’t The Only Bank to Open Unauthorized Accounts

A federal regulator determined Wells Fargo wasn’t the only U.S. bank that opened accounts not authorized by customers, but has no plans to identify these institutions publicly. They reviewed 40 banks and found that as many as 10,000 customer accounts opened during a three-year without customer authorization. These new accounts included mortgages, auto loans, credit cards, checking, savings and money…