Problematic WiFi for smartphones and tablets may also have a detrimental effect on the slew of new mobile-first services that hotel brands are beginning to roll out. Hotel concierge applications are becoming a must-have for major hospitality brands seeking to tap into guests’ smartphones to anticipate their needs before arrival on premises (see story). Some properties are going so far as to allow their customers to place orders for food and beverages from the hotel pool or other facilities, suggesting the WiFi must be spotless for these functions to work seamlessly. Get the full story at Luxury Daily Read also "Infographic: What guests want from hotel Wi-Fi" at Hotel News Now