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[27 Jul 2013 | Comments Off on Disney's Rapid Fill Refillable Mug Program Likely Coming Soon to Walt Disney World | ]
Disney's Rapid Fill Refillable Mug Program Likely Coming Soon to Walt Disney World

For years, guests at Walt Disney World resorts have been able to purchase refillable mugs for their stays, giving them unlimited refills on both hot and cold beverages. Now, it looks like this long-standing system may be getting some big changes, as it was revealed that Disney's new Rapid Fill Refillable Mug program may be arriving soon at Walt Disney World.
The Disney Food Blog was the first to report on the new system's upcoming implementation, which has not yet been confirmed by Disney. After first testing the technology in 2011 …

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[16 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Responds to Disabled ‘Black Market Guides’ Posing as Family Members

It has been two days since the New York Post published an article exposing the recent practice of New York haute monde hiring disabled “guides” to masquerade as family members during Walt Disney World vacations.
Why? So they can skip the lines at the parks.
Disney’s reaction has been brief but decisive. According to Disney spokesperson Bryan Malenius, Disney is investigating these and other, similar claims of guests abusing handicap considerations at the parks. As Malenius told CNN,
“It is unacceptable to abuse accommodations that were designed for guests with disabilities. […] …

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[25 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Privacy at Risk: Congress Requires Disney to Answer Questions About My Magic+

Disney landed squarely in the hot seat yesterday, as the U.S. Congress demanded that the company answer questions regarding magic bands that guests will use in conjunction with My Magic+.
In a letter addressed to CEO Robert Iger, Edward Markey, (D- Mass) co-chairman of the Congressional Bi-Partisan Privacy Caucus, required that Disney provide information about the new bracelets, which implement RFID technology, no later than February 14.  Congressman Markey’s chief concerns centered around the privacy of guests and how information harvested from use of the bracelets would be put to use — …

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[7 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Disney Unveils MyMagic+

Disney Parks are working hard to simplify the guest experience, and will be rolling out a collection of new features over the next several months called MyMagic+. With this new collection of tools, guests will be able to plan their vacations in advance while making their visit to the parks as easy as possible.
One of the biggest features of this new technology is the My Disney Experience website and mobile app. Whether you want to plan your entire vacation in advance or plan to let the day unfold spontaneously, this …