Hotel staff spying on guests

I stayed at the Hotel 1000 in Seattle last weekend. It was quite pleasant and I was going to give it a good rating and recommend it to friends and colleagues.

Then I logged into my LinkedIn profile and found this:

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The more I think about it, the more it bothers me. When travelling and staying at hotels, I expect the hotels to respect my privacy.

Dear Hotel 1000, this is simply not cool. I hope this is not common practice at your hotel, as a guest I find this extremely creepy.

p.s. I mailed the hotel a link to my post at the same time as I posted it.