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Capsule hotels: Japan's latest growth sector

Cute virtual guys, women-only inns, smartphone-operated A/C on offer

The entrance hall of Tokyo's Glansit Akihabara capsule hotel has a luxurious feel.

TOKYO -- Move over, salaryman, Japan's capsule hotels want to make room for guests willing to pay a bit more for a night's sleep.

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