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6 Reasons Why Airbnb is the Best.

College Tourist | Posted 05.23.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

By College Tourist - Author - Alex Mathews Looking for affordable, high quality and immersive accommodation while you travel? Then Airbnb is for yo...

Carly Ledbetter

New 'AirBnB For Boats' Will Make You Yacht Captain For The Night | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.21.2015 | Travel

If you'd like to gain your sea legs on your next vacation, try booking with Beds on Board, the new "AirBnb for boats." The company started after co...

The Rules Of Airbnb Sex

Map Happy | Posted 05.23.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

Give me a second while I mull this over, pause, slightly gross out and then somewhat reluctantly accept that we're all human beings here.

This Tiny, Tropical AirBnB Treehouse Is All Your Dreams Come True

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 05.20.2015 | Travel

AirBnB has a lot of great hidden gems, but this tiny tropical treehouse has to be one of our favorites. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom treehouse...

A Libertarian Dream: The 'Sharing Economy'

Mike Lux | Posted 05.19.2015 | Politics
Mike Lux

As the FTC takes a look at the sharing economy, they need to think through what it would mean for our broader economy, and they need to think about the danger of creating the Wild, Wild West in certain marketplaces.

Tiny, Floating London Cottage Is Picture Perfect

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.18.2015 | HuffPost Home

Hello, perfection. This tiny floating cottage is a work of pure delight, with two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room, and a yard complete with dog...

Cuba Is Booming On Airbnb

Posted 05.13.2015 | Travel

If you're looking to go somewhere in Cuba, make it an Airbnb. The country is Airbnb's fastest-growing market, according to The Miami Herald and company spokespeople.

5 Easy Ways to Save on a Trip to Paris | Posted 05.13.2015 | Travel

Paris is a city that many travelers pine for, dream about, plan a once-in-a-lifetime trip to. But with so much love comes plenty of high prices. In fact, Paris is one of the most expensive European cities to fly to.

11 Companies Warren Buffett Secretly Loves

GOBankingRates | Posted 05.11.2015 | Money

When it comes to his stock picks, marquee investor Warren Buffett is both stubborn and predictable. Here's who Buffett has been carrying a torch for, all these years.

When An Airbnb Rental Goes South, It Can Get Really Bad

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 05.07.2015 | Travel

A Canadian family is dealing with a rental nightmare after advertising their home on the popular listing site Airbnb. Mark and Star King rented the...

What Some of the World's Leading Companies Can Teach You About the Future of Work

Jacob Morgan | Posted 05.06.2015 | Business
Jacob Morgan

The goal of the community and the forum is to bring together the world's most forward thinking organizations to explore what the future of work is going to look like, and what companies are doing to adapt.

Here's What Happened After An Airbnb Host Kicked Two Men Out For Being Gay

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 05.01.2015 | Gay Voices

Airbnb has removed a Texas bed and breakfast from its listings after its host reportedly kicked out a gay couple. Jonathan Wang told KTRK-TV that ...

Growing a Tech Startup: Knowing When and How to Scale

Debbie Madden | Posted 04.27.2015 | Technology
Debbie Madden

Starting a company is thrilling and terrifying all at once. I can only describe it as "energizing stress." I've started and helped start five companies in my career, each one having similarities to those before it.

Website Lets Kinksters Rent A Dungeon On Vacation

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.23.2015 | Weird News

AirBNB can get you a cheap deal on a room, but it's a lousy place to find a sex dungeon. So says Darren McKeeman, the San Francisco-based co-founde...

Innovative Challengers at the Gates

Omar K. Alghanim | Posted 04.20.2015 | Business
Omar K. Alghanim

Within retail banking, there have been two standout, truly disruptive innovations in the last 20 years, where a few banks applied mass marketing techniques to create something unique.

Why Startups Like Uber, Airbnb And SpaceX Succeed

Singularity University | Peter Diamandis | Posted 04.20.2015 | World

What's most important for the success of your project? Is it the team? Funding? Timing? Idea? Business model? Recently I heard Bill Gross, one of the ...

Before Booking That 'Perfect' Vacation Rental, Make Sure It's Not a Scam

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.20.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

The bottom line is, no matter which service you use to find and book a vacation rental, remember that it isn't the same as booking a hotel room. Rental agreements are between you and the owner, not necessarily a brick-and-mortar business with accounting and customer service departments.

Why Private Hostel Rooms Are Terrible Deals

Map Happy | Posted 04.13.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

We decided to take a stab and compare real prices across several different type of properties to see how much staying in a hostel actually saved. Here's the USD nightly rate as distributed across budget hotels, Airbnbs and private hostel rooms in five different citie

The Sweetest Airbnbs In Cuba

Architectural Digest | Posted 04.10.2015 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

By Lindsey DeSimone for Architectural Digest. As U.S. travel to Cuba kicks off, Airbnb has expanded its operations to the island with over 1,000 re...

What Airbnb Will Mean for Cuban Entrepreneurs and American Travelers

Jake Colvin | Posted 04.03.2015 | Travel
Jake Colvin

The great promise of the Internet - and of digital platform providers like Airbnb that operate globally -- is that it can help improve visibility and trust for these entrepreneurs in Cuba, and this particular company brings slick promotion and a high profile to the table.

Airbnb Expands Into Cuba

AP | MICHAEL WEISSENSTEIN | Posted 04.02.2015 | Travel

HAVANA (AP) — The popular online home-rental service Airbnb is allowing American travelers to book lodging in Cuba starting Thursday in the most sig...

The Job of Journalist Is Finished

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 03.29.2015 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

That's technology for you. We all like the idea of the driverless car. Except it is the end of the careers of truck drivers, taxi drivers, bus drivers and so on. So too with the smart phone.

Is This Charming Town Hawaii's Next Waikiki?

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 03.30.2015 | Hawaii

Uh oh, it looks like there's a fight brewing in Hawaii. Kailua, a small, beachside town on the island's windward side, is increasingly becoming pop...

(VIDEO) Starcom's CEO Donohue & "New Establishment" Brand Airbnb

Andy Plesser | Posted 05.26.2015 | Business
Andy Plesser

AUSTIN -- One of the benefits of working with "new establishment brands" is they come to media planning without any baggage attached to them that ico...

Here Are The 52 Most Successful Airbnbs In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.20.2015 | Business

"People can make 30 to 40 percent more if they are in touch with the demand in their area."