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Did Uber and Airbnb Grow Ethically?

Quora | Posted 02.13.2017 | Business
Quora

Did Uber and Airbnb grow ethically? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and b...

What Does the Future Hold for Uber and Airbnb?

Quora | Posted 02.09.2017 | Business
Quora

What does the future hold for Uber and Airbnb? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from o...

How Uber and Airbnb Broke the Startup Mold

Quora | Posted 02.10.2017 | Business
Quora

What was similar about Uber and Airbnb in their early days? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to...

Airbnb Tackles Immigration Ban In Powerful Super Bowl Commercial

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 02.06.2017 | Sports

Airbnb took subtle, but critical aim at President Donald Trump’s executive order barring the entry of refugees and immigration from seven predominan...

Airbnb Offers Free Housing To Immigrants And Refugees Affected By Trump's Ban

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.31.2017 | Politics

Immigrants and refugees affected by President Donald Trump’s executive order have a place to stay with Airbnb. The home-sharing site announced Satur...

Try This The Next Time You Want To Rent A Car

Christopher Elliott | Posted 01.26.2017 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

When Caroline Lupini needed a rental car for a month, the last place she looked was a car rental company.Instead, she turned to a sharing site called ...

5 Tips To Protect Yourself As An Airbnb Host

Laiza King | Posted 01.02.2017 | Technology
Laiza King

Credit With the start of the new year and the thoughts of the money you'll spend making it memorable, you may find yourself thinking of ways to earn ...

4 Neighborhoods Travelers Are Discovering In Droves

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 12.15.2016 | Travel

Many travelers want to avoid tourist traps and venture off the beaten path. But this can be difficult to do, mostly because it requires insider knowle...

How The Fast-Growing 'Sharing Economy' Can Benefit Those With Disabilities

Debra B. Whitman, Ph.D. | Posted 12.21.2016 | Fifty
Debra B. Whitman, Ph.D.

The fast-growing 'sharing economy,' which enables buyers and sellers to connect through digital platforms, can perform a great service by increasing choice and independence for Americans with disabilities, including many who wish to travel during the holiday season.

San Francisco Mayor Rejects Tough Restrictions On Airbnb

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 12.09.2016 | Politics

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee (D) vetoed a bill Thursday that would have restricted short-term rentals in the city to 60 days a year, notching another wi...

Airbnb’s New Service Helps You Avoid Tourist Trap Nightmares

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.17.2016 | Travel

We may never fall for a tourist trap again. Airbnb is launching a new service called Trips that allows travelers to schedule adventures with local ex...

What's an Airbnb Host's Worst Nightmare?

Christine Crandell | Posted 11.17.2016 | Technology
Christine Crandell

A bad review. Here is a story that outlines some common mishaps that can occur when communication breaks down between a host and a guest, and a simpl...

Donald Trump's Surprise Victory Blows Up Washington's Airbnb Market

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 11.16.2016 | Politics

Many of Hillary Clinton’s supporters had prepared for a joyous inauguration week in January, even snapping up Washington area hotel rooms and Airbnb...

Airbnb Sues New York City

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 10.24.2016 | Business

Airbnb filed a lawsuit against New York City on Friday, after Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) approved legislation that would penalize individuals who advertise...

Airbnb Just Suffered A Major Loss In New York

Reuters | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.21.2016 | Politics

(Reuters) - New York Governor Andrew Cuomo approved legislation on Friday that would place new regulations on online home rental companies like Airbnb...

Airbnb Teams Up With SolarCity To Get More Hosts To Go Green

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 10.18.2016 | Technology

Airbnb hosts who want to add solar panels to their homes just got some green to do so. The home-renting service announced a partnership on Tuesday wit...

Sleep Inside A Coffin At Dracula's Castle This Halloween

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2016 | Weird News

Scared of the dark? Then this Halloween treat is probably not for you. Two fearless souls are being sought to spend the night inside Dracula’s cast...

'Company Town': A Film About How Tech Steamrolled San Francisco

Steven Hill | Posted 10.13.2016 | San Francisco
Steven Hill

Many hipsters and "new tech" enthusiasts are enraptured by the so-called "sharing economy" and its leading companies, such as Airbnb, Uber and Lyft. If you really believe that these companies have anything to do with "sharing," then you really need to see Company Town.

Airbnb Users Are Offering Free Rooms To Hurricane Matthew Evacuees

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 10.07.2016 | Good News

Hurricane Matthew evacuees on the East Coast who are searching for emergency shelter need look no further than their smartphones. On Tuesday, the site...

Introducing the Taco Bell Airbnb (Yes, Really)

Tasting Table | Posted 10.06.2016 | Taste
Tasting Table

"Have you ever dreamed of living in a Taco Bell? If so, you have really strange dreams. And we have really great news," a new Airbnb post declares. F...

MisterBandB: Room With A Gay View

Dane Steele Green | Posted 10.04.2016 | Queer Voices
Dane Steele Green

Steele Luxury Travel has no financial ties to any of the entities mentioned within the post. You may think that Misterbandb, a short-term rental sit...

How Entrepreneurship Can Help Achieve World Peace

Caroline Dowd-Higgins | Posted 10.05.2016 | Business
Caroline Dowd-Higgins

The gig economy is alive and well, and disruptive innovation has empowered many to earn money driving for Uber or by monetizing their home as an AirBn...

This Super Mario-Themed Airbnb Is A Gamer's Ultimate Fantasy Suite

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 10.04.2016 | HuffPost Home

Fans of Super Mario have probably dreamed of fully immersing themselves in his magical, ever-evolving, flying turtle-filled world (sans Bowser, of cou...

Bail Yourself out of Timeshare Contract with these 5 Tips

William Morrow | Posted 10.01.2016 | Travel
William Morrow

Got stuck with a timeshare contract? So was I. Before I share my ideas on how to bail yourself out of timeshare contract let's take a look at some b...

How To Find Your Calling

James Altucher | Posted 09.29.2016 | Business
James Altucher

He died. He was giving a speech, sat down, and the next thing... he was dead. They called an ambulance. They got paramedics. They did that thing. T...