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12.11.15
Racial discrimination skews Airbnb rentals, study claims
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Racial discrimination skews Airbnb rentals, study claims

Guests with African-American sounding names are 16-percent less likely to get a room

By S. Buckley,   12.11.15
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12.02.15
Half of Airbnb's New York City hosts are breaking the law
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Half of Airbnb's New York City hosts are breaking the law

You're not supposed to rent your whole apartment in New York, but many Airbnb renters do it anyway.

By J. Fingas,   12.02.15
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11.16.15
Airbnb draws the wrath of French designer over decorating ideas
11.16.15

Airbnb draws the wrath of French designer over decorating ideas

French interior designer Zoé de las Cases is claiming Airbnb stole her decorating ideas without giving her credit for them.

By C. Klimovski,   11.16.15
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11.15.15
Airbnb helps Paris attack victims' families find free places to stay
11.15.15

Airbnb helps Paris attack victims' families find free places to stay

Airbnb's portal lists free rentals for anyone affected by the Paris terrorist attacks.

By J. Fingas,   11.15.15
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11.12.15
Airbnb promises to work more closely with cities on home rentals
11.12.15

Airbnb promises to work more closely with cities on home rentals

Airbnb is pledging to be responsible with its home sharing service, but is that enough?

By J. Fingas,   11.12.15
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11.05.15
Expedia to pay $3.9 billion for Airbnb competitor HomeAway
11.05.15

Expedia to pay $3.9 billion for Airbnb competitor HomeAway

Things are heating up in the short-term rental space, with Expedia becoming a direct Airbnb rival.

By M. Moon,   11.05.15
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11.04.15
Airbnb wins over voters in fight against rental restrictions in SF
11.04.15

Airbnb wins over voters in fight against rental restrictions in SF

The company spent $8 million for its campaign against Proposition F, but we'll bet it was all worth it.

By M. Moon,   11.04.15
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10.26.15
Airbnb wants to book your whole trip
10.26.15

Airbnb wants to book your whole trip

Airbnb's Journeys pilot lets you pay for a home, meals and adventures all at once.

By J. Fingas,   10.26.15
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10.21.15
Airbnb ad campaign in San Francisco riles locals and librarians
10.21.15

Airbnb ad campaign in San Francisco riles locals and librarians

Well this is awkward.

By R. Baldwin,   10.21.15
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