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Technology to smooth today's travel turbulence

From CNET Magazine: Smartphones, online services and biometric scanners are already easing the way for travelers. Expect even more tech to transform your journeys in the not-too-distant future.

By October 3, 2015


Airbnb's Apple Watch app connects hosts and guests at the wrist

The home-rental marketplace unveils a wearable app focused on messaging.

By September 3, 2015


San Francisco tightens 'Airbnb law' with new amendment

San Francisco's board of supervisors votes to amend the bill passed last October legalizing short-term accommodation rentals.

By July 14, 2015


SF mayor proposes revisions to city's 'Airbnb law'

Proposed amendments would put a 120-day cap on the number of days per year residents can rent out their homes or rooms in the city.

By April 14, 2015


Burning Man couple claims housesitter put their apartment on Airbnb

Technically Incorrect: A San Francisco couple get an e-mail from one of their friends to tell them that they've just booked their home on Airbnb. But they say they never put their home on Airbnb.

By September 17, 2015


Airbnb starts collecting taxes in Paris, its biggest market

After firing up tax collection in a handful of US cities, the home rental service brings the toll to France.

By August 25, 2015


Airbnb exec denies competition with hotels, says an Airbnb trip 'changes you'

An Airbnb trip "doesn't end when you leave -- when you go home it changes you somehow," says head of engineering Mike Curtis.

By March 3, 2015


Bill Maher on Airbnb: Who actually wants strangers in their house?

Technically Incorrect: The comedian takes to his HBO show to excoriate the sharing economy as nothing more than the desperate economy, where Americans are merely trying to adapt to increasing inequality.

By August 23, 2015


Find what's nearby on Airbnb with this Chrome extension

Explore nearby places for Airbnb is a Chrome extension lets you do exactly what its name says.

By August 4, 2015


Airbnb ad expresses support for Caitlyn Jenner

Technically Incorrect: To coincide with Caitlyn Jenner's ESPY award, Airbnb features an ad it's calling "Transkind" as part of its new "Is Mankind?" campaign.

By July 15, 2015