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Airbnb's ads tax San Francisco's patience

Technically Incorrect: The home rental service decides to suggest how local authorities should spend $12 million in tax money. It didn't go over so well.

By October 22, 2015

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Airbnb's next big push? China

Many of the top tech titans have faced roadblocks in China, but the CEO of the home-rental marketplace says he believes his company can be different.

By October 6, 2015

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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

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What happens when Uber and Airbnb 'hit the fan'?

A US senator hails the flexibility for "on-demand" employers in the sharing economy but asks what happens to them during the next downturn.

By January 8, 2016

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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

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The best place to work in America? Why, Airbnb

Technically Incorrect: Glassdoor releases its Employees Choice Awards and tech companies dominate.

By December 9, 2015

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Airbnb vows greater cooperation with cities

The home-sharing business promises to pay its "fair share" of taxes, be more transparent with data and ban users from listing investment properties.

By November 11, 2015

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Airbnb creates 100 home-sharing clubs to fight for short-term rental rights

The home-sharing company hopes to replicate its success in heading off restrictive legislation in San Francisco in cities around the US.

By November 5, 2015

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Airbnb gets a victory from San Francisco voters

A ballot initiative in the city would have imposed restrictions on short-term housing rentals.

By November 4, 2015

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Airbnb to employees: 'We failed you' with controversial ads

The home-sharing company apologizes to employees for a marketing campaign that angered San Franciscans, CNET has learned. "You were right to feel this way," CEO Brian Chesky tells disappointed staff.

By October 22, 2015