The year's most notable embarrassments in technology run the gamut from the industry's inability to secure our personal data to the blunders of Airbnb, Twitter and Tinder.
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.
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.
The home-rental marketplace unveils a wearable app focused on messaging.
San Francisco's board of supervisors votes to amend the bill passed last October legalizing short-term accommodation rentals.
The home-sharing business promises to pay its "fair share" of taxes, be more transparent with data and ban users from listing investment properties.
The home-sharing company hopes to replicate its success in heading off restrictive legislation in San Francisco in cities around the US.
A ballot initiative in the city would have imposed restrictions on short-term housing rentals.
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.
Short-term rental service upgrades program to a primary insurance offering, making it available to all hosts in 16 countries, regardless of other coverage.