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.
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.
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.
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.
Short-term rental service upgrades program to a primary insurance offering, making it available to all hosts in 16 countries, regardless of other coverage.
The winner of an Airbnb contest will spend the night in the Catacombs of Paris. Just explain why you're brave enough to hang out with 6 million of your new dead BFFs on Halloween.
You don't have to stick to the tourist spots when you're on vacation. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Sharon Profis has three tips to help you live like a local on your next trip.
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.
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.
The home-rental marketplace unveils a wearable app focused on messaging.
After firing up tax collection in a handful of US cities, the home rental service brings the toll to France.
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