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Airbnb Testing Snapchat-Like Stories For Its Users

AIRBNB TESTING SNAPCHAT-LIKE STORIES FOR ITS USERS

Image credit - Matteo Gamba/TechCrunch One of the popular features of Snapchat is its Stories which has since been copied by several...

Video: Police confront black Airbnb guests after neighbor suspects they are burglars

VIDEO: POLICE CONFRONT BLACK AIRBNB GUESTS AFTER NEIGHBOR SUSPECTS THEY ARE BURGLARS

The group had been checking out of their Airbnb rental with luggage when a neighbor called police, reporting a possible burglary.

 
 
 
Airbnb wants to make travel more accessible for the disabled

AIRBNB WANTS TO MAKE TRAVEL MORE ACCESSIBLE FOR THE DISABLED

Approximately 19 percent of the U.S. population has some form of disability - more than 56 million people.

Los Angeles just took a big step toward regulating Airbnb stays - here's what new short-term rental laws could mean for hosts and travelers

LOS ANGELES JUST TOOK A BIG STEP TOWARD REGULATING AIRBNB STAYS - HERE'S WHAT NEW SHORT-TERM RENTAL LAWS COULD MEAN FOR HOSTS AND TRAVELERS

Los Angeles and Airbnb have battled for years over short-term rental regulations, and home-sharing is technically illegal in the city. On...

 
 
 
Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as home secretary

SAJID JAVID REPLACES AMBER RUDD AS HOME SECRETARY

Airbnb Sajid Javid replaces Amber Rudd as Home Secretary. Rudd resigned over the Windrush scandal on Sunday evening. Javid had served...

Marriott competes with Airbnb with brand new homesharing website

MARRIOTT COMPETES WITH AIRBNB WITH BRAND NEW HOMESHARING WEBSITE

The largest hotel company in the world, Marriott International is making the best efforts to compete with Airbnb with its brand new...

 
 
 
Blue Apron teamed up with Airbnb to bring you the best local recipes from 6 countries - and you could win $3,500 in gift cards just by ordering a meal kit

BLUE APRON TEAMED UP WITH AIRBNB TO BRING YOU THE BEST LOCAL RECIPES FROM 6 COUNTRIES - AND YOU COULD WIN $3,500 IN GIFT CARDS JUST BY ORDERING A MEAL KIT

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

What Really Drives Airbnb Hosts Crazy

WHAT REALLY DRIVES AIRBNB HOSTS CRAZY

The best Airbnb hosts aim to make their places feel like your home away from home, so you should treat it that way. Unfortunately,...

 
 
 
12 Cheap and Cool Airbnb Rentals in the US - All Under $100!

12 CHEAP AND COOL AIRBNB RENTALS IN THE US - ALL UNDER $100!

From big-city living to cabins tucked in the mountains, these unique Airbnb finds are some of the cheapest and coolest rentals in the...

If you procrastinated on taxes, you can still save 60% on H&R Block Tax Software right now - and more of today's best deals from around the web

IF YOU PROCRASTINATED ON TAXES, YOU CAN STILL SAVE 60% ON H&R BLOCK TAX SOFTWARE RIGHT NOW - AND MORE OF TODAY'S BEST DEALS FROM AROUND THE WEB

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the...

 
 
 
12 Runway Beauty Looks That'll Take You Through Festival Season

12 RUNWAY BEAUTY LOOKS THAT'LL TAKE YOU THROUGH FESTIVAL SEASON

Every Coachella go-er knows that scrounging up the money for a weekend pass, Airbnb, and flight is only the start of things: The real...

Airbnb to Share Information With Authorities on Guests in China

AIRBNB TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH AUTHORITIES ON GUESTS IN CHINA

Airbnb Inc. is making it easier for Chinese authorities to keep track of travelers in the country. The home-sharing company plans to...

 
 
 
These illustrations show what 9 classic fairy tales would look like in the modern world - and the predictions are genius

THESE ILLUSTRATIONS SHOW WHAT 9 CLASSIC FAIRY TALES WOULD LOOK LIKE IN THE MODERN WORLD - AND THE PREDICTIONS ARE GENIUS

What would happen if classic fairy tales took place in 2018? Well, according to one recent interpretation, Goldilocks would leave a...

When You Can Cancel Flights and Hotels and Still Get a Full Refund

WHEN YOU CAN CANCEL FLIGHTS AND HOTELS AND STILL GET A FULL REFUND

Things don't always go according to plan when you're traveling, and that can be a big problem for many reasons, chief among them that...

 
 
 
There's a candy-themed Airbnb in Florida that starts at $1,104 a night

THERE'S A CANDY-THEMED AIRBNB IN FLORIDA THAT STARTS AT $1,104 A NIGHT

INSIDER In Florida, there's a candy-themed Airbnb available to rent. The Sweet Escape House has a massive ice-cream cone shaped swimming...

I rented out an entire private island for only $300 a night - here's why you should do it too

I RENTED OUT AN ENTIRE PRIVATE ISLAND FOR ONLY $300 A NIGHT - HERE'S WHY YOU SHOULD DO IT TOO

Bird Island is a tiny private island off the coast of Placencia, Belize that you can rent on Airbnb. It's almost always booked solid...

 
 
 
How tech firms are increasing accessibility for disabled users

HOW TECH FIRMS ARE INCREASING ACCESSIBILITY FOR DISABLED USERS

ANALYSIS: Nearly 20 percent of people in the U.S have a disability, according to U.S. Census Bureau data, with more than half of those...

Tourists from US, Singapore frequently use Airbnb in South Korea

TOURISTS FROM US, SINGAPORE FREQUENTLY USE AIRBNB IN SOUTH KOREA

Domestic Korean tourists took out the largest chunk of Airbnb users in Korea in 2017 followed by travellers from Singapore and the...

 
 
 
GM to test AirBnB-style program for cars

GM TO TEST AIRBNB-STYLE PROGRAM FOR CARS

General Motors is positioning itself for a subscription-based future with its Maven personal mobility and car-sharing service, and...

GM to Pilot Peer-to-Peer 'Airbnb for Your Car' Program

GM TO PILOT PEER-TO-PEER 'AIRBNB FOR YOUR CAR' PROGRAM

Through its Maven carsharing unit, General Motors is reportedly set to pilot a program allowing GM owners to rent out their vehicles...