A prominent guest blasted Airbnb and a host after finding what he described as “seemingly satanic items" in his Airbnb. The host calls the accusations “unsettling and weird.”
Blithely setting off for a fun group trip isn't an option right now. But people are finding ways to be more deliberate—and exclusive—about how they get away together in a pandemic.
Restrictions from the rental website are intended to clamp down on "unauthorised parties".
Nontransparent algorithms determine if you’re 'trustworthy' based on whether you’ve engaged in sex work, porn, used drugs and alcohol, or even used swear words online.
The company is offering discounts on devices that alert hosts when there’s an unusual amount of noise.
Airbnb, General Mills, and TripAdvisor are among the companies being called out in a new report from the UN.
The company's CEO said in an email that the company would undertake a year-long project to ensure every listing is advertised accurately.
While searching for the person who grifted me in Chicago, I discovered just how easy it is for users of the short-term rental platform to get exploited.
Airbnb is sending five volunteers on a one month “citizen science” trip to Antarctica so that they may become ambassadors for the continent, and more importantly, Airbnb.
The apps are pivoting to video.