Y Combinator is changing up the way it invests

To keep up with the growing sizes of early-stage funding rounds, Y Combinator announced this morning that it will increase the size of its investments to $150,000 for 7...

Is it illegal to put hidden cameras in an Airbnb rental?

With so many home security cameras these days, does a homeowner have the right to place cameras in a place they're renting out to Airbnb guests? Is it illegal for...

Mike Curtis, Airbnb’s VP of engineering, is leaving

Airbnb’s head of engineering will leave the company before the end of 2018 to pursue other projects and focus on his family. The news was first reported by The...

Airbnb wants to give its hosts equity in its business

Airbnb wants to give the homeowners who power its service the opportunity to own a piece of its business. That’s why, as Axios reports, the $31-billion-valued company has written...

Facebook and Airbnb told to change their ToS to fix EU consumer rights issues...

Facebook has been singled out for censure by the European Commission’s head of consumer affairs who has warned she’s running out of patience and said the company needs to...

It’s the end of crypto as we know it and I feel fine

Watching the current price madness is scary. Bitcoin is falling and rising in $500 increments with regularity and Ethereum and its attendant ICOs are in a seeming freefall with...

Airbnb hosts are offering free rooms to people fleeing Hurricane Florence

With Hurricane Florence rapidly approaching the southeastern seaboard, many are leaving the area and seeking accommodation inland. Hopefully people have shelter lined up, but for a handful of those that...

Couple finds hidden camera pointed at bed at a Toronto Airbnb

A couple visiting Toronto found a hidden camera in a clock that was pointed directly at the bed they were sleeping in, presumably placed there by the home's owner. Airbnb...

Airbnb for Work is getting bigger

Experiences, not cash, are the new corporate bonus. At least, according to Airbnb. With that mantra in mind, the $31 billion company is expanding the part of its business that...

Fall 2018 tech IPOs face myriad of headwinds

2018 has been an incredibly strong year for IPOs, particularly in the technology sector. Among the brand names this year that have made their public debuts are Dropbox, Xiaomi, Spotify...

APLICATIONS

LG Display says in talks with Samsung Electronics on supplying LCD...

SEOUL South Korea's LG Display Co Ltd was in talks with Samsung Electronics Co Ltd about a supply agreement for television display panels,...