Airbnb Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky speaks onstage during 'Generation Next' at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on October 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Brian Chesky of Airbnb on "the worst idea ever"

Aug 27, 2015
Who knew people would be game to open up their homes to strangers?
Posted In: airbnb, ceo, sharing economy
The sharing economy, which includes companies like Uber, has drawn some unpleasant headlines lately.

When sharing is scaring

Aug 20, 2015
After horror stories, debate grows over how to keep users of new services safe.
Posted In: Uber, sharing economy, regulation, airbnb, safety

So many tech conferences, so little time

Jul 7, 2015
The tech bubble has created a meeting bubble, too.
Posted In: conferences, Tech, airbnb, companies

Philadelphia: the largest city to legalize Airbnb

Jul 3, 2015
Just in time for the Democratic National Convention ... and the pope.
Posted In: airbnb, Philadelphia, rental market
An up-close look at Airbnb's wall timeline.

Checking in with Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Apr 23, 2015
Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky talks about the company's (somewhat unexpected) success.
Posted In: airbnb, start-up, hotels
Not this kind of bubble.

Tech IRL: A popping tech bubble?

Jan 30, 2015
David Lazarus talks with Katie Benner, a tech columnist with Bloomberg View.
Posted In: Tech bubbles, IPOs, Uber, airbnb
Guests attend an Airbnb holiday dinner in New York City.

Airbnb confronts an unusual marketing challenge

Dec 9, 2014
To help with branding, Airbnb will publish a magazine that will be stocked by hosts and bookstores.
Posted In: airbnb, sharing economy, hotels

Weekend Brunch: Volatility, AirBnB, and Kenny G

Oct 24, 2014
It's the weekend, so let's have brunch.
Posted In: airbnb, Kenny G, Volatility

The numbers for October 16, 2014

Oct 16, 2014
Will today's announcement solve Apple's iPad problem? Let's do the numbers.
Posted In: apple, airbnb, streaming tv, long-term unemployment
Co-working at

That extra chair in your home office? Rent it out

Sep 12, 2014
A startup does for home offices what Airbnb does for spare couches.
Posted In: sharing economy, airbnb, sparechair, coworking