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Sharing is caring: a collaborative commons economy

Apr 24, 2014
With Airbnb defending its sharing economy, some believe the site's model is a sign of things to come.
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AirBnB got 99 problems but going public ain't one

Mar 20, 2014
AirBnB is going public, despite regulatory roadblocks and industry opposition.
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African-American hosts on Airbnb may make less on listings

Jan 23, 2014
Researchers say that African-Americans who rent out comparable apartments in similar neighborhoods charge less for their listings than white hosts do.
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Instead of airport parking, some fliers now rent out their cars

Nov 26, 2013
A new company headed by 19-year-olds wants to be the Airbnb of cars.
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SXSW lets Austin homeowners cash in

Mar 14, 2012
Anyone headed to the South by Southwest festival needs a place to stay. For a price, Austin homeowners will move out for a week.
Posted In: South by Southwest, airbnb, short-term rental

Conan O'Brien put his studio up for rent on Airbnb

Sep 7, 2011
Airbnb is becoming an increasingly buzzworthy internet property. It's where you can rent or sublet out your place when you're not using it. It's...
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Airbnb gets into the sublet biz

Sep 2, 2011
The online home-away-from-home broker is moving beyond short-term stays and inching toward real estate. And if you try out the new sublet section...
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Airbnb is sorry enough to give you a $50,000 guarantee

Aug 2, 2011
Airbnb, the travel start-up that matches travelers with people looking to rent their home or apartment, is fending off a recent rash of really bad...
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