Airbnb has been quietly using social media to root out and ban extremists

Airbnb has canceled all bookings in Washington DC this week in an attempt to prevent people from traveling there for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration in the wake…

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Airbnb starts non-profit for those who need a place to stay during a crisis

For a few years now, several Airbnb hosts have opened up their homes for those in need, like those escaping Hurricane Sandy or COVID-19 responders. Today, Airbnb…

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The last Blockbuster is hosting an Airbnb sleepover in September

The idea of spending the night inside an old retail store may not sound fun at first glance, but add some blue and yellow paint, throw in…

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How it feels to survive Silicon Valley and a pandemic

It shouldn’t feel like it took a pandemic to get Twitter to boot 7,000 QAnon accounts (and crack down on 150,000 more related to the violent conspiracy…

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