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  1. Portland OKs Airbnb-type short-term rentalsRead the original story

    37 min ago | Park Record

    The Portland City Council voted Wednesday to legalize short-term rentals in single-family homes, giving added legitimacy to rental websites such as Airbnb.

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  2. Portland OKs Airbnb-type Short-term RentalsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The Portland City Council voted Wednesday to legalize short-term rentals in single-family homes, giving added legitimacy to rental websites such as Airbnb.

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  3. City legalizes Airbnb, other short-term home rental servicesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... in the city of Portland. Portland city commissioners unanimously approved a new ordinance Wednesday that will allow Airbnb-style operations to emerge from the underground economy. Residents may rent out one or two bedrooms for periods of less than ...

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  4. Game Developers Squat On Airbnb Rental; Also Accused Of Duping Kickstarter InvestorsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    (CBS SF) - Two brothers who have been squatting on an Airbnb rental in Palm Springs owned by a San Francisco woman are also being accused of duping video game investors on Kickstarter. In May, Cory Tschogl rented her Palm Springs vacation condominium ...

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  5. Report: Snapchat Value Could Reach $10 Billion With Alibaba InvestmentRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Snapchat is poised to join a storied circle of startups including Airbnb, Dropbox and Uber that boast billion dollar valuations in the double digits.

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  6. Wait For Perfect or Charge Forward? Lessons From Lyft's Controversial NYC Launch.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... (your mom did tell you growing up to never get into a car with a stranger, right?) can't always wait for perfect. Airbnb, the peer-to-peer apartment-rental site that is no stranger to legal battles and skeptics, would never have launched had its ...

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  7. Redefine networking with Startup & Tech MixerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... A sneak peak into some of the content that will be there to explore: Chip Conley, Head of Global Hospitality at Airbnb, author of the NY Times best-seller Emotional Equations among many more, & Founder of Joie de Vivre Hotels Fred Kofman, author of ...

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  8. Facebook co-founder plots an escape from emailRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | New York Post

    ... tein says. "Our customers keep asking: `Can you replace more and more of my email?'" Rapidly growing startups such as Airbnb, Uber, Pinterest, Dropbox

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  9. Tenant Lawsuits Target Airbnb and HomeAway Hosts in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Skift

    ... short-term rentals remove housing needed for long-term residents. The run-away success of San Francisco startup Airbnb , which lets people rent rooms and homes to travelers, has given the issue extra impetus in the city. A Chronicle investigation ...

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  10. Report: Snapchat Talking to Alibaba About Raising Funding at a $10 Billion ValuationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... that would value it at $10 billion, according to Bloomberg . The valuation would put Snapchat in the same range as Airbnb and Dropbox. Meanwhile, Uber recently announced a valuation of $17 billion. WhatsApp, which Facebook bought after Snapchat ...

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  11. Asana wants to be the Facebook of businessRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | TG Daily

    ... of users of its free version presently. In addition, it has had the pedigree to attract other major startups like Airbnb and Uber to its platform. Of course, you can try and go without email yourselves, maybe for a day, and see how things shake out ...

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  12. Don't Bogart That TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... to schools, and 35 percent to state and local police.) City officials cut a deal earlier this year with Web startup Airbnb to collect hotel taxes from its room rentals, which currently violate city code. The City Council is poised to legalize many ...

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  13. Is Silicon Valley's Image Going Up in Flames?Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

    ... Maksym Pashanin and Denys Pashanin, and their ability to wreak havoc on two digitally disruptive tech companies, Airbnb in San Francisco and Kickstarter in New York. With Aribnb, the brothers gained entrance to a vacation condo in Palm Springs and ...

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  14. The Sharing Economy Goes To WorkRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | MediaPost

    Will expense accounts go the way of three-martini lunches in corporate America? Uber and Airbnb , the poster startups of the sharing economy, both announced programs targeting business professionals this week that will utilize the software of expense management company Concur to allow users to charge their room and car service fees to the company ... (more)

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  15. Uber, Lyft, Airbnb lead top travel, transportation apps in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNET News.com

    Driven by the popularity of peer-to-peer, Uber, Lyft, and Airbnb are some of the most popular apps users choose for travel and transportation, according to a report published Wednesday.

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  16. Airbnb will provide shelter from the San Franciscan stormRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Aurora Era-Banner

    Lodging website Airbnb will help provide disaster relief to the residents of San Francisco and Portland under a new agreement announced yesterday.

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  17. Is Silicon Valley the New Wall Street?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... economy" that go out of their way to show disdain for local regulations (and the tax base) as startups like Uber and Airbnb field substitutes for taxis, hotel rooms and more. (In general to push a ballot initiative for a vote on whether California ...

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  18. Airbnb teams-up with government to offer emergency shelter in disastersRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    The app will be used in times of disaster to find and offer shelter for those in need. Currently Airbnb is used as an app that allows property owners to rent a room or entire house to holidaymakers for set periods of time. The government has ...

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  19. Is Sharing Really Green?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ecology Global Network

    I'm a big fan of the sharing economy. On a recent trip to San Francisco, I stayed in a house I found on Airbnb and made my way around the city using uberX .

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  20. Escaping email: Inspired vision or hallucination?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... tein says. "Our customers keep asking: 'Can you replace more and more of my email?'" Rapidly growing startups such as Airbnb, Uber, Pinterest, Dropbox

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