Communications Decency Act Protecting Websites Shows Wear After Two Decades

If a non-tech company tried to defend itself with this shield, most people would call B.S. It's time for all of us to support the next generation of this law so that it applies to how the Internet works now rather than in the (first) Clinton administration.

Foot Traffic at U.S. Trump-Branded Properties Drops Dramatically Says Foursquare

Mixing politics and business is rarely a great idea and it is becoming clear that the Trump brand is taking a hit across the U.S., in both Democrat and Republican-leaning areas, from Donald Trump's presidential campaign.

The Only Thing to Stop Cuba’s Tourism Growth Is Its Accommodations Crunch

No combination of cruise ships, Airbnb rentals, state-run hotels, or nuns' quarters will be enough to replace smart tourism development, which Cuba may not yet be capable of carrying out.

Airbnb’s Lawsuit Against San Francisco Moves Forward Amidst Debate

Between San Francisco and New York's actions, we're going to end up with some real rules. We hope.

Turkey’s Tourism Drop Is Dragging the Economy Down With It

What's happening in Turkey is a shame for so many reasons, not lease of which are the creativity of the country's tourism leaders as well as Turkey's incredible resources.

Airbnb Deepens Political Bench With Hiring of 4 Ex-Mayors

Airbnb is hiring city mayors around the world to help the company better understand how to work with municipal governments.

Cleveland Tourism Cautiously Optimistic Midway Through Republican Convention

Destination Cleveland raised the bar on integrated web and social media content to promote the city to visiting delegates and convention planners around the globe.

Airbnb Agrees to Collect Taxes From its Hosts in Los Angeles

Does this tax-collection agreement mean Airbnb is completely legal in Los Angeles? Not really. But if you're renting out your home as a short-term rental, the city wants to make sure it gets its cut of the business, even as it's revising its short-term rental laws.

3 U.S. Senators Want Airbnb and HomeAway’s Housing Impact Investigated

It's interesting to see Sen. Warren casting doubt on a company valued at $30 billion that claims it helps its hosts address economic inequality. Transparency about the data would help answer so many of these question.

Ohio to Use Virtual Reality to Pitch State Tourism During Republican Convention

Events and conferences have proven to be a great fit for virtual reality and the upcoming Republican National Convention will likely be no exception.