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Indiana Considers Prohibiting Cities From Banning Airbnb

"Indiana's cities and towns wouldn't be allowed to put their own restrictions on companies such as Airbnb under a proposal state lawmakers are considering," reports the Associated Press. Slashdot reader El Cubano writes: The proposed legislation woul.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

Hagerty Driveshare is the Airbnb of the classic and exotic car world

Hagerty DriveShare peer-to-peer platform puts enthusiasts behind the wheel of their dream classic or exotic car. It brings new blood to the hobby, while letting owners offset the cost of keeping an old or a high-end car on the road. The post Hagerty.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 31 min. ago

Uncharted Movie: "Indiana Jones for a New Generation"

Shawn Levy has given some insight into his vision for the upcoming video game movie. Shawn Levy has some serious ambitions for the upcoming big-screen version of the fan-favourite Uncharted series. Nerdist recently interviewed Levy about Stran.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Airbnb offers free housing to those affected by Barcelona attacks

Airbnb is looking to lend support to those affected by the recent terror attack in Barcelona, Spain. After a van drove through crowds on Thursday, killing at least 12 people and injuring dozens more, Airbnb activated its disaster response tool to hel.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Boatsetter acquires Boatbound to create one giant marketplace for boats

Miami-based Boatsetter, essentially an Airbnb for boats, has acquired Seattle-based Boatbound, creating one large marketplace from which users can select a boat for a nautical adventure. The post Boatsetter acquires Boatbound to create one giant mark.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Airbnb is asking hosts to offer free housing in Barcelona for people affected by the attack

 Airbnb has activated its disaster response tool to help people affected by the recent attacks in Barcelona. Airbnb’s tool offers free housing to anyone who urgently needs a place to stay. At the time of publication, more than 80 people ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

The Electronic Frontier Foundation issues a warning to companies banning hate groups

The Electronic Frontier Foundation has a message for the tech companies that have been banning hate groups — be very careful. The EFF, a nonprofit that focuses on "defending civil liberties in the digital world," published a post on Thursday ni.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Airbnb is offering free housing in Barcelona for people affected by the attack

 Airbnb has activated its disaster response tool to help people affected by the recent attacks in Barcelona. Airbnb’s tool offers free housing to anyone who urgently needs a place to stay. At the time of publication, over 80 people have op.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Oracle considers moving Java EE to an open source foundation

Oracle said it's in talks with several candidate foundations over the possible move, as well as with licensees and the community......»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

‘Airbnb for boats’ startup Boatsetter buys competitor Boatbound

 You don’t have to be rich or T-Pain to be “on a boat.” You can rent one plus a captain for the day from Boatsetter. And now it’s got boats in more than 300 locations around the U.S. since it just acquired rival maritime.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Dating apps are now banning white supremacists

Dating apps are taking a stand. In the wake of last weekend's events in Charlottesville and the ongoing fallout, several popular matchmaking platforms are taking steps to ensure their users feel they're in a safe space by banning hate speech and whit.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Report: Cities Have A Very Long Way To Go To Meet The Paris Climate Goals

Cities across the country have committed to taking the lead on climate change, but it’s going to be a long road. As the current administration rolls back environmental regulations–led by a president who believes global warming is.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

This Designer Built A Secret Studio That Hangs Beneath An Underpass

Fernando Abellanas transformed the underside of a concrete bridge in Valencia into a hidden workspace. Cities contain miles and miles of elevated infrastructure: bridges, elevated train tracks, swooping highway ramps. They support thousands o.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

How One Designer Fights Racism With Architecture

Bryan C. Lee Jr. didn’t see a way for a young black man to be a part of the architectural profession. So he built his own path. Around the United States, cities are removing statues that symbolize the nation’s racist history. But once.....»»

Category: topSource:  fastcodesignRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Driving before, during, and after rush hour: city maps of how far you"d get

Location platform Here Technologies calculated how far one hour of driving can take drivers out of major American cities starting on Friday at 4, 7, and 10 pm. (more…)Location platform Here Technologies calculated how far one hour of driving.....»»

Category: topSource:  boingboingRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

ZeroCater expands from meal catering to office snacks

 San Francisco-based ZeroCater is one of a growing number of startups hoping to disrupt the lunch rituals of businesses by providing catered lunches to small and medium-sized businesses in cities around the country. One way the company is seeki.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

Selecting Remote Radio Equipment for WJHI(LP)

In Indiana, basketball is king. Therefore, live sports remotes were a key consideration when selecting remote radio equipment.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated NewsAug 17th, 2017

IAA se extiende en Indiana, Kansas, Utah, Minnesota, Virginia y Alabama

WESTCHESTER, Illinois, 16 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Insurance Auto Auctions, Inc. (IAA), unidad de negocios de KAR Auction Services, Inc. read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017

Companies Team To Provide Turnkey Smart City Solutions

Smart cities are all the rage, with the promise of more efficient, more cost-effective technology that will improve our lives. To help bring the concept to reality, two Colorado-based companies will be working together to keep traffic moving on busy.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017

IAA Expands in Indiana, Kansas, Utah, Minnesota, Virginia and Alabama

Growth of Over 50 Acres Extends Strategic Footprint across the US WESTCHESTER, Ill., Aug. read more.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsAug 16th, 2017

Fancy smart locks marketed to Airbnb hosts permanently broken by software update

The Internet of Things continues to amaze, but unfortunately for all the techno-utopians of the world, it's for exactly the wrong reasons.  The latest case study in why connecting every little thing to the internet might not be such a good idea.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 15th, 2017