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  • Stayzilla Arrest Unites Start-Up India Like Never Before

    Stayzilla Arrest Unites Start-Up India Like Never Before

    Vasupal has not been able to get a bail hearing a week after his arrest despite attempts made by the community and legal experts. A fresh attempt to secure bail is planned for Wednesday.

  • Airbnb Launches 'Trips' Platform In India

    Airbnb Launches 'Trips' Platform In India

    After being announced in Los Angeles last year, the service was launched in 12 cities, including Detroit, London, Paris, Nairobi, Tokyo, Seoul and San Francisco.

  • Better Rules, Long IPO Wait Mean Secondary Market Boom For 'Unicorns'

    Better Rules, Long IPO Wait Mean Secondary Market Boom For 'Unicorns'

    Regulators and the startups themselves have gradually tightened rules governing buying and selling shares, while a growing number of startups delaying their IPOs.

  • Learn Surfing, Cooking From Local Chefs As Airbnb Adds To Travel Services

    Learn Surfing, Cooking From Local Chefs As Airbnb Adds To Travel Services

    With the new features announced Thursday, the fast-growing online rental company is hoping to tap into leisure travelers' desire for distinctive "experiences".

  • Inside Rocket Internet's Ailing Startup Factory

    Inside Rocket Internet's Ailing Startup Factory

    The charismatic founder of Rocket Internet, a Berlin-based incubator famous for churning out copycat startups based on successful US tech companies, was touting his latest baby, a kind of Airbnb for college undergrads called Nestpick.

  • Airbnb Raises $555 Million At $30 Billion Valuation: Report

    Airbnb Raises $555 Million At $30 Billion Valuation: Report

    Home sharing giant Airbnb just raised $555 million and is seeking even more in a funding round that values the company at $30 billion, a source close to the company told AFP.

  • Google Hires Airbnb Executive To Commercialize Self-Driving Cars

    Google Hires Airbnb Executive To Commercialize Self-Driving Cars

    Alphabet Inc's Google self-driving car project took a step closer to market with the hire of a top executive from Airbnb, the online vacation home rental marketplace.

  • Hospitality Industry In Midst Of Turbulent Changes, Says EIH's PRS Oberoi

    Hospitality Industry In Midst Of Turbulent Changes, Says EIH's PRS Oberoi

    The hospitality industry is in the midst of "turbulent changes" at present due to disruptions by new-age technology driven businesses such as Airbnb, Ola and Uber, according to EIH Executive Chairman PRS Oberoi.

  • Thomas Cook India Seals Deal With Airbnb

    Thomas Cook India Seals Deal With Airbnb

    Travel services provider Thomas Cook (India) Limited (TCIL) has entered into an agreement with accommodation website Airbnb to offer Indian outbound travelers access to a range of unique accommodation experience.

  • Wall Street Eyes Uber, Airbnb After Hot 2014 for IPOs

    Wall Street Eyes Uber, Airbnb After Hot 2014 for IPOs

    Wall Street in 2014 enjoyed its best year for initial public offerings or IPOs since 2000, thanks to the record-setting flotation of Chinese internet giant Alibaba and a barrage of biotech deals.

  • Google, Apple World's Most 'In-Demand' Employers: Report

    Google, Apple World's Most 'In-Demand' Employers: Report

    Google is the world's most sought after employer in the world, followed by Apple and Unilever, according to a report by professional networking site LinkedIn.

  • US startup funding in January-March highest since 2001: report

    US startup funding in January-March highest since 2001: report

    Funding for US startup companies soared 57 per cent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to a report.

  • Twitter IPO sparks speculation on who could follow

    Twitter IPO sparks speculation on who could follow

    About a dozen private companies are valued at more than $1 billion, and many of them have already been holding informal talks with bankers. Now, many - including Box, Square and Airbnb - are likely to accelerate their IPO plans, according to venture capitalists.

  • Twitter may kickstart consumer-tech IPO train

    Twitter may kickstart consumer-tech IPO train

    From accommodation service Airbnb and storage site Dropbox, to limo-providers Uber, a clutch of hot Silicon Valley names that have steered clear of the markets may now gravitate back if Twitter helps revive investor interest in consumer apps and dotcoms.

  • Yahoo's Marissa Mayer gets internal flak for more rigorous hiring

    Yahoo's Marissa Mayer gets internal flak for more rigorous hiring

    Yahoo Inc chief executive Marissa Mayer was asked at an all-staff meeting several weeks ago whether her rigorous hiring practices had caused the company to miss out on top engineering talent in Silicon Valley's hyper-competitive job market.

  • Angry Birds, YouTube among top apps of 2012

    Angry Birds, YouTube among top apps of 2012

    Angry Birds, Instagram and Facebook continued to be among the most downloaded apps of the year but rising stars also earned coveted spots on smartphones and tablets.