Airbnb is trippin'

About This Episode

Airbnb looks ready to shake up another industry as it moves beyond providing just accommodations with "Trips", a feature it hopes will attract travellers interested in experiences that leverage the expertise of locals. Elsewhere in the hospitality industry, McDonalds introduced mobile ordering and table service in an effort to hasten the speed of service at its countless restaurants.

Links

  • Google and Facebook Take Aim at Fake News Sites - The New York Times

  • Instagram launches disappearing Live video and messages - TechCrunch

  • This is Snapchat’s new Spectacles store in New York City - TechCrunch

  • Airbnb's Ambitious Second Act Will Take It Way Beyond Couch-Surfing - Vanity Fair

  • McDonald’s Introduces Screen Ordering and Table Service - The New York Times