Airbnb wants to show it can help cities solve a problem it’s been accused of exacerbating: overtourism. The company held conference calls with reporters Tuesday to announce its new “office of healthy tourism,” which will provide data and marketing assistance to cities that want to steer tourists to one place or another. Cities like Amsterdam and Barcelona, which have strict caps on Airbnb stays,...
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What a Brazilian Steakhouse Says About the Tech Economy
Hi, welcome to your Weekend.One of my favorite tech memes is the “We’re so back” post, the kind that pokes fun at the industry returning to the good old days of expensive perks and wine-soaked dinners.I had a real-life “We’re so back” moment this week when I attended a bacchanalian feast thrown by Bain Capital Ventures at Fogo de Chão in San Francisco. Bain Capital’s private equity arm...
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