How is Airbnb being affected by the coronavirus? Drops in bookings in March could wipe out gains in the first two months of the year, according to data from two analytics firms. One firm, Transparent , told The Information Thursday that occupancy of short-term rentals worldwide fell by 23% so far in March from the previous year. Occupancy in January and February were 3% and 4% lower than the...
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Hi, welcome to your Weekend.It was the boom-iest of times, it was the doom-iest of times. At least that’s how it feels right now in Dickensian San Francisco, where AI companies are setting up shop on every avenue, while fentanyl dealers are hanging out in every alley. I joke—but seriously, it’s wild out here. No fewer than 17 of the 35 startups listed on The Information’s new Generative AI...
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