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Map Founded around 18 months ago, Mapify is a mobile platform that aims to improve the travel planning experience. The startup has raised $1.3 million to date and counts Airbnb among its partners. The company is currently focused on millennial travelers in Europe, but it has global content and plans to establish a US presence …

In an ongoing effort to atone and absolve itself from recent allegations of racial discrimination, Airbnb, the online home-sharing platform, announced earlier this week that it no longer allows rental hosts to request a guest photo before accepting a reservation contract. While Airbnb currently does not require guest photos for the millions of individual and …