Airbnb Launches Neighborhoods

Design News 11.14.12

Wondering where to crash when you visit a new city? Airbnb is making it easier to find the vibe you're looking for with Neighborhoods. Launched yesterday with 300 neighborhoods in 7 cities to start, the feature allows you to choose from criteria like noisiness, nightlife, access to transit, artsiness, dining, and loved by locals.

In other news, check out a kit that makes your fave gloves touchscreen compatible and a coffee bar built completely with parts from a Dutch version of eBay. See the headlines after the jump.

How Airbnb's New Neighborhoods Feature Can Revive Local Economies | Co.Exist
Touchscreen Glove Kit | Swissmiss
Coffee Bar In Amsterdam Made Entirely From Materials Found On eBay-Like Marktplaats | Architizer

(Image: Airbnb via Co.Exist)