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Airbnb activates disaster response tool for Hurricane Matthew

Airbnb activated its disaster response tool in more regions of Florida and South Carolina on Thursday in preparation for Hurricane Matthew, the company announced Thursday morning.  The home-sharing company's tool allows hosts to offer housing to people displaced by the storm, as well as make rooms available for relief workers heading to the region. Airbnb emails hosts to let them know about the option to house those in need during a disaster.
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