Financing a Home on Airbnb, iTunes for Lesson Plans, Japanese Whisky: Nov. 6

Illustration by André da Loba

Jon Wheatley bought an apartment in Las Vegas just to rent it out on Airbnb—and earned enough in his first year as a landlord to cover about 25 percent of his initial investment. [Need/Want]

Casey Newton dives deep into the failure of photo-storage startup Everpix. [The Verge]

TeachersPayTeachers, an online marketplace for lesson plans, has facilitated more than $60 million in sales since 2006, writes Erin Griffith. [PandoDaily]

Small Business Administration official Tameka Montgomery tells business owners to protect themselves from hackers. [SBA]

Japanese whisky maker Suntory is winning over U.S. booze buyers (video). [Bloomberg Television]

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