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Mapping Failure

Studying failure is a recipe for success in the collaborative economy. Building two-sided collaborative marketplaces is hard – really hard. Companies in the space face...

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Market News: Carpooling launches in US

European ridesharing platform, Carpooling, announced that it is launching in the U.S., making door-to-door long-distance transportation  affordable and convenient for users. Through a product integration... Read more...

16 December 2014

Market News

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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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Konnektid concludes crowdfuding campaign

After a little more than 40 days of crowdfunding, Konnektid’s campaign ended on December 10th with a total amount of €105.734! This meant that they surpassed... Read more...

12 December 2014

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by Harmen van Sprang Global Curator Team, The Netherlands


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WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS-12TH December

We scour the internet to find the most interesting news on the collaborative consumption front. Here are our picks for the week: We must unleash... Read more...

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Sharing España: the association of sharing economy startups in Spain

Earlier this week SharingEspaña was presented in Madrid. SharingEspaña is the association of sharing economy companies in Spain, originally founded by 26 members including international... Read more...


Collaborative Pioneer: An Inside Interview with Gee-Hwan Chuang, Co-founder of Listia

Gee-Hwan Chuang worked on a number of web and networking companies prior to creating Listia. He enjoys solving hard problems and secretly dreams of one day... Read more...


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The Sharing Bros-The Bros unveiled

To celebrate their arrival in Lima, the brothers reveal what they loved (or not) and lessons learned during their first 3 months on the road.... Read more...

10 December 2014

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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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Konnektid awarded EU subsidy of EUR 175,000

Konnektid, the online knowledge-sharing community, was chosen as one of the ten first ‘EuropeanPioneers‘ and was awarded an EU subsidy of €175.000. With this European... Read more...

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by Harmen van Sprang Global Curator Team, The Netherlands


AskforTask: One-Stop Shop for everything on your to do list

AskforTask is a Toronto tech startup that provides a competitive, transparent online marketplace for on-the-spot projects and chores. Users can set their task requirements and... Read more...

8 December 2014

Perspectives

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by Lucy Gao Global Curator Team, Canada


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WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS-5th December

We scour the internet to find the most interesting news on the collaborative consumption front. Here are our picks for the week: Uber Confirms New... Read more...

5 December 2014

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by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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Market News: Peers announces 2 new products

Peers, a member-driven organisation to support the sharing economy movement, launched two new products on December 4th: Homeshare Liability Insurance and Keep Driving. Homeshare Liability Insurance is a comprehensive personal... Read more...

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