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Liezl Hesketh

22 July 2014

COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: AN INTERVIEW WITH LIEZL HESKETH, FOUNDER OF THEROOMLINK

South African based TheRoomlink is a platform that matches renters with available rooms. Founder, Liezl Hesketh shares her view on why this is the solution... Read more...


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18 July 2014

Weekly Round-Up: Collcons Must-Reads 18th July

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


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17 July 2014

Repost: Your social delivery service is now called Nimber

Reposted from the Nimber blog For over two years easyGroup and Norway Post have challenged our right to Easybring by claiming ownership of basic words... Read more...

Perspectives

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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Repost: Airbnb Launches Massive Redesign, With Reimagined Listings And A Brand New Logo

 Airbnb announced a massive redesign to its website and mobile apps that is designed to make it easier for users to find the information that they... Read more...

Antenna

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


TaskRabbit

Repost: TaskRabbit pivots launches on-demand service for cleaning, handiwork, moving, & errands

Task-outsourcing site TaskRabbit just killed off its famous task bidding system for a new model: instantly bookable services in four of its most popular categories. With the destruction of the bidding... Read more...

Antenna

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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SHARE VIENNA: new research project on collaborative consumption

Kasia Gruszka, our curator from Austria, brings great news on her activities in Vienna! Austria’s capital has just joined the growing group of cities supporting... Read more...


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14 July 2014

Pioneer Interview with Ed Kushins of HomeExchange

Ed Kushins is the founder of   HomeExchange, one of the best known and oldest  companies in the collaborative economy. He shares with us what... Read more...


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11 July 2014

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS 11TH JULY

We scour the internet to find the most interesting news on the collaborative consumption front. Here are our picks for the week:  TaskRabbit Unveils It’s... Read more...


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The Generalitat of Catalonia fine Airbnb with € 30,00

The Generalitat of Catalonia  fined Airbnb with  € 30,000. The penalty is because the Government has confirmed that the U.S. company intermediate between tourists and homeowners who... Read more...


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8 July 2014

Inside Interview with Giovanni Casinelli of BonAppetour

Giovanni Casinelli is the founder of BonAppetour, an online platform for social dining. He shares with James Robertson, our Singapore curator, memorable dinners, inspirations for... Read more...