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4 July 2014

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS 4th July

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


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Repost: BlaBlaCar Raises A Massive $100 Million Round To Create A Global Long Distance Ride-Sharing Network

In what is the largest VC round in a French startup of all time, BlaBlaCar just raised a $100 million round led by Index Ventures, with existing investors Accel Partners,ISAI and Lead... Read more...


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3 July 2014

Radio National: Uber rideshare app a nightmare for the taxi industry

Sarah McVeigh discusses the issue of regulation of Uber in Australia. The private ridesharing service  is operating  in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, and is causing... Read more...

Perspectives

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


I interviewed one of our alumni for the magazine a while back and I need to get some photographs of him done for the front cover and to go with the article. He’s based in Sydney. I was wondering if you might be working in Sydney in the near future and a

2 July 2014

COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: INSIDE INTERVIEW WITH JAMES MOODY, FOUNDER OF TUSHARE

James Moody is the founder of TuShare, an online sharing platform in Australia.He talks all things TuShare and the gift economy with Darren Sharp. What... Read more...


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27 June 2014

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS 27TH JUNE

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


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26 June 2014

City Guide: Barcelona

Albert Cañigueral, our Global Curator based in Barcelona, shares with us a collaborative lifestyle guide for his city. Barcelona is quickly becoming a strong hub... Read more...


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25 June 2014

Collaborative economy services: changing the way we travel

Today I spoke at the annual Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals conference (HITEC) in Los Angeles about how the collaborative economy will transform the hospitality... Read more...


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23 June 2014

COLLABORATIVE PIONEER: INSIDE INTERVIEW WITH ABE GEIGER, FOUNDER OF SHAKE LAW

Abe Geiger is the founder of Shake, an app that allows you to create legally binding agreements in a matter of seconds. This is a... Read more...


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20 June 2014

WEEKLY ROUND-UP: COLLCONS MUST-READS 20TH JUNE

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


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Infographic: Uber and Lyft insurance

  The subject of insurance is a complicated one, these 2 infographics give an overview of Uber and Lyft’s policies and when they cover the... Read more...

Perspectives

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team