Recent Updates

18 December 2014

WHAT DO PEOPLE REALLY THINK?, A SUMMARY OF FINDINGS ACROSS THIS YEAR’S STUDIES ON THE COLLABORATIVE ECONOMY

It’s a sign that the collaborative (or sharing) economy has reached the next stage of its maturity, given the number of research studies that have... Read more...


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17 December 2014

Top Collaborative Consumption Must-Reads for 2014

It’s been interesting and busy year of coverage on the collaborative economy with over a few thousand articles written about the space. While this new... Read more...

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Collaborative Consumption

by Collaborative Consumption Collaborative Consumption team


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16 December 2014

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...

Market News

Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


Konnektid

12 December 2014

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...

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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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Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


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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...


11 December 2014

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...


TheSharingBros

10 December 2014

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...

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Mia de Villa

by Mia de Villa Collaborative Consumption Team


Konnektid

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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Harmen van Sprang

by Harmen van Sprang Global Curator Team, The Netherlands


8 December 2014

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...

Perspectives

Lucy Gao

by Lucy Gao Global Curator Team, Canada