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    TAG : collaborative consumption

    The Sharing Economy Just Got Real

    A Lyft driver waves to her next customer. Meanwhile, cabbies are seething. That could be a good thing—recent lawsuits against ride-sharing companies could help us rethink the sharing economy as we know it.This article originally appeared at Shareable. The Sharing Economy: A Legal Grey ...

    Facing Changing Climate, San Francisco Prepares to Share

    The city of San Francisco is tapping into sharing technologies in preparation for storms and rising sea levels.When climate change unleashes storms and rising seal levels on the city of San Francisco, its residents will be ready … to share. Mayor Edwin Lee recently announced a partnership ...

    Collaborative Consumption is Overrated

    That's me and my OpenROV co-founder Eric Stackpole working on a prototype underwater robot.This post originally appeared at Shareable.Don't get me wrong, I like collaborative consumption. I think Airbnb makes the world a more interesting place, allowing people have more authentic travel ...

    Share Your Way to Wealth

    Photo by Tax Credits, licensed under Creative Commons. This article originally appeared on 7x7.com and is reprinted with permission.September 17, 2010. At a monthly gathering of 50 executives, I listened to a one-minute piece of advice from each about Shareable, the nonprofit online ...

    Crowdfunding Goes Hyper-Local

    This post originally appeared at Shareable.net.There used to be a time when, if you wanted money to create public art, produce your invention, or start a company, you had to appeal to higher authorities. Big banks, wealthy relatives, local governments--they had the green, and we the humble ...

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