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on peer-to-peer dynamics in politics, the economy and organizations
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Arcade City Is a Blockchain-Based Ride-Sharing Uber Killer

Arcade City Is a Blockchain-Based Ride-Sharing Uber Killer | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
“The more powerful model, more sustainable — and certainly more in line with where tech, and I think society in general, is moving — is more of a distributed model where power and wealth are pushed out more to the edges of the network.
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Appgree

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Appgree is a web and mobile application that allows groups of dozens up to millions of people to communicate with the clarity, ease and coherence of a single
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Forget Google Maps, this app tells you the quickest way to get around your city

Forget Google Maps, this app tells you the quickest way to get around your city | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

Moovit uses crowdsourced data to channel information in real-time.

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What we’ve been working on: sort by consensus, Android & iOS apps,  improved design, and more

What we’ve been working on: sort by consensus, Android & iOS apps,  improved design, and more | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
It’s been a productive few months for us. With the new design you can now easily access the full power of Represent: location-awareness, topics, groups, comparing to other users, and  far fewer dis…
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Refugee Emojis turns chatting into donating

Refugee Emojis turns chatting into donating | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
With the Refugee Emojis keyboard you can turn chatting into donating on your smartphone. By downloading the keyboard as an app from Google Play or Appstore you get 36 different emojis that represent the real needs of refugees. Currently there are over 4 million people fleeing from war in their home country Syria. With each download of Refugee Emojis a donation goes directly to the UN Refugee Agency to support them in their aid for refugees.
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Wipe right: toilet app Looie forces movement of 'sharing economy' towards privatisation | Jeff Sparrow

Wipe right: toilet app Looie forces movement of 'sharing economy' towards privatisation | Jeff Sparrow | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Looie, a new app servicing user-pays toilets, is making a splash. As bottled water did to drinking fountains, are free amenities destined to fight a rearguard action?
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Silly Apps Aren’t the Future of Tech

Silly Apps Aren’t the Future of Tech | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
The contenders in the 2014 TechCrunch Disrupt included a startup that seeks to change the way in which diseases are diagnosed, a medical-grade health scanner, a platform to connect innovators with s...
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Investing apps to help millennials manage the money they don't have

Investing apps to help millennials manage the money they don't have | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Some college students stand out on campus by dressing boldly or driving a sweet car.
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These new ride-sharing apps actually involve sharing rides

These new ride-sharing apps actually involve sharing rides | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Why are companies that enable you to order a cab with a smartphone labeled “ride-sharing” and lumped into the “sharing economy”? They are nothing of the sort, really.
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Cities Take Lead On App Development

Cities Take Lead On App Development | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 What kinds of apps do cities need? This is a key question that cities have been asking themselves and answering in a range of ways in recent years.
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Amazon ‘Unlocked’ Will Give Away Paid Apps For Free

Amazon ‘Unlocked’ Will Give Away Paid Apps For Free | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 Amazon has been working hard to build up the popularity of its Android-based Appstore with consumers and developers — borrowing from the well-thumbed Amazon playbook of deep discounts to drive usage.
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Meerkat app shows the potential for live streaming on Twitter

Meerkat app shows the potential for live streaming on Twitter | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Many already use Twitter as a platform to broadcast their lives. Now, Meerkat is trying to take that concept to the next level.
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Ghostly Images of WiFi Signals Captured Using Long Exposure Photography and an Android App

Ghostly Images of WiFi Signals Captured Using Long Exposure Photography and an Android App | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
So much of the world today is invisible to cameras. Technology operates in a light-less world of zeroes and ones, electromagnetic waves that fly over our h
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Sharing economy apps miss opportunity by overlooking moms: report - Mobile Marketer - Report

Sharing economy apps miss opportunity by overlooking moms: report - Mobile Marketer - Report | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it

On-demand service and sharing economy applications are missing out on a significant revenue opportunity by not targeting mothers in advertising campaigns, with many claiming they are interested in, but unaware of, these companies, according to a...

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The app to teach migrant children on the move

The app to teach migrant children on the move | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
As more migrants travel to Europe or are displaced by conflict in the Middle East, another problem has emerged – education.
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A Simple Framework for Building User Engagement Features

A Simple Framework for Building User Engagement Features | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Engagement is the first thing you will need for your product. Without engagement, you won’t have returning users, and you won’t monetize.
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This Israeli Ride-Sharing App Is the Utopian, Hippie Uber

This Israeli Ride-Sharing App Is the Utopian, Hippie Uber | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Ride-hailing app La’Zooz runs like a commune, using digital tokens
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Benevolent Dictators, Killer Apps and Peer-to-Peer: A True Match?

Benevolent Dictators, Killer Apps and Peer-to-Peer: A True Match? | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
By Peter Troxler, research professor at Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences and owner of Square One.
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Uber's co-founder just launched a new app to make your commute cheaper, easier and better for the environment

Uber's co-founder just launched a new app to make your commute cheaper, easier and better for the environment | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Ride wants to make your commute cheap and easy.
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IBM And Apple Release Eight More Enterprise Apps For Healthcare, Airlines And More

IBM And Apple Release Eight More Enterprise Apps For Healthcare, Airlines And More | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
 Apple and IBM’s partnership that has the companies working together to produce enterprise-friendly apps has expanded yet again with the addition of eight more apps designed for iOS devices, including the iPhone and iPad, bringing the total number...
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9 apps to help you get the most out of New York City

9 apps to help you get the most out of New York City | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
New York City is packed with restaurants, bars, theaters, activities and basically every form of entertainment you can think of — and more.
Visiting (or even living here) can be exhilarating, but it can also be daunting.
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App Makes Donor-Advised Funds More Accessible - The Nonprofit Quarterly

App Makes Donor-Advised Funds More Accessible - The Nonprofit Quarterly | Peer2Politics | Scoop.it
Getting nonprofits in front of the sponsors and donors behind donor-advised funds has always been a challenge, but DAF Direct makes it easier, and its sponsors are making the tool itself simpler to use.
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