Tech Team Podcast Episode 2: The Sharing Economy NPR (blog) Keeping with our just-started tradition, all the features that we do during our themed reporting week get a new home in a podcast on SoundCloud.
Collaborative Consumption is set to gather momentum thanks to the restrictive economic climate and growing ethical concerns about the way we consume which make traditional ownership both less achievable and less attractive.
Fresh off an apparent victory in which a New Yorker fined for renting a room out through Airbnb had his penalty overturned, the sharing economy's marquee company says its "hosts" should collect room taxes just like hotels.
Alicia Silvestone Launches Vegan, Breast Milk Sharing Initiative Huffington Post Actress Alicia Silverstone wants moms to have the opportunity to provide breast milk to their children -- even moms who cannot breastfeed.
The good news is that, as long as the entrenched market incumbents continue to argue that they’re only acting to protect the interests of consumers, you can rest assured that the sharing economy is not going away anytime soon.