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A collection of materials about sharing - in Web 2.0 in collaborative and anti-capitalist consumption, and in interpersonal relationships (the therapeutic narrative)
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Shareable: The Dark Side of the Sharing Economy: Could Airbnb Accelerate Gentrification?

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Alicia Silvestone Launches Vegan, Breast Milk Sharing Initiative - Huffington Post

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Alicia Silvestone Launches Vegan, Breast Milk Sharing Initiative
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Actress Alicia Silverstone wants moms to have the opportunity to provide breast milk to their children -- even moms who cannot breastfeed.
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Yet another #sharing initiative.

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The sharing economy: How do you stop something you can’t keep up with?

The sharing economy: How do you stop something you can’t keep up with? | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
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.

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Collaborative consumption is dead, long live the real sharing economy

Collaborative consumption is dead, long live the real sharing economy | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
A rule of thumb on Wall Street is when national magazines discover a trend, the trend has peaked, and there’s only one way to go: down. Unfortunately, that’s beginning to happen to “collaborative c...
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The Rise of the Social Travel Movement

The Rise of the Social Travel Movement | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Social travel relates to the huge amount of people worldwide exploring new ways of travelling and hosting, preferring to swap, share and couch-surf instead of renting and buying...
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Why Sharing Boosts Your Social Life as Much as Your Bank Balance

Why Sharing Boosts Your Social Life as Much as Your Bank Balance | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
The concept of sharing has been transformed - from a throwback to childhood and simpler times, to a truly modern lifestyle choice.
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From Airbnb to Zaarly: A Short History of Collaborative Consumption Startups | Techli

From Airbnb to Zaarly: A Short History of Collaborative Consumption Startups | Techli | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Collaborative consumption is the act of sharing, bartering, swapping, or reusing good and services. Here's the history of how this movement was started.
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The rise of the sharing economy

The rise of the sharing economy | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
LAST night 40,000 people rented accommodation from a service that offers 250,000 rooms in 30,000 cities in 192 countries. They chose their rooms and paid for...
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TrustCloud.com — Claim your Trustworthy Data & Use it Anywhere

TrustCloud.com — Claim your Trustworthy Data & Use it Anywhere | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
TrustCloud helps you leverage
your earned good behavior in the Sharing Economy and gauge the trustworthiness of other people offering products and services online.
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SideCar sues Austin, claiming its ride-sharing service is legit

SideCar sues Austin, claiming its ride-sharing service is legit | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
The San Francisco-based ride-sharing service claims the Texas capital's city council is misinterpreting the law and illegally attempting to regulate its business. Read this post by Daniel Terdiman on SXSW.
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More on the legal challenges of and to sharing.

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Parko - Find a parking spot

Parko - Find a parking spot | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Parko is a free smartphone application for iPhone & Android that brings a crowd-sourcing solution for finding a parking spot using cutting-edge technology.
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Is Sharing Illegal? In Many Cases, Yes.

Is Sharing Illegal? In Many Cases, Yes. | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
The problem for home- and car-sharing services is multifaceted: they’re agitating stakeholders, operating in uncharted territories, and legally indefinable.
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A New Economic Model: Collaborative Consumption & the Sharing Economy

A New Economic Model: Collaborative Consumption & the Sharing Economy | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
We are seeing a new economic model emerge - the collaborative economy. This describes the shift in consumer values from ownership to sharing.

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It's Not Just Nice to Share, It's the Future

It's Not Just Nice to Share, It's the Future | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
With collaborative consumption — the growing new economy based on access instead of ownership —you don’t have to buy a bike, car, prom dress, DVD, or chainsaw. You rent it or swap for it.
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Taxi Startups Show The Right Way And Wrong Way To Hack Regulations

Taxi Startups Show The Right Way And Wrong Way To Hack Regulations | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Getting a ride with your smartphone meets bureaucratic speed bumps, stalling some startups while others keep driving forward.
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Shareable: Survey Finds that Disownership is the New Normal

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Disownership ---- From studies to realty : A big challenge ahead ! 

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Collaborative Consumption - Social Travel and the Rise of the Sharers

Collaborative Consumption - Social Travel and the Rise of the Sharers | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
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.
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The secret to the sharing economy: 'You don't want the drill -- you want the hole'

The secret to the sharing economy: 'You don't want the drill -- you want the hole' | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Shareable founder Neal Gorenflo talks about crowdsourcing his life, his decision to give up his beloved surf wagon, and how sharing is reshaping the economy.
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Building a p2p marketplace: the struggles of Collaborative Consumption

Building a p2p marketplace: the struggles of Collaborative Consumption | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
P2p services have been pivoting or shutting down due to the challenges they face. Here's how we can build towards the next phase of the Sharing Economy.
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The Cost of Uber's Free Rides

The Cost of Uber's Free Rides | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
“It sucks getting around here,” Max Crowley said, in a rare moment of real emphasis. Crowley is a community manager at the car-service start-up company Uber, and “here” is Austin, Texas.
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Disruptions: As User Interaction on Facebook Drops, Sharing Comes at a Cost

Disruptions: As User Interaction on Facebook Drops, Sharing Comes at a Cost | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
It seems as if Facebook is not only promoting paid links on news feeds, but also possibly suppressing the ones that aren’t paid for.
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