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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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Who Needs an Office Building in the Sharing Economy?

Who Needs an Office Building in the Sharing Economy? | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Office workers spend about a third of their time at their desks. The rest of the time, that work space is idle. That's wasteful. It wastes the rent paid on those square feet of space.
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Rachel Botsman on Collaborative Consumption business models

In this interview, Rachel Botsman, Author of What's Mine is Yours: The Rise of Collaborative Consumption, discusses the reasons for the recent surge in investment in the sector and why the continued turbulence in global economic markets is actually...

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Sharing is caring in 2012 – also on the web | J. Boye

Sharing is caring in 2012 – also on the web | J. Boye | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
The mindset that prevails in most enterprises, regardless of sector or industry, is that each organisation should be the protector and gatekeeper of its own...
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KeyWifi Opens the Door to Peer-To-Peer Wifi Rental

KeyWifi Opens the Door to Peer-To-Peer Wifi Rental | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Wifi, like cars, has an enormous untapped capacity that until recently had no viable way to be shared with others. KeyWifi is readying to launch a web based service that will allow people to safely share and rent their excess capacity to others.
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openp2pdesign.org » Collaborative Consumption (or Sharing Economy) infographic

openp2pdesign.org » Collaborative Consumption (or Sharing Economy) infographic | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
After the post about Design in the Age of Sharing and the post about the emerging Sharing Economy, here’s now an infographic about the same topic...
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Four Collaborative Consumption Trends Poised To Explode In 2012

Four Collaborative Consumption Trends Poised To Explode In 2012 | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Here at Insteading, we like to explore alternatives to the status quo...especially when those alternatives help us save money, live smaller, get around more efficiently, or reduce waste.
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The Demise of Trust is Rather Exaggerated - Forbes

The Demise of Trust is Rather Exaggerated - Forbes | Sharingproject | Scoop.it

Would you share your car with a stranger? Your house? Your tools? Think collaborative consumption, peer lending, the sharing economy. Think about the untapped economic value available simply through improving asset utilization of things, not to mention facilitating interaction between people.


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Coworking: A support system for collaborative consumption

Coworking: A support system for collaborative consumption | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
The ability of coworking spaces to keep talent in town and boost local businesses is relatively well known to the movement's fans, but another possible economic benefit of the spaces is less obvious.

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The sharing economy - Beyond Amazon, Craigslist and Ebay

The sharing economy - Beyond Amazon, Craigslist and Ebay | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Send money to your friends and family or pay for goods and services in foreign currency. No margins and no spreads on true market exchange rates.

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Peer-to-Peer Lending Takes Root in China.

Peer-to-Peer Lending Takes Root in China. | Sharingproject | Scoop.it

Peer-to-peer, or P2P, lending websites are at the leading edge of a microcredit boom in China. For a service fee, they connect people wanting to invest money with those looking to borrow small amounts, whether to attend school, buy a computer or start a business.


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7 Ways You're Already Doing Collaborative Consumption : Getaround blog

7 Ways You're Already Doing Collaborative Consumption : Getaround blog | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Collaborative consumption has been around for thousands of years. Learn how libraries, movie rentals, timeshares and more are evolving.
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Sharing is Caring for your intranet | J. Boye

Sharing is Caring for your intranet | J. Boye | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Intranets have come a long way since their early days as vehicles for official top-down communication and controlled content.
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Ideas & Trends: The Sharing Society; In the Age of the Internet, Whatever Will Be Will Be Free - New York Times

THE recording industry's long-running battle against online music piracy has come to resemble one of those whack-a-mole arcade games, where the player hammers one rubber rodent's head with a mallet...
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Brains On Purpose™: Poor impulse control keeps children from sharing

Brains On Purpose™: Poor impulse control keeps children from sharing | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
News release from Max-Planck-Gesellschaft: Late development of the prefrontal cortex explains why children find it hard to suppress selfish impulses When children fail to share fairly with each other, it may not be due to poor understanding of what...
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Measuring the economic impact of the Sharing Economy - O'Reilly Radar

Measuring the economic impact of the Sharing Economy - O'Reilly Radar | Sharingproject | Scoop.it

Yet it's quite clear to me that there is a new economy of content that is quite possibly larger than the old one, but just not as well measured, because we measure value captured, not value created for users.


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Collaborative Consumption: Doing More with Less…Together (SSIR)

Collaborative Consumption: Doing More with Less…Together (SSIR) | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
A look at three new sharing enterprises.
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Shareable: Sharing is the Biggest Secret in the Global Economy

Shareable: Sharing is the Biggest Secret in the Global Economy | Sharingproject | Scoop.it

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Tradepal Blog • From Sharing Economy to Sheconomy: The Evolution of Women and their Sphere of Influence

Tradepal Blog • From Sharing Economy to Sheconomy: The Evolution of Women and their Sphere of Influence | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
From Sharing Economy to Sheconomy: The Evolution of Women and their Sphere of Influence In its’ fourth installment of Women, Power & Money, Fleishman-Hillard and Hearst Magazines have released their...
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People who share crowdshare swap shops | Brighton UK

People who share crowdshare swap shops | Brighton UK | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
People who share love to share, recycle, reuse. Eco friendly Sustainable sharing events swap shops.

"We believe that sharing is the solution to every global problem and through sharing we can create sustainable, equal, healthy communities and develop a Sharing Economy."

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Unstoppable file-sharing network ‘Tribler’ spells trouble for copyright holders

Unstoppable file-sharing network ‘Tribler’ spells trouble for copyright holders | Sharingproject | Scoop.it
Copyright holders thought they had scored a major victory last month when one of the biggest file-sharing networks in the world was shuttered.
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