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AirBnB and other short term rental unit owners push county for action.

AirBnB and other short term rental unit owners push county for action. | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
LOCAL SPIN 01.30.14 - Search the phrase “sharing economy” on Twitter, and dozens upon dozens of results pop up. Oakland-based journalist/illustrator Susie Cagle, asked how she would explain the sharing economy to her grandmother, tweets: “It’s an under-regulated economy backed by venture capital and promoting precarious work.”
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Europe’s BlaBlaCar Has Created the Purest Version of the Sharing Economy So Far — And It’s Working

Europe’s BlaBlaCar Has Created the Purest Version of the Sharing Economy So Far — And It’s Working | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
BlaBlaCar, the Paris-based long-distance ride-sharing marketplace, now has a million active monthly users.
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Airbnb's legal troubles: the tip of the iceberg for the sharing economy?

Airbnb's legal troubles: the tip of the iceberg for the sharing economy? | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
The room-sharing company's fight with the New York attorney general is likely just one of many legal battles to come
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The sharing revolution is coming to a town near you - Telegraph

The sharing revolution is coming to a town near you - Telegraph | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Festival of Business: Companies such as Airbnb and Liftshare are leading the drive for pooled resources, writes Andrew Cave
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I Bought an Apartment Just to Rent Out on Airbnb

I Bought an Apartment Just to Rent Out on Airbnb | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Entrepreneur Jon Wheatley purchased a $40,000 apartment in Las Vegas last year to just rent out on Airbnb. Was it worth the investment?
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Driving the future of sharing-based transportation | Sustainable Industries

Driving the future of sharing-based transportation | Sustainable Industries | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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Airbnb poised to build up brand and supply pipeline in Asia. ~ Wednesday, 16th October 2013 from 4Hoteliers

Airbnb poised to build up brand and supply pipeline in Asia. ~ Wednesday, 16th October 2013 from 4Hoteliers | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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Airbnb Stands Up For Hosts' Data Against New York Attorney General

Airbnb Stands Up For Hosts' Data Against New York Attorney General | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
David Hantman the firm's public policy head calls the Attorney General's request for hosts' data a government-sponsored fishing expedition.
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Sharing rides has become a global trend

Sharing rides has become a global trend | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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Airbnb: Our Rooms Should Be Taxed Like Hotels | Wired Business | Wired.com

Airbnb: Our Rooms Should Be Taxed Like Hotels | Wired Business | Wired.com | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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.
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Airbnb invades L.A. with celebrity-curated prefab pop-up listings

Airbnb invades L.A. with celebrity-curated prefab pop-up listings | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
The peer-to-peer lodging platform celebrates its presence in L.A. with the launch of a city-wide 'hospitality experience' revolving around modular studios with interiors curated by Angelica Huston, James Franco and others.
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Daimler Seeks Emotional Connections with New Campaign for Car2Go Service

Daimler Seeks Emotional Connections with New Campaign for Car2Go Service | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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In San Francisco, care to share a car, an apartment, a meal, a bike or a tour?

In San Francisco, care to share a car, an apartment, a meal, a bike or a tour? | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Sampling the universe of car, bike, apartment and meal sharing in San Francisco.
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Rent-your-car service gets green light at SFO airport - NBC News.com

Rent-your-car service gets green light at SFO airport - NBC News.com | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
It's been stop and go for car- and ride-sharing companies such as Lyft, uberX, FlightCar and RelayRides at San Francisco International...
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Top five share economy startups

Top five share economy startups | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Read Top five share economy startups - Management Today
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Sidecar and Lyft Will Introduce Mandatory Fares in California

Sidecar and Lyft Will Introduce Mandatory Fares in California | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Ridesharing startup Sidecar announced that California users will now be required to pay fares for rides they take using the service, moving away from a pre
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The Trouble With Managing Managed Vacation Rental Listings

The Trouble With Managing Managed Vacation Rental Listings | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
The executive director of a vacation rental trade group says negotiations are under way to build a switch to distribute inventory to HomeAway and OTAs.
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Vacation Rentals Startups Are Hot, But How Real Is the Market?

Vacation Rentals Startups Are Hot, But How Real Is the Market? | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it

Get ready for the next glut of travel startups: The allure of the vacation rental market is calling. If you search AngelList for vacation rental companies, you can compile a list of nearly 100 ...


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1% of NYC Visitors Stayed in an Airbnb Rental Last Year

1% of NYC Visitors Stayed in an Airbnb Rental Last Year | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Airbnb is in the midst of what is shaping up to be the defining fight of the sharing economy thus far. Two weeks after the home-sharing startup filed to block the New York State Attorney ...
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Why Is Airbnb Fighting to Save Sharing in New York When It's Already Legal?

Why Is Airbnb Fighting to Save Sharing in New York When It's Already Legal? | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
This weekend Peers, the lobbying group affiliated with over three dozen sharing economy companies in Silicon Valley, began a petition to “Legalize Sharing: Save Airbnb in New York.” ...
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Sharing economy setbacks – is it car sharing's turn?

Sharing economy setbacks – is it car sharing's turn? | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
The German Federal Association for Car Rentals (in German, shortened to BAV) has filed a case against the private car sharing business model in Berlin's regional court.
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What HomeAway Can Teach Airbnb About Getting Along With Others

What HomeAway Can Teach Airbnb About Getting Along With Others | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
This has been a big week for Airbnb in New York, but not the victory lap that many expected after a ruling against one of its hosts was struck down by the New York City Environmental Control ...
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Best bike-sharing cities in the world

Best bike-sharing cities in the world | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
Although most of the systems share several characteristics—bikes with low theft value, electronic docking stations, tiered payment scales—different cities are trying different ways to make bike sharing work.
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Daimler Seeks Emotional Connections with New Campaign for Car2Go Service

Daimler Seeks Emotional Connections with New Campaign for Car2Go Service | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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'Sharing economy' gets a boost in California

'Sharing economy' gets a boost in California | @Trablr: The Sharing Economy (rides, cars & apartments) | Scoop.it
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