The definition of the sharing economy varies usually depends on who you ask — or what site you search. You will find that the definition often includes the sharing of a good or service through an online platform. The truth is, the sharing economy has existed for centuries. Communities historically shared limited resources instead of […]
Amid concerns about the economic slowdown in China, Premier Li Keqiang said his country is seeking new growth in emerging technology like the Internet of Things (IoT) and self-driving vehicles. As reported by CNBC, Li gave a wide-ranging speech at the recent World Economic Forum (WEF) in Tianjin that emphasized the importance digital technologies will […]
A new study shows how—and why—the sharing economy is burgeoning.
Score one for the sharing economy.
Guest author Scott Gerber is the founder of the Young Entrepreneur Council. Recently, Uber and other companies that provide on-demand services have been under the regulatory microscope. Despite these setbacks, it’s still a great industry to get into, full of potential advantages for a would-be entrepreneur. That said, there are a few best practices that […]
Apparently sharing economy is “wage theft,” but also offers exciting opportunities.
Finally—a new player in the sharing economy that’s not tone deaf.
There’s no charging by the hour, either.
Burner phones on demand.
The San Francisco city attorney is booting mobile parking apps that want users to pay up for access to public spaces.
How I became a victim—or a perpetrator—of the sharing economy, at least in the eyes of the New York attorney general.
Getting a ride with your smartphone meets bureaucratic speed bumps, stalling some startups while others keep driving forward.