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Sharing Economy City Report: New York City

Citi Bike is the bike sharing program that launched this May in New York City. Bike sharing is part of the sharing economy.

The explosive growth of the Sharing Economy has enabled thousands of people all over the world to share their car, home, workspace, skills, and more everyday. This behavior represents a shift in the way that people work and live. It has also started to change the way people think about ownership. With the Sharing Economy, ...

4 mins

Startup Spotlight: BonAppetour


Startup Spotlight: BonAppetour What’s the Scoop on BonAppetour? BonAppetour connects travelers to local hosts for a home-dining experience around the world, including dinner parties, picnics, barbecues and cooking classes. “Like you, we love to travel. But we believe that traveling isn’t just about sightseeing – we believe in local experiences. There is a side of ...

7 mins

10 Books About the Sharing Economy

We are on the ground floor of the Collaborative Consumption movement. Technology is reinventing sharing and is redefining the way we connect with goods, services, and others as a result. At Coral we believe this is the future and want to provide you with all the resources needed to be informed and excited about our ...

3 mins

Startup Spotlight: Fasten


Image Credit: Boston Herald – Unknown Image Credit: www.fasten.com Startup: Fasten Sector: Ride-sharing Launched: Late September 2015 Competitors: Uber and Lyft   What’s the Scoop on Fasten? While in Boston, we had the pleasure of trying the new ride-sharing app, Fasten, in the midst of their big launch! As you would expect, using this app is ...

4 mins

What is The Sharing Economy and Why Now?!

If you haven’t yet heard of the Sharing Economy, it’s time to come out from under your rock! With massive investor valuations of young companies, flashy TV ad campaigns, and coverage on major media outlets, the Sharing Economy has been used as an umbrella term and is becoming a bit of a buzzword. However, it is ...