Tag Archives: peer to peer

San Francisco: There’s a Whole Lot of Sharing Going On

As you may know, San Francisco’s Mayor Ed Lee recently announced the formation of a Sharing Economy Working Group. What does this mean? Oh, just that San Francisco is poised to be the sharing economy capital of the world. That’s … Continue reading

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P2P Carsharing: Empowering Micropreneurs Everywhere

It’s a funny thing about the person-to-person/peer-to-peer market: it demands its users be innovative and resourceful to be more successful. While some simply post items for rent and sit back and wait for the magic to happen, others get creative about how … Continue reading

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Little Work, Big Pay-Off

Sounds like the American Dream, right? JustShareIt was recently mentioned (yay!) in this Yahoo! Finance article by Farnoosh Torabi. While Farnoosh focuses on how sharing – or “collaborative consumption” – is a great way to earn income without doing much … Continue reading

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JustShareIt and the Big Wheels Connection

In 1983, I discovered the lure of the open road and the unmatched glory of vehicular independence. That year, I got my first ride. She was a beauty: ape hanger handlebars with 7-inch streamers, front wheel half my height, decal … Continue reading

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I Sync, therefore I am

There has been a lot written about Ford’s in-vehicle communications and entertainment system, Ford Sync, bringing Wi-Fi into our cars. This of course would enable us to access the internet on the go with an iPod Touch, notebook, cell phone … Continue reading

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A thought for World Environment Day, June 5, 2011

June 5th, World Environment Day When the U.N. General Assembly instituted the World Environment Day (WED) back in the early 1970s, there were fewer than half the number of vehicles worldwide than exist now. As Mexico City was hosting WED … Continue reading

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The Love Connection – Why we get emotional over Fast cars

Have you ever fallen in love with the idea of owning/leasing a particular car, just because you have either experienced driving it first hand or been sold the experience?  I have definitely had my fair share of such instances, especially … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth day early at Green:Net 2011

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      Last Thursday on April 21st (pre-Earth Day), we took the first step to make our presence known by being sponsors of Green:Net 2011, GigaOM’s answer to a sustainable summit.  But it’s no ordinary conference – focusing on … Continue reading

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Stories of Everyday People

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In this downturn economy, I have to really be aware of my spending. Unfortunately, I have these major car payments that is where all my money is going. It would be great to have an extra income coming in that … Continue reading

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Adventurers

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