Are Modern Products Good Enough To Allow For Collaborative Consumption?

Are Modern Products Good Enough To Allow For Collaborative Consumption?

As we stared at a flat tire on our Parisian shared-bike, we wondered whether stuff is created these days to be overly used.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 6 september 2011

PSFK‘s recent trip to Paris made us think about the trend of product sharing and caused us to wonder whether modern society really had the quality tools to hand to enable the movement. As we cycled through the streets on the French Capital’s Velib system we had to return our bikes three times to a depot because of faults – and on one occasion it took 45 minutes to find that location.

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