Peer to Peer

Automotive Interview: How Turo Is Building A Marketplace For On-Demand Car Sharing

The head of Turo's U.K. team tells PSFK how the platform is poised to fundamentally shift the nature of car ownership, enabling a service it describes as the Airbnb of car-sharing and letting car owners make money on their vehicle's idle time

Delivery & Logistics Digital P2P Platform Offers Book Access For Literature-Scarce Venezuela

Ongoing humanitarian crises in the South American country inspired an innovative peer-to-peer analog book exchange, helping citizens form networks to access increasingly scarce literature

Brand Activation & Immersion Interview: How Social Shopping Platform Countr Is Empowering Fashion-Forward Consumers With Authenticity

Countr is a social media mobile app where consumers can showcase their style, purchase product directly from their feed and make real money for engagement, leveling the influencer playing field

Home Furniture Startup Pays Owners To Show Wares To Potential Customers

In a creative application of the sharing economy, Outer is solving for the challenge of furniture viewing before purchase by turning private residence into showrooms, letting potential customers see items in owners' homes

Beauty Interview: Shopping Platform MASSE Lets Friends Share Product Recommendations

To help consumers wade through the overabundance of items available online and avoid unreliable reviews, MASSE is enabling social commerce between friends and family to share and recommend products

Loyalty & Membership Customers Of Self-Storage Co Can Rent Out Their Stored Items

Omni is promoting active storage, letting customers charge each other for use of their stowed-away goods, incentivizing business while also encouraging the repurposing of unused items

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel P2P Marketplace Enlists Travelers To Pick Up And Drop Off Goods

This service wants to 'bring the world to your fingertips' by creating a new model of community shipping

Luxury Swap Your Plane Seat Before You Board

You may be able to buy your preferred airplane seat from a fellow traveler

Technology Airbnb For Dogs Offers A Better Alternative To Kennels

Holidog helps dog-owners find a host family close to home to keep their dogs while they are on vacation.

Innovation Toilet Sharing Service Creates Public Restrooms In People’s Homes

AirPnP connects people to owners of bathrooms looking to make some money.

Work Torrent Site Serves As A Free Library For Researchers

Peer-to-peer sharing gives researchers unlimited access to each other's works.

Technology Peer-To-Peer App Connects Hungry Strangers With Leftovers

Peer-to-peer network for those who have more than enough food to go around

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Peer-To-Peer Camera Lending Service For Photographers Of All Levels

Getting hold of the gear you need for a perfect photo-shoot just got easier

Innovation Rent A Car Through Facebook

New social aspect has been introduced to transportation options through peer-to-peer networks.