sharing economy

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

Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Interview: How Rally Rd. Is Reinventing Car Investment For A Sharing Economy

The auto investment platform's co-founder Rob Petrozzo speaks to PSFK about investment equity where it concerns classic cars and other high-ticket items, as well as why the future car experience will be about sharing, not owning

Design Digital Platform Brings The Sharing Economy Ethos To Interior Design World

A London-based home-decor sharing platform is enabling consumers to rapidly refurbish their homes, and is poised to change the dynamics of the interiors industry by embracing the sharing economy concept

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel HomeAway Adds Hotel Options To Its Rental Listings

Expedia's HomeAway is including hotels from the travel site among vacation home rental results to expand into urban markets and offer more choices

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel With Apartment Rentals In Hotel Booking Engine, Marriott Tests Guest Services

Hotel chain gets into Airbnb territory by adding 200 vetted private UK homes to the world's biggest room booking site

Home Self-Storage Startup Adds A Social Element To Sharing Space

Neighbor uses social algorithms to build a trusted peer-to-peer platform that lets people rent out extra storage space

Retail IKEA Is Testing Furniture Rentals As Part Of Its Sustainability Plan

IKEA customers in the future may have the option to rent furniture and household items rather than purchasing them

Retail New Platform Looks To Connect People With Affordable Housing

Young adults can find affordable housing with older people in need of extra cash or help around the house

Technology Why Business Needs To Sharpen Its Peripheral Vision

Duleesha Kulasooriya, Head of Strategy for Deloitte’s Center for the Edge, shared his insights on future-proofing businesses with PSFK

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Rent An On-Demand Space For A Power Nap While Traveling

Startups are broadening the concept of the sharing economy to include hourly rentals

Automotive A Car-Charging Grid Might Be Modeled On Sharing And The Blockchain

A new plan wants to give electric vehicles much-needed support with an expansive charging infrastructure that taps into the sharing economy

Innovation PurpleList Podcast Episode 17: How Burning Man Is A Microcosm Of The Experience Economy At Play

We discussed the legacy, misconceptions and culture of Burning Man with five people from five very different industries

How Burning Man Is A Microcosm Of The Experience Economy At Play

We spoke to five people from five different industries about how experience reigns supreme at Burning Man over material goods or status

Home Feather Offers Rentals For Young People Who Want Nice Furniture

The service aims to give people the ability to afford a regular interior upgrade