Sharing and gig economies

Taxi app Lyft has raised $530m (£353.6m) from a new funding round, softening the blow dealt by a US judges’ [...]

12 March 2015
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Uber has announced plans to create one million jobs for women as drivers by 2020, as it looks to bounce back from [...]

11 March 2015
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There has been much trumpeting of a change in legislation in the government’s Deregulation Bill that will allow [...]

2 March 2015
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A Shoreditch-based accelerator programme aimed at finding the next big technology innovations in property has [...]

23 February 2015
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No industry is immune from digital disruption. And any business would be foolish to think that it is a phenomenon [...]

17 February 2015
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Just Park founder, Anthony Eskinazi, tells Oliver Smith, his clients will race to invest in the parking app

13 February 2015
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Government plans to allow Londoners to legally rent out their homes through websites such as Airbnb for up to [...]

10 February 2015
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While most of us spent good chunks of our childhood playing shops or doctors, Leah Busque was busy heading up [...]

2 February 2015
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Airbnb has some pretty funky spots - from a footballer's family vineyard to, er, Ikea. But this spot will be rather [...]

27 January 2015
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Much has been made of the fact Airbnb's model has been copied to such an extent there's now an Airbnb for pretty [...]

29 December 2014
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Earlier this month, it was revealed the sharing economy could net up to £9bn a year for the UK by 2025. The independent [...]

1 December 2014
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Fancy sipping on a glass of red in the beautiful Spanish countryside with the scorer of the winning goal in a [...]

28 November 2014
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EVERYONE seems to be talking about the “sharing economy”, and while this may not be a model that will work [...]

26 November 2014
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Rental groups such as Airbnb could soon become even more attractive if the Institute of Directors (IoD) gets its [...]

25 November 2014
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Business minister Matthew Hancock accused Westminster council last night of “over-zealously” clamping down [...]

21 November 2014
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