Evan Litvak

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5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

This week’s list of travel startups aims to make travelers smarter by giving them the information they need when they need it with live …

Filmmaker Creatively Documents Incredible Journey Around World

Filmmaker Nicolò Balini, aka Human Safari, has just finished a whirlwind trip to almost all parts of the globe in 2013... and he brought his camera along for the ride.<p>So what does a creative filmmaker do when they have an incredible amount of great footage? Create the epic travel video above titled …

Europe's Most Overcrowded Tourist Destinations, Summed Up In Haikus

In particular seasons, the crowds and the prices and the hours-long lines for museums can make Europe's most popular cities feel almost painful to visit.<p>But you won't have to, now that we've summed them all up with the haiku, a form of Japanese poetry that's incredibly succinct (and incredibly …

10 reasons traveling the world for free is BS

“How to Travel Anywhere for Free”<p>“Fly Around the World for Almost Free”<p>“The Ultimate Travel Hacking Guide”<p>YOU GET the picture. People want to know …

What Fan Culture Can Teach Us About the Peer Economy

Do you ever find a topic so fascinating that you're four entries deep before realizing you've gone down the Wikipedia wormhole? That's what my peer …

Star Trek

The Sharing Economy meets the Internet of Things

<i>This post has been reblogged by IBM and is reproduced on their Tumblr sites. The original is available below in its entirety.</i><p>Noise over what has been …

How To Design For The Sharing Economy

How do you create the next Zipcar, Netflix, or Airbnb? Follow these five rules, from Artefact’s Lada Gorlenko.<p>The definition of ownership is changing. We are becoming less interested in owning products and accumulating wealth through long-term purchases. Instead, we crave experiences, seeking out …

Uber for Everything

San Francisco has 800,000 inhabitants. How many cordless drills are there in this city? Probably orders of magnitude more than we actually need. I …

Share Your Plane? Why Luxury Could Be The Next Big Sharing Economy Market

Exploring the market for renting a private island, sharing a plush jet, and even booking a mini palace.<p>We are a share-happy nation.<p>In fact, the age-old philosophy once relegated to kindergarten classrooms–you must share!–has become a veritable disruptor to the way we think about services, …