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Youtubers movimentam mercado dos cabelos cacheados na internet

Foi para juntar dinheiro para pagar a faculdade de direito que a blogueira e <i>youtuber</i> brasiliense Juliana Louise, de 24 anos, começou a divulgar …

Empresárias libertam os cachos e abraçam luta contra o preconceito

Quando tinha apenas sete anos, Carla Tatiane Carvalho alisou o cabelo pela primeira vez. A sergipana de Aracajú cresceu rodeada de amigos que tinham …

Sharing Cities to Gain Ground with New International Framework

<i>Image of Melbourne courtesy of Angela Rutherford using a Creative Commons license</i>

Can mobile tech actually stimulate altruism by developing new ways for us to help each other?<p>I’ve outsourced my memory. I haven’t had the need or inclination to remember a phone number, aside from my own, since the discovery of speed dial on my first Nokia 3000. In the 90s I would never cycle …

Sharing Economy

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O valor gasto com moradia, entre aluguel ou prestação do financiamento do imóvel, condomínio e IPTU, costuma representar a maior despesa do orçamento …

Portal de trocas chega ao mercado com investimento de R$ 190 mil

Sócios da startup Troca&Troca, João Mendes e Olegas Orlovas reservaram R$ 1,5 milhão para o lançamento oficial da plataforma<p>Um portal onde o objetivo …

5 Things You Never Knew About the Sharing Economy

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

The Sharing Economy Isn’t About Sharing at All

The sharing economy has been widely hailed as a major growth sector, by sources ranging from <i>Fortune</i> magazine to President Obama. It has disrupted mature industries, such as hotels and automotives, by providing consumers with convenient and cost efficient access to resources without the financial, …

Meet The Brazilian Entrepreneur Making Money With Other People's Free Time

Most businessmen would agree that time is money, but 24-year-old Brazilian social entrepreneur Lorrana Scarpioni has literally built her entire business model upon that motto. The only difference is that the time from which she is profiting is not hers. Scarpioni is the founder and CEO of Bliive, a …

The Shrinking of Personal Space at Work

Forget standing desks—some companies are doing away with assigned workstations entirely.<p>First they came for the offices, replacing four-walls-and-a-door situations with desks in cubicles, even for workers of considerable stature.<p>Now they’re coming for the desks themselves.<p>On both sides of the …

Amsterdam Exploring the Sharing City

Amsterdam

For some reason, Airbnb launched a print magazine

Airbnb wants you to have some bedtime reading when you're about to sleep in a stranger's bed.<p>The room-rental platform announced the launch of …

KLM Is Renting Out an Airplane Apartment on Airbnb

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines has converted an airplane at Schiphol Airport into a pop-up apartment for rent on Airbnb. House rule no. 1: No flying.<p>Hotels have become standard airport amenities around the world, running the gamut from swanky to spartan. Now, Airbnb is moving into the terminal …

Radical new economic system will emerge from collapse of capitalism

At the very moment of its ultimate triumph, capitalism will experience the most exquisite of deaths.<p>This is the belief of political adviser and author Jeremy Rifkin, who argues the current economic system has become so successful at lowering the costs of production that it has created the very …

Is The Future Of Work All About Freelance And Independent Workers?

According to a recent SAP and Oxford Economics report, 83% of executives say their companies are increasing their use of contingent workers. Intuit reported that by 2020 40% of American Workers will be freelancers. Another recent report from MBO Partners found that today there are approximately 30 …

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The Collaboration Paradox: Why Working Together Often Yields Weaker Results

On a midsummer afternoon in 1957, a church fundraiser altered the course of music history. It was just after 4:00 when a group of teenagers took the …

New Documentary Explores the Rise of Urban Ag in the U.S.

When long-time friends Dan Susman and Andrew Monbouquette returned home to Omaha, Nebraska, after college, they realized that their city -- despite …

The Collaborative, Sharing Economy

In his excellent research report on the subject, Owyang explains what the collaborative economy is all about. He views it as the next major phase of …

SharingEconomy: The Buzzword of the Moment

This presentation covers the diversity behind the so called sharingeconomy: a word that lately and increasingly is being used as a buzzword without the necessary understanding of the complexity and meaning that it represents.<p>This presentation and talk was given in Pisa, during the Internet Festival …