Monthly Archives: October 2016

Tesla Banned Customers from Using Its Self-Driving Tech to Work for Uber

Business Insider – October 21, 2016

Tesla has placed a strange restriction on its forthcoming self-driving car technology: Customers who will not be allowed to use it to work for ride-hailing companies like Uber and Lyft.

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Why You Need To Know More About The Collaborative Economy And How It Will Affect You

Forbes – November 1, 2016

Nesta, the UKs innovation foundation, explored the diverse world of collaborative/sharing economies with its ‘Social Value In The Collaborative Economy’ conference. Per Nesta research, +45 million British adults are not aware of the benefits of social value ‘collaborative economy’ technologies like StreetBank, JustPark, Gobble versus more established entities like Uber and AirBnB.

St. Paul Tool Library Will Contribute to Sharing Economy

The Line – October 18, 2016

St. Paul is soon getting a new type of library—one that includes power drills, wrenches and lawn mowers. The St. Paul Tool Library will be the newest branch of the Northeast Minneapolis Tool Library, a nonprofit where members can check out tools for home repairs and projects. The new St. Paul location at 755 Prior Avenue N., in the Midway neighborhood, is slated to open late 2016 or early 2017.