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Getaround adding Facebook controls

The car-sharing service seems to be taking a lesson from the recent AirBnB fraud, and will add controls to let members restrict rentals to their social circle.

By Sep. 15, 2011

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Can you get around Getaround's car-sharing security?

GetAround's CarKit technology makes it easy for members to borrow cars, but does it also make it easy for thieves to steal them?

By Aug. 18, 2011

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Getaround offers $25-per-hour Tesla rentals

If you're in the market for a cheap thrill, add Getaround.com to your list. The start-up car-sharing program lets members rent a fusion red Tesla Roadster Sport for only $25 an hour.

By Jan. 24, 2011

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P2P car share wins TechCrunch award

Bay Area's car-sharing service Getaround won the TechCrunch Disrupt award this week, beating out 32 other startups for the $50,000 top prize.

By May. 27, 2011

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How companies can leverage the 'collaborative economy' (Q&A)

With Crowd Companies, Jeremiah Owyang is hoping to help companies develop business models and best practices around the shared economy, the maker movement, and more.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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Repeated theft shuts down luxury car sharing startup

Peer-to-Peer luxury car sharing startup HiGear closed this week due to several thefts of members' cars.

By Jan. 3, 2012

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RelayRides raises $10M to expand service, attract members

The San Francisco-based car-sharing start-up plans to use its new investments to expand its service area and attract more members.

By Aug. 17, 2011

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Mercedes wants you to share cars like a Communist

During the company's press conference, it talked about one way to cut down on emissions: share rides. And it has an app for its connected-car tech that helps owners find riders.

By Jan. 10, 2012

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Car Tech Live 201: How much do we have to pay you to buy an electric car? (podcast)

How much do we have to pay you to buy an electric car? Ferrari does its first AWD hatchback! And you might actually get your Nissan Leaf before you die. Plus, we drive the 2011 Scion tC.

By Jan. 27, 2011

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Wheelz launches car sharing for college campuses

Yet another way to send your car on its own adventures while you're not using it.

By Sep. 28, 2011