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Sep 29, 2014

UK Gov’s “Independent” Review Of Sharing Economy To Be Led By Sharing Economy Startup CEO

Today the UK government threw its weight behind the so-called sharing economy, epitomised by companies such as Airbnb and Zipcar, with the stated aim to make the country “the global centre for the sharing economy” and ensuring it can compete with Sil... #Silicon Valley #Zipcar #Europe

Sep 29, 2014

Jay Z, Beyonce on stage at NY fest

Jay Z has performed for thousands of music fans in New York's Central Park and encouraged the crowd to help end world poverty. The rap star headlined the Global Citizen Festival on the Great Lawn, where Beyonce surprised the audience by performing wi... #Madison Square Garden, NY #Frank Sinatra #Jessica Alba #Billy Joel #Beyonce Knowles #Alicia Keys #Hugh Jackman #Carrie Underwood #Olivia Wilde #Carnegie Hall #Brooklyn, NY #Central Park, NY #New York (state)

Sep 29, 2014

Hong Kong democracy protesters defy tear gas, baton charge in historic standoff [Photos]

Hong Kong democracy protesters defied volleys of tear gas and police baton charges to stand firm in the centre of the global financial hub on Monday, one of the biggest political challenges for China since the Tiananmen Square crackdown 25 years ago... #Hong Kong #China