facebook twitter linkedin
icon-ball icon-cross icon-eye icon-flat-tire icon-gift-2 icon-house icon-lab icon-present icon-remember icon-surprise icon-tree

SmartUp is an intelligent database of stories and insights on entrepreneurship and innovation.

Click on the icons to search the different categories.

x

Double Trouble! The Uber and Lyft Logjam

“Ten billion trips and counting, thanks to riders and drivers like you – we can’t wait to see where the next 10 billion take us,” the official Uber Twitter account gleefully boasted this past week. Stuck in traffic, was the…

Read More

UberTime

There’s UberTime, and then there’s your time. UberTime is flexible. Your time is likely not. Travelling through Europe, we’ve been getting to know UberTime. At Lisbon’s Cais do Sodre metro station we punched our destination into the app. Up popped…

Read More

Airbnb Dreams: A Postcard from Paris, to CEO Brian Chesky

Dear Brian Chesky – Next time you’re in Paris, you must check out this listing: “5 STARS – BEAUTIFUL – PARIS CENTER OF THE MARAIS.” It’s what makes your platform so awesome. The pics. OMG. Lovely, long white curtains. Stone…

Read More

Blowing the Whistle on Trump: The 50-Million-Voter Facebook Fraud

The Russians aren’t the only dark power gaming our elections through social media sabotage. Trump consultants conned Facebook and deployed deception and trickery in a “grossly unethical experiment” to sway 50 million American voters, according to Britain’s Observer and the…

Read More
Share