Welcome to our first links roundup of June, Shareable readers. That means there's fewer than 30 of these left this year, so enjoy.

  • If you're a regular reader, these "10 signs web-based sharing is at a tipping point" should seem familiar.
  • One of the data points – Leading peer accommodation site Airbnb is closing a $100 million investment round on a $1 billion valuation
  • Big Think asks "Is car-sharing the future of the auto industry?" We say: Duh.
  • And as proof: P2P car-sharing company Getaround won TechCrunch's Disrupt award and the big check that comes with it.



Malcolm is a writer based in the Bay Area and the Life/Art channel editor at Shareable. His work has been featured on Alternet,, The Los Angeles Free Press, and