How Uber And Airbnb Have Become Poster Kids For The Disruption Economy

But as Stone points out, “Uber and Airbnb have also come to represent, at least to some, the overweening hubris of the techno-elite.
The benefits that Airbnb and Uber pioneered go beyond convenience.
“I Ubered home that night to my Airbnb, near the Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris,” he writes.
Also in town for the festivities were two other hustling San Francisco startup jockeys, Travis Kalanick and Garrett Camp.
In 2012, Uber was still using only professional drivers, mainly in town cars.

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