January 2012

January 16, 2012 1

Peer-to-Peer Electric Car Sharing Enhances Richmond's Green Transport Initiative

Last week, we were  excited and honored to help the City of Richmond in East Bay launch their ground-breaking green transportation project, “Easy Go Richmond.” The kickoff was part of a city-wide initiative to do its part in reducing greenhouse emissions and vehicle miles traveled while offering transportation alternative to local residents. Several members of the Getaround team joined forces […]

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January 12, 2012 2

5 Emerging Truths About Internet Marketplaces

Remember when eBay first came out? Remember the newfound thrill of doing business around the world with people just like you? Now imagine hundreds of savvy sites like that—virtual companies that let you buy, sell or rent anything you need or want. According this week’s “The Future of Internet Marketplaces: A Panel Discussion,” this kind of “marketplace […]

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January 3, 2012 0

How Getaround Creates a Safe and Secure Car Sharing Community

As a pioneer of the peer-to-peer car sharing revolution, we realized from the start that trust and safety of our members and vehicles is vital. We are proud to say that all Getaround transactions are secure, and we will to continue to build on this strong foundation. Today, Getaround is appointing a special Trust and Safety ambassador—Avery […]

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