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GetUp! has actually turned the “I’ll ride with you” hashtag into something tangible

- December 19, 2014 3 MIN READ

After that the “I’ll ride with you” hashtag took on a life of its own, and has been used for a variety of agendas, and the core purpose had somewhat diminished, until yesterday when social enterprise Getup! decided to use Kum’s original tweet as the inspiration to create a technology that connects people catching public transport fearful of doing so alone.

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Fishburners offering free coworking space for founders in religious attire for rest of 2014

- December 16, 2014 2 MIN READ

Sydney coworking community Fishburners is offering free space to founders donning religious attire for the remainder of 2014. The offer is inspired by the racist and Islamophobic reaction by some Australians following events of yesterday when Islamic Iranian political refugee Man Haron Monis held 17 Australians hostage at the Lindt cafe in Sydney’s Martin Place for over 16 hours.