TaskRabbit: A marketplace for small errands

Here’s an interesting idea: a bit like Amazon Mechanical Turk for offline tasks. It’s excellent that are being cautious in their development, initially only operating on specific areas and give great attention to security with background checks for participants.

TaskRabbit is a two-way marketplace that connects ‘TaskPosters,’ people who need help, with ‘TaskRabbits,’ a network of pre-approved and background checked individuals, who have the time and skills needed to complete the listed task.

Full article: TaskRabbit goes mobile! And it’s in NYC, which is awesome. – TNW Apps.