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2014-08-04 16:20:37

"ride2provide" To Be Integrated via car2go Mobile App Beginning August 4th AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CLICK TO TWEET: car2go Launches #ride2provide to Help Members to Work Together To Give Back - car2go To Donate Directly to .@WholePlanet http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140804/133033 car2go North America LLC, the fastest-growing global carsharing company, announced that it has launched "ride2provide," a donation feature to be integrated into the car2go...

2014-06-19 16:21:31

TORONTO, June 19, 2014 /CNW/ - On Saturday, June 14, smart owners from the Greater Toronto Area gathered to welcome the world to Toronto and mark the onset of WorldPride 2014, which will be taking place in Toronto, Ontario, from June 20(th) to 29(th). This exclusive by invitation-only event was orchestrated by smart Canada, and was open to smart fortwo owners, as well as car2go members. Over 65 smart fortwo drivers rendezvoused at the Canadian National Exhibition grounds, where they...

2014-05-15 12:22:08

First Point-To-Point Service in the Los Angeles Region to Be Available On June 6th AUSTIN, Texas, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Click to Tweet: car2go Expands Network in Southern California with Point-to-Point Carsharing in the South Bay - register for free today at LA.car2go.com car2go North America LLC, the fastest-growing global carsharing company, announced today that it will be expanding its network in Southern California with its pioneering point-to-point carsharing service...

2014-02-04 12:20:31

STUTTGART, Germany, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Daimler Mobility Services offers carsharing with Mercedes-Benz vehicles for the first time -- Pilot Phase with 200 B-Class vehicles starts in mid- February in Hamburg and Berlin -- One-way trips and open-ended trips available, within and even between different cities -- Smartphone-based rental procedure makes usage both easy and flexible Daimler Mobility Services will soon be offering carsharing...

2014-01-30 12:21:57

-- Seattle now the fastest growing car2go city in the United States SEATTLE, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This month, car2go North America, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daimler North America Corporation, celebrates its first full year of point-to-point carsharing operations in Seattle. Since its launch in December 2012, more than 40,000 drivers have registered as car2go Seattle members and collectively share a network of 500 car2go edition smart fortwo vehicles, making...

2014-01-15 08:20:20

ROSH HAAYIN, Israel, January 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pointer Telocation Ltd. (Nasdaq CM: PNTR) - a leading developer, manufacturer and operator of Mobile Resource Management (MRM), announced today that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of the 45.5% interest in Shagrir Systems Ltd. ("Shagrir") that it did not previously own, including Shagrir's management portion. Pointer now owns 100% and has fully consolidated the share capital of Shagrir. In...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'