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2014-02-05 08:21:33

Making Way for Insurance Premium Discounts with Driver Accountability HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest version text-STAR, the Android-based app for increased road safety, has just been released on Google Play by Cinqpoint, LLC. It now goes deeper into driver accountability than ever before. As part of the Patent Pending text-STAR Road Safety System, the app partners with a Safe Texting Accountability Report containing an individual driver's text-STAR Score....

2014-01-30 23:31:13

Chicago personal injury attorney Glenn C. Ronaldson is asked about a news report stating that Illinois law enforcement officials aim to crack down on driver cellphone use. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Commenting on a news article detailing Illinois' ban of all hand-held devices for drivers, Chicago texting accident attorney Glenn C. Ronaldson of Ronaldson & Kuchler Law Offices said today that drivers need to remember that texting and talking can have consequences that...

2014-01-30 23:02:45

In most states, traffic camera violations don't appear on drivers's Motor Vehicle Records, which is increasing fleets' liability exposure. A solution is technology that line those violations to fleet drivers' safety profiles. Trevose, PA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Fleets that don’t make red-light, speed, or school bus stop arm safety camera violations part of their drivers’ safety profiles are running the risk of multi-million dollar liability costs, says Vincent...

2014-01-30 23:02:42

Telematics Update has announced that registration is now open for the exclusive webinar: ‘Personalize the Connected Car Using Contextual Data’ with speakers from Harman and General Motors. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Telematics Update has brought together consumer telematics experts from General Motors and Harman for a webinar to explore how to use contextual data to create a connected car experience that makes driving safer, more efficient and ultimately more enjoyable. The free...

2014-01-30 12:22:24

Ed Koehn Chrylser highlights driver-friendly features of popular minivan GREENVILLE, Mich., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As a dedicated passenger vehicle, the minivan is often designed to ensure a quality ride for second- and third-row passengers. While this can often leave the driver feeling more like a chauffeur than a part of the family, few manufactures exhibit the will or the know-how to remedy the situation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140130/MN55405)...

2014-01-27 08:20:49

DMEautomotive's groundbreaking mobile app for dealerships wins prestigious Automotive Website Award NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DMEautomotive (DMEa), the science-inspired, results-based automotive marketing leader, today announced that its groundbreaking mobile app for dealerships, Driver Connect 2.5, was presented with an Automotive Website Award from PCG Consulting in the Automotive Mobile Apps Category at the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Conference...

2014-01-24 23:23:27

INSOFTDEV Ltd. is proud to announce the release of the End-to-End software solution for Taxis and Private Hire companies integrating convergent platforms such Taxi Dispatching, Web Booker and Drivers apps. London, United Kingdom (PRWEB) January 24, 2014 The highlight of V3 is the new and improved Drivers platform, which has been completely revamped and is currently boasting a much more powerful Android native engine, meaning that any driver can access it on his mobile smartphone or tablet...

2014-01-23 23:26:02

Climate science expert Judith Curry's recent testimony to the US Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works deconstructed the recent IPCC AR5 report, weighing climate model predictions against the evidence of 'the pause' in global warming. Curry stated the the climate sensitivity of carbon dioxide was much less than thought; meanwhile in the EU and UK Der Spiegel reports that low-carbon climate protection targets are being abandoned due to burdensome costs and damage to...

2014-01-23 12:23:45

- Technology to feature on more Subaru models CHERRY HILL, N.J., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. has announced the debut of a new and improved version of its popular EyeSight(TM) driver assistance system. The new system now features color stereo cameras that deliver an approximately 40 percent longer and wider detection range, brake light detection and can now fully function when the speed differential between the Eyesight equipped car and another vehicle...

2014-01-22 23:29:40

Industry leaders using the system to train workers to avoid hazardous situations while driving on the job El Dorado Hills, CA (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 New Jersey & New York Executive Briefing Sessions,—Jan 28th – Jan 30th, 2014—Virtual Driver Interactive, Inc. (VDI), the leading provider of simulation training solutions for commercial and education applications, announced it will be demonstrating Virtual HD™ during a Northeast road show event in New Jersey and New York from...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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