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2014-09-19 04:20:30

DUBLIN, September 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wtr9zl/night_vision) has announced the addition of the "Night Vision System (NVS) and Driver Monitoring System (DMS) Market For Passenger Cars - by Geography - Trends and Forecasts 2014 - 2019" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wtr9zl/night_vision ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 )...

2014-09-18 23:12:53

Reform Jews are being asked to rethink climate change this Rosh Hashanah by Friends of Science Society who point out that great social injustice has been the outcome of climate change policies with no benefit to the environment. Friends of Science recommend a review of the work of Israeli astrophysicist Dr. Nir Shaviv who presents a convincing scientific argument that the sun is the main driver of climate change. Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Stating that the case...

2014-09-15 20:20:26

LOCKE TOWNSHIP, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW), is demonstrating its semi-automated driving capabilities for customers and the media at the Company's vehicle test track event in Locke Township, Michigan, today. Drivers will be able to experience a 'Highway Driving Assist' feature which can enable automatic steering, braking and acceleration for highway speeds above 25 mph. Peter Lake, executive vice president, Sales and Business...

2014-09-15 08:20:55

WJTV News Channel 12 Joins Effort to Promote Defensive Driving Skills, Dangers of Distractions TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In less time than a trip to the movies, a Mississippi teen could learn life-saving driving skills. Toyota is bringing its free TeenDrive365 teen driver experience to Pearl, Mississippi on Sept. 27 and 28 at Bass Pro Shops (100 Bass Pro Drive). It is the first time Toyota has brought the program to Mississippi. Lending a local hand, WJTV's...

2014-09-12 12:21:00

The Two Companies See Tremendous Growth Opportunity in Connected Car Services and Smart Cities KIRKLAND, Wash., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- INRIX®, Inc., a leading global provider of transportation information, analytics and driver services for the connected car and smart cities, announced Porsche Automobil Holding SE (Porsche SE), the holding company with a controlling interest in the Volkswagen Group, has invested around $55 million for approximately a 10 percent ownership...

2014-09-11 12:31:45

Automated freight tracking leads to improved visibility while reducing the need for driver check calls. CLEVELAND, Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunline, a leading full service transport solution provider, turned to MacroPoint for help increasing their visibility on loads run by third party drivers and brokered carriers. With load level shipment tracking built to work on any cell phone, even flip phones, MacroPoint's freight tracking software now provides Sunline with automated location...

2014-09-10 23:11:09

New York auto accident lawyer David Perecman of The Perecman Firm cautions on the dangers of distracted driving following a fatal accident in which a driver was using Facebook while traveling on an interstate. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 A North Dakota woman was so distracted by Facebook photos on her cell phone that she rear-ended a SUV and killed Phyllis Gordon, 89. The North Dakota Highway Patrol determined that Abby Sletten, 20, was traveling at approximately 85 mph at the...

2014-09-10 23:05:56

A complete rewards management system for employers to reward their best performing drivers San Jose, Calif. (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Today, Azuga Fleet, a leading cloud-based GPS fleet tracking and driver behavior solution, launched Azuga Fleet Mobile, the first-of-its-kind gamification and driver rewards program. The new interactive application, available on iOS and Android, will give drivers the ability to track driver scores and compete to earn rewards from top brands such as Amazon,...

2014-09-09 20:20:13

-- Global debut of all-new rally-prepared 2015 Subaru WRX STI at Rallye Défi. -- Second-place finish for Subaru Rally Team Canada driver Martin Rowe and co-driver Nathalie Richard. MISSISSAUGA, ON, Sept. 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada resumes its battle for the Canadian Rally Championship (CRC) with the global debut of the all-new 2015 Subaru WRX STI on the rally circuit as Rallye Défi came to a close on September 6 in Ste-Agathe,...

2014-09-09 00:20:32

AAA Foundation research reveals opportunities to produce smarter, safer drivers AURORA, Ill., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Although vehicle crashes remain the leading cause of death for teens, fewer new drivers are participating in what used to be considered a rite of passage - driver education. State funding and requirements for these programs have declined over recent decades, leaving uneducated teen drivers vulnerable on America's roads. New research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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