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2014-02-11 12:20:46

Names Finalists For The Trucking Industry's Most Prestigious Award AKRON, Ohio, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ: GT) will announce the winner of the 31(st) Goodyear North America Highway Hero Award on Thursday, March 27, during the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) in Louisville, Ky. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050204/GTLOGO) The Goodyear Highway Hero Award honors professional truck drivers who put themselves in harm's way...

2014-02-11 08:36:08

The logiADAK Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC automotive driver assistance kit includes application-specific software, reference designs and accelerated IP integration SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and Xylon today announced the logiADAK Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC Automotive Driver Assistance Kit, jointly developed by Xilinx, Xylon and ecosystem partners Embedded Vision Systems (eVS) and Digital Design Corporation (DDC). The kit enables OEM...

2014-02-11 08:33:40

A Growing Network of SynCardia Certified Centers Give End-Stage Heart Failure Patients A 2nd Chance at Life TUCSON, Ariz., Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Turkiye Yuksek Ihtisas Hospital in Ankara recently implanted Turkey's 24th and 25th SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Hearts as a bridge to transplant to donor human hearts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140211/LA62279) One of the patients was discharged Jan. 31, 2014, less than six weeks following his Dec. 23, 2013 implant...

2014-02-07 12:20:38

-- Quieter cabin, higher level of comfort, refinement. -- New EyeSight driver-assistance system with improved camera performance. -- New available safety technology including rear radar with Blind Spot Detection and Rear Cross Traffic Alert. -- New standard Active Torque Vectoring for greater agility. -- Revised Lineartronic CVT. MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is pleased to...

2014-02-06 12:20:34

One-day summit focuses on finding safe technological solutions to cell phone distracted driving ITASCA, Ill., Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, National Safety Council Senior Director of Transportation Initiatives David Teater will participate in a day-long summit on technological solutions to distracted driving. The summit, Over-Connected and Behind the Wheel: A Summit on Technological Solutions to Distracted Driving, is hosted by Senate Commerce, Science and...

2014-02-05 16:30:38

LONDON, Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global and China Display Driver IC Industry Report, 2013 In 2013, the display driver IC market will see the highest growth rate of 14.4% in the past five years and value USD7,111 million. The growth rate is expected to be 8.0% in 2014. The substantial growth is mainly boosted by mobile phones, whether smart phones or ordinary phones, whose screen resolution is soaring, which makes the...

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...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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