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2013-08-21 23:21:54

With the PayByPhone service, drivers are now able to use their cellphones to pay for on-street parking in Seattle without needing to visit a pay station or display a printed sticker. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 It’s not just another large city launching PayByPhone. It’s Seattle, a major technology hub, and recently ranked America's No. 1 "smarter city" based on its government policies and green economy. Beginning with Seattle’s downtown commercial core,...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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