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2014-07-21 12:21:27

YORK, Pa., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith Turbo Inc. will deliver 60 DIWA.5 automatic transmissions to Gillig, LLC this summer, which will be used in clean diesel buses bound for the Port Authority of Allegheny County (PAT) transit system in Pittsburgh, PA. Voith's DIWA.5 transmission allows for very smooth gear shifts, which reduce wear and tear and increase driving comfort in city transit buses. Additionally, its overdrive 4(th) gear optimizes fuel-friendly engine speeds in...

2014-02-05 20:21:10

TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Overdrive editors are once again finalists in the Jesse H. Neal editorial awards program, this year in two categories: Best Subject-Related Series of Articles and Best Website. Overdrive's three-part series, CSA Data Trail, is based on proprietary research with Overdrive's sister RigDig Business Intelligence unit. The series analyzes data from the federal Compliance, Safety, Accountability motor carrier safety rating system. In 2012,...

2013-10-25 23:24:04

Patrons able to browse physical and digital collections in the library catalog. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 Polaris Library Systems announces a new partnership with OverDrive to offer libraries another integrated e-content solution within the library catalog. Polaris Library Systems, a trusted provider of technology solutions for academic, private and public libraries, will employ OverDrive’s Discovery APIs and Circulation APIs (application programming interfaces) to create a...

2013-10-22 23:01:42

The company that brought you the 1Spot® Power Supply and the revolutionary Dual Tap Delay™ is breaking new ground with the VS-XO™ Premium Dual Overdrive pedal. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) October 22, 2013 Introducing the new VS-XO™ Premium Dual Overdrive by Visual Sound. The right channel has pronounced mids without being "honky". In addition to Drive, Tone, and Volume knobs, it also has a 3-way Clipping (diodes) switch, a 3-way Bass switch, and a Clean Mix knob. The left...

2013-01-06 05:03:17

Concept Overdrive Inc. celebrates its first 10 years of high-profile motion picture and industrial technology development in 2013, as seen in "The Hobbit" and "Life of Pi" Burbank, CA (PRWEB) January 05, 2013 Concept Overdrive Inc. celebrates its first decade of high-profile technology development in 2013. From its humble beginnings in a Burbank garage workshop in 2003 to a brand, reputation, and products that industry now trusts - Concept Overdrive has stood the test of time and made its...

2010-05-03 13:40:00

CLEVELAND, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- OverDrive (www.overdrive.com), the leading global distributor of eBooks, audiobooks, and other digital content to libraries, today announced the 'Most Downloaded Books from the Library' for April 2010. For complete lists, visit www.overdrive.com/mostdownloaded. Kathryn Stockett's "The Help" was the most downloaded adult fiction audiobook and eBook last month, ending the seven-month reign of Dan Brown's "The Lost Symbol." Debuting on the adult fiction...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.