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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 23:07:08

US Fleet Tracking discusses how "not" having a GPS tracker system can cost a business money. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) September 10, 2014 Any small business who has been considering making the investment in a GPS tracker system is always considering budget when coming to a conclusion. What this business may not know is that a GPS tracker can actually save you money. Once a business implements a GPS tracker system and are using it on a regular basis, they may find that not...

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,...

2014-09-10 20:26:55

TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Toronto,Canada - LocoMobi is pleased to announce the grand opening of its new Technology Center in Toronto. In addition to LocoMobi's Corporate head office, the company has now added a Technology Center in Liberty Village. Liberty Village is quickly becoming the Technology "hot bed" not only in Toronto but also Canada. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140910/145045 "With over 150 parking and transportation...

2014-09-09 20:20:25

LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Road Safety Market by Types (Highways and Bridges Safety, Urban Roads Safety and Tunnels Safety) & Systems (Red Light Enforcement, Speed Limit Enforcement, Bus Lane Enforcement, Communication, Incident Detection) - Worldwide Market Forecast...

2014-09-09 16:20:57

Jim Ward, BidPrime's VP of Business Development authors an article analyzing how new forms of public transit are showing in recent and upcoming government bids and contracts. The data suggests that more municipalities are issuing contracts for car-sharing and also researching new mobile applications to counter upstart ride-sharing companies such as Lyft and Uber. AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In a special focus on how the sharing economy has spread to public transit,...

2014-09-09 12:20:32

The Company Believes That Parents, Caretakers, and Carpoolers can Benefit from Vehicle Inspections Because More Individuals are On the Road During the School Year SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Da-Les Auto Body, an award-winning auto body repair facility that specializes in domestic and foreign vehicles, recently announced the launch of its newest blog post: "Back to School--Get Your Vehicles Inspected!" The post explains the benefits of being cautious when it comes...

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...

2014-09-08 23:08:54

New service for members extends Guidepoint protection outside the vehicle, around the country. Fort Worth, Texas (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Guidepoint Systems, provider of GPS-based products and services for drivers and individuals, announced a new personal safety service for its members and their families. LifeLine Assistance enables users to access police, medical or fire response instantly through an installed app on the user’s smartphone. The new service extends Guidepoint’s layer...

2014-09-08 23:08:32

San Mateo-based Local Motion is helping organizations like Google, Verizon, 1-800Courier and the City of Sacramento gain up to 30 percent more mobility out of their fleets by pooling vehicles together; recently partnered with Nissan to showcase its user-friendly, keyless technology and promote adoption of zero-emission electric vehicles San Mateo, CA (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 Local Motion (http://www.getlocalmotion.com) today announced some key milestones since receiving a $6 million...


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Pellandine Steam Cat, National Motor Museum at Birdwood, South Australia
2014-02-01 07:49:27

Pellandini Cars Ltd was a South Australian kit car manufacturer founded in 1970 by Peter Pellandine. It was located at Cherry Gardens, South Australia. Other projects included the development of a steam powered car. He closed the company in 1978. In 1979, Pellandine moved to Thetford, Norfolk, England where he started Pelland Engineering, which also manufactured kit cars. Pellandine’s design was sold to Ryder Cars in 1980. The company was then sold to Graham Autos, but very few cars...

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2010-11-15 19:40:35

Traffic cones, which also have many other names, are cone shaped markers used primarily to redirect traffic in a safe manner. They are used to create separation or merge lanes during construction although more permanent markers are used if the diversion is to stay in place for a long period of time. Charles P. Rudebaker invented the traffic cone in 1914. His version was made of concrete although now the cones are usually made of a brightly-colored thermoplastic or rubber. The cones are...

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cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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