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2014-08-05 23:08:44

Auto dealers and other reinsurance clients can now manage and monitor their reinsurance companies online with SideKick. SideCars, Inc. makes it easy to track limited warranties, service contracts, GAP, collateral protection, and business risks. Joplin, MO (PRWEB) August 05, 2014 SideCars, Inc. now offers auto dealers the ability to manage their reinsurance companies online via their new cloud-based software called SideKick. SideKick allows both auto dealers and other SideCars clients to...

2014-06-19 12:30:37

Sidecar, based out of Philadelphia, with offices in New York, raised $3.1MM in funding following significant customer and market growth PHILADELPHIA, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sidecar, a Philadelphia-based startup that transforms traditional e-commerce marketing, today announced that it has raised $3.1mm in funding led by Osage Venture Partners. This backing joins existing investors, NextStage Capital, Innovation Ventures, Gabriel Investments, Ben Franklin Technology Partners,...

2014-01-08 16:20:11

BOSTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts (NFB of MA), an affiliate of the largest nationwide organization of blind people in America, along with two of its members, Mika Pyyhkala and Kia Yang, are working with ride-sharing application developer Sidecar Technologies, Inc. on an initiative that will enhance the accessibility of its applications for blind users. Sidecar's applications allow passengers to request rides from...

Share Live Video, Images, Text With Sidecar App
2012-05-24 03:59:01

Derek Walter for RedOrbit.com The Sidecar app for iPhone and Android seeks to up the ante on the average phone call, making it a more interactive experience with images, video, and maps. It is more than just video conferencing, such as Skype or FaceTime, but instead is more of an information exchange. The clever rotary dial interface details the four options: See What I See, Location, Contact, and Photo. See What I See is a clever twist on the concept of a video call. Instead of...

2011-05-03 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the summer soiree season with the Cointreau MargaDita - the latest collaboration from Dita Von Teese, International Queen of Burlesque, and Cointreau, the original French triple sec. As the global Cointreauversial ambassador since 2007, Dita Von Teese proudly introduces her latest namesake cocktail, the Cointreau MargaDita, a bold and seductive reinvention of the classic Margarita, the #1 selling cocktail in America. Dita...

2010-12-29 16:47:00

MIAMI, Dec. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Orange Drive, jointly developed by Union Square Agency (USSE Corp., Pink OTC Symbol: UCRP), the Orange Bowl Committee and Cointreau® - the original and world-renowned orange liqueur of excellence - are thrilled to announce the official Cointreau "Shake-Fest" to take place on January 1st at the En Vivo Latin Festival. On Miami's illustrious beach at 7th Street and Ocean Drive, over 3,000 people will simultaneously mix signature Cointreau...

2010-08-11 23:53:00

MAHWAH, N.J., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Jaguar celebrates its 75th anniversary today with the debut of the limited edition 2011 Jaguar XKR175 Coupe at the McCalls Motorworks Revival at the Monterey Jet Center during the Pebble Beach Automotive Weekend. This is the first appearance of the exclusive sports car in North America. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100812/DE49726 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100812/DE49726 ) The XKR175 is powered by a supercharged V8...

2010-02-17 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- This spring, a fresh view on Japanese society will be brought to life in a new colorful and insightful book that explores the nation's rich cocktail culture and the near-mythical secrets around its traditional spirits. Renowned cocktail expert Yuri Kato's latest book, JAPANESE COCKTAILS, showcases Japan's spirits' history, traditions and tastes through an array of refreshing recipes, vibrant photography and alluring tales. A clear departure from classic...

2008-07-24 00:00:34

By JM Hirsch Two fat ladies, a motorcycle with a sidecar, and more bacon, cream and butter than is good for anyone. It's an odd formula for compelling food television, but it became the stuff of genius when Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright transformed it all into the deliciously campy "Two Fat Ladies" cooking show. The 24-episode BBC series, which first aired more than a decade ago and later was shown on public television and the Food Network, now is being released in the...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'