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2011-08-02 23:01:00

PALO ALTO, Calif. and STOCKHOLM, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yubico, a provider of easy and secure login solutions, today announced that TriMet has increased security and saved money by replacing their previous legacy authentication solution with the YubiKey. TriMet provides public transportation for the Portland, Oregon metro area and had been using legacy security tokens for authenticating their remote users. Due to the increased cost and security concerns with the previous solution,...

2011-01-10 04:00:00

DECORAH, Iowa, Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- U Car Share and Luther College are launching the first U Car Share service in Iowa. Building on the success of other partnerships, U Car Share is expanding its growth as it partners with Luther College. The launch of a new partnership with U Car Share provides students and faculty with access to North America's most advanced car-sharing service. Now, the students, faculty and staff of Luther College have more transportation options, allowing...

2010-11-01 18:59:00

GLENDALE, Ariz., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- U Car Share and Thunderbird School of Global Management are launching the first U Car Share outlet in Arizona. Please join us as we unveil cutting-edge technology in the car sharing industry and learn how U Car Share will help reduce our state's carbon footprint. Thunderbird School of Global Management is getting the first vehicles fitted with U Care Share's new proprietary technology. (Photo:...

2010-11-01 14:49:00

GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Building on the success of other partnerships, U Car Share is expanding its growth as it partners with Gwynedd-Mercy College. The launch of a new partnership with U Car Share provides students and faculty with access to North America's most advanced car-sharing service. Now, the students, faculty and staff of Gwynedd-Mercy College have more transportation options, allowing individuals to maintain a sustainable lifestyle in one...

2010-04-23 16:01:00

PORTLAND, Ore., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- U Car Share is expanding its growth in Portland as it partners with Lewis & Clark College by launching the alternative to vehicle ownership with the addition of two car share vehicles. U Car Share allows members access to cars 24/7, thus eliminating the need to own a car or bring one to campus during the school year. With a unique flexible-rate system, U Car Share members are able to enjoy the benefits of driving without having to...

2010-04-21 16:44:00

SALT LAKE CITY, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- U Car Share was named Best Cheap Ride in the Best of Utah 2010. For the past 21 years, the citizens of Utah vote in approximately 100 categories to select their favorite choices. This year, U Car Share made the list and here is what Salt Lake City Weekly had to say, "Utah isn't the best place to live without a car. While our mass-transit system is certainly improving, it hardly compares to those of bustling bergs like New York City and Chicago....

2010-02-25 14:52:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, March 21, Portland Global Initiatives, the nonprofit arm of Portland Roasting Coffee Company, will host the second annual World Water Day PDX Walk for Water at the World Trade Center, located at SW First and Salmon Streets in downtown Portland. And on Monday, the same organization will bring the World Water Day PDX Concert Series to the Aladdin Theater, located at 3017 SE Milwaukie Avenue in Portland. Proceeds from both World Water Day...


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attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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