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The New Wave of Business on uShip

The New Wave of Business on uShip

uShip Mobile uShip’s All-New Mobile App is Quickly Becoming the Gateway to Doing Business on uShip Along with the list of hotness below, you could win $1000 in free fuel or other prizes just for downloading the app. It’s called the M-Power Sweepstakes. One step. Huge rewards. Here’s what you…Read more

Let Your Hair Down, It May Help Your Job.

Let Your Hair Down, It May Help Your Job.

The importance of social events at companies Everyone has a “guy” for something – a mechanic, a bartender, some sort of hook up. The person that’ll cut you a deal, put you first in line, or help you out even if they don’t really have the time. This idea isn’t…Read more

Show Us Your #uShiploads and You Could Win $25!

Show Us Your #uShiploads and You Could Win $25!

Transporters – it’s on your phone – now share it with us and cause some shipment envy!  Do you have a favorite shipment, one that shows you transporting sheer awesomeness? Now it can possibly earn you some cash. Share one of your favorite shipment photos via Facebook or Instagram with the hashtag #uShiploads…Read more

Moving a 200-ton Spectrometer: THIS IS NUTS.

Moving a 200-ton Spectrometer: THIS IS NUTS.

Europe’s quaint, small streets are fantastic for perusing, people watching, and facilitating 200-ton Spectrometer transport. Wait, what? That’s what happened when people living in Leopoldshafen, Germany witnessed this monstrosity moving through the narrow streets of their town. What looked other-worldly was in fact the principle spectrometer of the Katrin experiment,…Read more

Long-Distance Ride-Sharing: Uber Cool

Long-Distance Ride-Sharing: Uber Cool

My roommate has almost used up his 20 free Uber rides in Austin, Texas in less than 2 weeks. It seems ridiculous, but the ride-sharing, easy-access lifestyle is really convenient. I believe his words were, “I’m about that Uber lifestyle.” While he loves the ability to be transported on a…Read more

Restoring Classic Cars: 4 Tips For A Successful Facelift

Restoring Classic Cars: 4 Tips For A Successful Facelift

There’s something inherently nostalgic about restoring an old automobile. The smell of motor oil and grease-stained jeans are enough to give any car enthusiast a trip down memory lane, but a complete, self-produced restoration may be the pinnacle for any man or woman who enjoys a piece of classic American…Read more

Going to Coachella? Go Ship Yourself!

Going to Coachella? Go Ship Yourself!

Heading to Coachella this year? Haven’t planned transportation yet? Did you know you can ship YOURSELF with uShip’s help? Simply go to uShip.com and select Passengers and Male, Female, or Other. Fill in your destination and a little personal info (your trip, music taste, etc) and wait for bids on…Read more

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

The Top Shipping Story on uShip – The 9 Lives Drive

Now, the top shipping story of the last 10 years on uShip – uShip partners with PETA to rescue animals from the Louisiana BP oil spill! Let’s face it – who doesn’t love a story about animals being rescued? Here’s the high-level details: 27 Cats 2 Dogs 17 Hours in…Read more

#2 of 10 – Mad Men on the Road

#2 of 10 – Mad Men on the Road

In case you haven’t been following along, we’re celebrating uShip’s ten year anniversary by showcasing the top ten shipments and shipping stories of the last ten years on uShip. Here’s #2 – the furniture from the set of AMC’s Mad Men! Sometimes you do charitable things and they go off…Read more

What Big Mistake Did Walter White Make?

What Big Mistake Did Walter White Make?

Spoiler alert here to those who may be catching up on episodes of Breaking Bad. In the episode “To’hajiilee” we saw Walt speeding towards the coordinates of his buried treasure. While GQ is speculating on whether or not all of his money made it to the Indian Reservation (It looks…Read more