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New Developments In Technology May Affect The Trucking Industry

New Developments In Technology May Affect The Trucking Industry

If you drive on a daily basis, you’re most likely not a stranger to the large 18-wheelers that often occupy our nation’s roads. Transportation service providers rely heavily on these big rigs to ship clients’ products from one location to the next, and without traditional freight shipping, consumers would be…Read more

The American Auto Industry: You Can Call it a Comeback

The American Auto Industry: You Can Call it a Comeback

While a large number of consumers had to make lifestyle changes, the American auto industry was hit especially hard by the economic decline. Detroit, the U.S. hub for car manufacturing, filed for bankruptcy and had to be partially bailed out by federal and private financial aid nearly nine months ago. However,…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

4 Tips to Keep Your Truck Running Smoothly

4 Tips to Keep Your Truck Running Smoothly

Developments in both online and offline buying platforms have had a direct correlation with increases in the shipping of products and services. As a result, transportation service providers now need to optimize their time in more effective and intelligent ways. Shipments to small and midsized businesses have been growing due…Read more

The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Pets Online

The Do’s and Don’ts of Buying Pets Online

Pet ownership is a huge responsibility. Pet parents need to dedicate a large amount of time, energy and resources to ensure the well-being of their four-legged family member. Finding the right pet is a challenge in and of itself, and thanks in part to the Web, people can now search for…Read more

Top eBay Sellers Of All Time: What Did They Sell?

Top eBay Sellers Of All Time: What Did They Sell?

Internet users would be hard-pressed to find someone who isn’t familiar with the popular e-commerce website eBay. In fact, even most non-tech-savvy people are at least familiar with what the San Jose, California,-based online retailer does, which is why so many consumers have tried their luck in selling various items…Read more

Major Changes to DoD’s POV Shipping Program

Major Changes to DoD’s POV Shipping Program

Did you or your spouse just receive PCS orders for overseas? Are you planning on bringing your POV with you? If you answered yes to both of the above, it is important for you to know the changes that take effect for shipping your Personally Owned Vehicle (POV) overseas beginning…Read more

The 6 Best Biker Rallies In The Country

The 6 Best Biker Rallies In The Country

Photo courtesy of insidenanabreadshead.com There’s something about the open road that motorcyclists find appealing. Whether its the open air or the thundering rumble of the engine beneath them, bikers are a proud and enthusiastic group of people. It’s this type of passion that translates into what many people believe is…Read more

Classic Car Rivalries: Which Contest Takes The Cake?

Classic Car Rivalries: Which Contest Takes The Cake?

Classic cars are a status symbol. They say a lot about their owner’s personality and place in the social hierarchy. For some owners, their vehicle is their pride and joy. For that reason and others, classic car rivalries have emerged among automotive enthusiasts. The definition of what constitutes a vintage…Read more

Another uShip Dynamic Duo: Tamera and Todd Sturgis

Another uShip Dynamic Duo: Tamera and Todd Sturgis

Ask any married couple. Living together is one thing. But working together? Whole different ball game. Then there’s Tamera and Todd Sturgis, owners of He is With Her Transport LLC and the latest trucking couple on A&E’s Shipping Wars, which features uShip. After 20 years of running a successful trucking…Read more