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#Cargotecture: Businesses Find New Space In Shipping Containers

#Cargotecture: Businesses Find New Space In Shipping Containers

Over the past several years, a growing number of architects have found a highly sustainable, affordable and practical building solution with previously used shipping containers. As an eco-friendly and boldly geometric design strategy, these architects stack and reconfigure containers in every possible way: placing them on top of one another, side-by-side,…Read more

Freight News Roundup: New Super Truck Saves Money, Caterpillar Handles Another Lawsuit and Freightliner Recalls 46,000 Trucks

Freight News Roundup: New Super Truck Saves Money, Caterpillar Handles Another Lawsuit and Freightliner Recalls 46,000 Trucks

Every week, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. New ‘Super Truck’ Promises Huge Fuel Savings for Big Rigs – Wired.com Peterbuilt and Cummins have successfully fabricated a new trailer that clocks just under 10 mpg. A big…Read more

Your New Obsession: Long Haired Peruvian Guinea Pigs on uShip

Your New Obsession: Long Haired Peruvian Guinea Pigs on uShip

Say hello to your newest obsession: the Long Haired Peruvian Guinea Pig. We’re told that in the world of small family pets, few are as entertaining as these adorably furry critters. As we were browsing our other latest obsession, Pinterest (check out our growing Pinterest presence here), we came across Sarah Wilson,…Read more

7 Things You Can uShip For Less Than… A Ticket To F-1

7 Things You Can uShip For Less Than… A Ticket To F-1

Here is a list of seven things that cost less than the General Admission ticket price to see the Formula 1 race in Austin, TX at Circuit of the Americas in November, 2013. Not to mention, several of them traveled farther than the 192-mile length of the race! Exciting, right?…Read more

FRESH RIGS on Facebook: uShip Brings March Madness to Custom Trucks

FRESH RIGS on Facebook: uShip Brings March Madness to Custom Trucks

Have you voted for your favorite Fresh Rig in uShip’s FRESH RIGS March Madness 2013 yet? The big rig competition is running for two weeks on the uShip Facebook page and is turning up the heat on which big rig uShip fans like the best. Find out more FRESH RIGS March…Read more

Freight News Roundup – Navistar Turnaround, Volvo VNX and Natural Gas Trucks

Freight News Roundup – Navistar Turnaround, Volvo VNX and Natural Gas Trucks

Every week, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. Navistar’s Clarke Talks Change, Opportunity, Turnaround – TruckingInfo.com Navistar International’s new CEO, Troy Clarke jumped into the  Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association annual Breakfast Briefing at the Mid America Trucking…Read more

Amplify Your Income Tax Refund: Deduct Moving Expenses

Amplify Your Income Tax Refund: Deduct Moving Expenses

April 14th is just around the corner! If you moved over the past year, you can save some money by adding a few additional lines to your tax return. The moving expenses deduction process is simple and will easily put a few dollars back into your pocket. If you used…Read more

Freight News Roundup – GPS Solutions, New Con-way Facility in Texas and Powertrain Packages

Freight News Roundup – GPS Solutions, New Con-way Facility in Texas and Powertrain Packages

Every week, we’re bringing the uShip community posts and articles about the transportation industry, transport policy and technology, and recent trucking news. FMCSA Issues GPS Recommendations For Truck Drivers – CDLlife.com A Last September, NY Senator Charles E. Schumer pleaded with the FMCSA to create a truck-specific GPS system, citing that…Read more

Red Light Cameras in 2013: What They Mean for The Trucking Industry

Red Light Cameras in 2013: What They Mean for The Trucking Industry

When it comes to accidents involving tractor-trailers and smaller vehicles in the United States, there’s often an unspoken assumption that truck drivers are to blame most of the time. The idea that four-wheel motorists are most often the victims of careless truck driving in these accidents is apparent both in…Read more

The Harlem Shake: uShip’s Austin Startup Games Rallying Cry

The Harlem Shake: uShip’s Austin Startup Games Rallying Cry

Following up on the uShip versions of “Call Me Maybe” and “Gangnam Style,” we present THE HARLEM SHAKE. http://youtu.be/w0e_Or1MJX8 We jumped on the Harlem Shake train after it exploded on YouTube earlier this week. Click here to see the original version of the video. The song was released back in May…Read more