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Actionable RESTful API Errors

Actionable RESTful API Errors

No matter how hard your API clients try, they will eventually get back errors from your API. apigee has an excellent blog post describing the reasons why detailed error messages are incredibly important for API client developers when starting to consume your API. When designed and used appropriately, these errors…Read more

.NET Web Applications Running in Docker

.NET Web Applications Running in Docker

Here at uShip, we love to try interesting things during our hackathons. Recently, Greg Walker and I decided to try to get one of our front-end solutions up and running in a docker container. Since docker containers have to run on Linux, that meant getting the project running on Mono…Read more

Rescue Relies on uShip to Save Dogs’ Lives

Rescue Relies on uShip to Save Dogs’ Lives

It’s tough to find something that people are more protective and passionate about than their pets. Dogs and cats in particular just have a way of blending into the fabric of families, couples and singles alike. Unfortunately, not all owners are able care and feed their pet or pets, especially…Read more

Recent Pet Transport Issues on uShip

Recent Pet Transport Issues on uShip

We’ve recently had a series of incredibly unfortunate pet transport issues on uShip. Everyone at uShip joins in concern for these pets and their owners. We are truly pet people. In fact, on any given day at our office, you’ll find a dozen dogs around desks and cubicles. So when…Read more

Americans–and Their Stuff–Are On the Move

Americans–and Their Stuff–Are On the Move

Summer moving season is truly upon us, that time of year when over 40 million Americans relocate for a multitude of reasons, mostly for jobs and sheer boredom. There’s likely no one single factor influencing where they go and why, we’re human, after all, but that’s what makes uShip’s migration…Read more

5 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Next Move

5 Ways to Leverage Technology in Your Next Move

“Ugh, time to move [again]. It’s the middle of summer? Great, I’ve always wanted to move in extreme heat. What a #blessed experience.” -Everyone ever. Moving can be hard, but it can also be done smart. Here are five apps you may not know about that will solve those, “oh,…Read more

Get Ready, Drivers. Roadcheck 2015 Starts Tuesday

Get Ready, Drivers. Roadcheck 2015 Starts Tuesday

Heads-up! Roadcheck 2015 is upon us…almost. According to the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration and other government agencies, the International Roadcheck is scheduled for June 2 – 4, that’s next Tuesday through Thursday. The annual blitz will take nearly 10,000 inspectors from local, state and federal enforcement…Read more

Shipping Out to Burning Man

Shipping Out to Burning Man

As festival season hits full swing, our friends over at Everfest got to wondering how all the outlandish and enormous art installations find their way to festivals like Burning Man. We sat down to do a little digging – below are some of the coolest items ever shipped to the…Read more

Social Media and a Human Connection Rescue One ‘Lucky’ Dog

Social Media and a Human Connection Rescue One ‘Lucky’ Dog

Two years ago, Clint Huber drew his breath in and took the plunge. Unsatisfied with his cozy—and often stagnant—office life, he decided to hit the road and work full time as a transporter through uShip. Although this signaled a huge lifestyle change, it didn’t take long for him to know…Read more

Shipping Wars Episode 100 – Big Stuff and a Predictable Duo

Shipping Wars Episode 100 – Big Stuff and a Predictable Duo

Since January 2012, audiences have been wowed by the challenge the Shipping Wars cast faces in moving the large, unwieldy, and truly bizarre items on uShip. They are even more amazed when shipments make it from A to B problem-free. Well, most of the time. Remember when Jarrett moved the…Read more