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Should You Tip Your Uber Driver?

By now, you're accustomed to getting around via ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft. The convenience of using a smartphone to “hail” a ride and pay for that ride is still a new concept, but it’s alrea...
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Moving Out Goes Peer-to-Peer

It’s moving day and you’re repeatedly trying to tilt and pivot your bulky couch at different angles in the hopes that it will somehow miraculously fit in your very reliable, very small, Toyota Camry—well ...
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Best New and Updated Auto Apps of 2015

Driving can be costly, tiring, and just an overall nuisance. It doesn't matter if you are running late to a meeting and can't find a parking spot or you pull out of a gas station realizing that there was cheape...
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Progressive Penalizes Aggressive Drivers

We had a feeling it was coming. Since the introduction of programs like Progressive's Snapshot, insurers have claimed that their driver monitoring programs would not punish bad driving, and instead only reward ...
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How Marijuana Legalization Has Affected Driving

As of November 9, 2016, there are 28 states and the District of Columbia that have legalized marijuana in some form; seven states (Alaska, California, Colorado, Massachusetts, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington) an...
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The Rise of Van Life

You wake up to the whispering of the wind and the chirping of birds. You look out your window to see Arizona’s infamous Grand Canyon (or the grand views of Texas's Big Bend National Park, you crawl out of you...

How To Navigate SXSW — Successfully

So, you have somehow found yourself in the midst of populous, chanting crowds, honking horns, and whizzing bikes while the faint smells of barbecue and breakfast tacos linger in the air—Welcome to Austin. Sou...