Tag: Cars

Fancy cars, fine dining, creator mansions, cash: Triller is shelling out for talent

When talk of a possible TikTok ban began in July, the leaders of a small social video app called Triller saw a growth opportunity.

To attract users, the company set its sights on TikTok’s biggest names. Some of the Sway Boys, a group of TikTok influencers, had been toying with the idea of building their own app to compete with TikTok, but after a discussion with Ryan Kavanaugh, the majority owner of Triller and a veteran entertainment executive, they decided the platform could be good for them.

Triller offered the creators a deal: Tell your audience on TikTok that you’re moving to Triller, and we’ll give you equity and roles within the company. You can still post on TikTok, they were told, but only if you post on Triller more frequently. In turn, of the Sway Boys, Josh Richards, 18, was named Triller’s chief strategy officer, and Griffin Johnson, 21,

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Video Is the Secret to Reviewing Cars Online

(Bloomberg Opinion) — One of the most popular reviewers of cars online is Doug DeMuro. His YouTube channel has amassed 3.7 million subscribers, and his videos have been streamed over 1.1 billion times, with each averaging 2 million views. DeMuro, who is this week’s guest on Masters in Business, also co-founded the auction site Cars & Bids and is the author of two books: “Plays With Cars” and “Bumper to Bumper.”

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Bored with being a cubicle drone at Porsche, DeMuro quit to become a writer. His early columns drew praise for being humorous and honest, as evidenced by this 2013 review of the Chicago Auto Show. After a reader suggested shooting videos to accompany his columns, DeMuro started experimenting with scripted videos. Not long after, in 2014, he decided to buy a used 2004 Ferrari 360 Modena for some $80,000 — putting down half the cost in

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Autonomous Cars Market – What will be the Short-term Impact of Coronavirus? Fortune Business Insights

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 21, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
Recent technological advancements are expected to steer growth in favour of the global autonomous car market through 2026. Fortune Business Insights in a report, titled “Autonomous CarsMarket” Size, Share and Global Trend by Component (Hardware, Software, Services), Application (Passenger Cars, Public Transportation, Commercial Applications), and Geography Forecast till 2026,” offers insights into technological advancements such as LIDAR, GPS, radar sensing, and other computer vision programs embedded in self-driving vehicles drive the market. With the emergence of advanced technology, automakers are expected to invest heavily in autonomous and electronic vehicle technology. The era of automation is shifting towards more comfortable and secure transportation, thus leading to rising investments in the automation sector.

Request a Sample Copy of the Global Market Research Report:https://www.fortunebusinessinsights.com/enquiry/request-sample-pdf/autonomous-cars-market-100141

Key Market Driver

  • Better safety, lesser fuel and insurance
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Ventura again extends small business program closing downtown Main Street to cars

The Ventura City Council has again extended a program in which five blocks of downtown Main Street are closed to motor traffic to allow small businesses hammered by COVID-19 restrictions to expand their operations outside.

Watch: Ventura launches ‘Main Street Moves’ initiative

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The Temporary Outdoor Business Expansion Program, also known as “Main Street Moves,” launched June 16 for 30 days and was initially extended by the council until Sept. 15. The latest extension is until Feb. 15, or until the county’s coronavirus pandemic emergency health order expires, whichever comes first.

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Under the program developed by Downtown Ventura Partners, the business association for downtown merchants, Main Street from the San Buenaventura Mission to Fir Street is only open to pedestrians and cyclists.

Also closed under the program to motor traffic is one block of South California Street between Main and Santa Clara streets.

The

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Best Credit Cards for Rental Cars

When you think about rental cars, the rental car counters you see when you exit the airport and the shuttle buses emblazoned with company logos circling the arrivals level might come to mind. In other words, you probably haven’t thought about rental cars for at least a few months, since the COVID-19 pandemic brought air travel to a near halt.

But rental cars are still a good option for traveling, even if you have no plans to fly anytime soon. You may have little faith in an older vehicle so that renting might make sense to go on road trips longer than several hours. You might also want to consider renting a bigger car to accommodate the people in your travel squad or all of the equipment or off-roading required for a socially-distant camping trip. Or maybe you just want to get better gas mileage for the distance you’ll

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On your masks, get set, go! 2 Cheap Cars are giving away free masks to anyone who needs them

2 Cheap Cars believes that giving away free masks will help encourage New Zealanders to cover for each other and stay safe.

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2 Cheap Cars believes that giving away free masks will help encourage New Zealanders to cover for each other and stay safe.

Struggling to get access to masks of good quality, and enough of them to be able to use effectively to align with the government recommendations? One company is bucking the trend by offering 50,000 masks free of charge to anyone who wants one. Nationwide used car dealership 2 Cheap Cars has secured a shipment of high-quality washable face masks and they are pleased to make them available to every person in NZ that can pop by its dealerships and grab one mask per person (while stocks last).

By now, the disruption, cost, and inconvenience of the biggest health crisis the world has faced in recent times is becoming clear to all. 2 Cheap Cars brand manager Chloe Zhang notes that the cost extends to face

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Autonomous Cars Market: Coronavirus Impact – Key Takeaway? Fortune Business Insights

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 11, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
Recent technological advancements are expected to steer growth in favour of the global autonomous car market through 2026. Fortune Business Insights in a report, titled “Autonomous CarsMarket” Size, Share and Global Trend by Component (Hardware, Software, Services), Application (Passenger Cars, Public Transportation, Commercial Applications), and Geography Forecast till 2026,” offers insights into technological advancements such as LIDAR, GPS, radar sensing, and other computer vision programs embedded in self-driving vehicles drive the market. With the emergence of advanced technology, automakers are expected to invest heavily in autonomous and electronic vehicle technology. The era of automation is shifting towards more comfortable and secure transportation, thus leading to rising investments in the automation sector.

Request a Sample Copy of the Global Market Research Report:https://www.fortunebusinessinsights.com/enquiry/request-sample-pdf/autonomous-cars-market-100141

Key Market Driver

  • Better safety, lesser fuel and insurance
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