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360 Degree Video Now: VR Transports Viewer Experience from Street Rides to Global Disasters

Situation:

• As a migration to Virtual Reality, 360 degree video is capturing news platforms, with top of car views to global crisis and disasters.
• Ryot.com Los Angeles for-profit company specializes in hopeful video content from developing and disaster-affected nations [See July 16 issue of Wired]
• Goldfish Inspiration, an art site, has streamed a wild ride with camera atop the car to give you at least some of the VR experience by seeing it on a virtual platform.

Significance:

• 360 degree phenomenon allows Ryot to convey nuanced reality beyond the two-dimensional images of just plain video.
• Goldfish Inspiration has several You Tube streaming VR video experiences while Ryot plans to change way we consume news, particularly globally.
• HuffPost bot Ryot & positioned itself as the go-to VR company for both news and humanitarian advocacy.

For fun and awareness, Click on Play Button & then GO to top left corner of 360 image & click of the Rotator to gain a full 360 degree view of what a wild ride looks like from the top a car.

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Pat on Head - headpat Pat on the Head: OEM Focus on Fuel Efficiency Tech Gets Applause from Feds & CAB

Situation:

• DOT, EPA, & California Air Resource Board said the manufacturers have brought rapid innovation and technology to the market.
• 54.7 MPG target looms over the Industry with constant threat for Feds & fines.

Why Significant:

• Report says OEMs have developed more technology to improve fuel economy & GH gases than previously thought.
• Concern that Fed pressure should not weaken demand for SUVs & trucks [Dan Becker, Center for Auto Safety]
• The technology from engines, transmissions, & control technology in EVs & Hybrids is enabling OEMs to beat expectations.

See & Know how well the OEMs are doing with meeting forthcoming fuel standards. ________________________________________________________________________

Cars4real. Consumers Get Real: Gain Expert Help Buying Cars–Car4Real Launches Next Big Car Buying Platform To Do Just That

Situation:

Car Buying site sets up an arrangement that enables an expert to help and coach a consumer buy a car.

Service matches car buyer with an expert who buys & sells cars every day.

Cars4Real.com is the first online car buying service to offer consumers real purchasing power.

Significance:

Cars4Real Experts seeks to give the customer the negotiating info they would need to go in and get the best deal.

Site Founders have been able to recruit Cars4Real Partner Experts across 16 states to assist car buyers.

Service gives the user purchasing power based on their individual financial and credit worthiness.

Get more of the "real" story of Cars4real _____________________________________________________________________________

Uber Finance - 103685209-UBER_TRUCK_SMALLER-1.530x298You Will Never Own Another Car Again:Uber Trillions After $116B Auto Finance Market Including Leases & Loans to You & Drivers

The Situation:
Uber is gearing up to upend the auto loan market.

Making big push into Trillion $ auto financing market.

Endgame of Uber's auto market disruption is a world where you never own a car again.

The Significance
Uber has fleet discount deals with all the major manufacturers.

Wants more Ubers on the road by any means necessary in newer cars.

Created Xchange Leasing last year as a wholly-owned Uber subsidiary.

Changing car ownership for drivers with flexible options for access to a car to earn extra income.

By end of 2016, Uber expects 100,000 cars will have been provided globally

Be an UberReader and go to CNBC site for more about auto funding
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Focus on Financial Services Strategy: Fleet Exec to drive Added Managed Services Division of Blueline Business & IT Consulting

BlueLine Associates has brought in John Zazzera as a Partner to lead the new Managed Services Division, Business Process & Transaction Outsourcing to expand BlueLine’s financial services offerings.

In addition to Managed Services, BlueLine is expanding its business to include Application Development and Support and Staffing.

Zazzera will be focused on the continued growth and global expansion of BlueLine Associates from the company’s new Philadelphia office

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