Samsung Creates “See-through” Truck – Samsung has launched a trial project of mounting a video screen to the back of trucks that projects images from a front mounted camera.  The result allows drivers to “see through” the vehicle at road conditions ahead.  Drivers trying to overtake slower vehicles is one of the leading causes of road fatalities.

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Port Town – Long Beach Port Book Available as Free Download – A new book tracing the history of Long Beach, California was released last weekend.  The authors are maritime journalists and Long Beach residents George and Carmela Cunningham.  The book is available in various formats including as a free download from iTunes.  Proceeds from hardcover sales will benefit the Historical Society of Long Beach.

Download the book for free from iTunes.