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  Front side bus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This bus and the cache memory connected to it is faster than accessing the system RAM via the front side bus.
The maximum theoretical bandwidth of the front side bus is determined by the product of its width, its frequency and the number of data transfers it performs per clock tick.
The front side bus as it is traditionally known may be disappearing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Front_side_bus   (916 words)

Bus operators are considering innovative solutions, including a modern double decker which carries as many passengers as an articulated or "bendy" bus but costs less to buy and takes up half the road space.
Unlike British bus waiters who edge the road along one side of a bus stop in hierarchical order, people stood in what seemed like random intervals from each other in a perpendicular fashion from the stop on the wide footpath.
Not many sought information on the bus stop itself which was indicative of their status as regular travellers rather people simply stopped walking in the general vicinity of the bus stop.
73bus.typepad.com   (2023 words)

 Buses and bicycles sharing urban streets
Bus drivers' only defense with bicyclists who do not position themselves to be visible, and who violate the rules of the road, is to be cautious and vigilant.
Turnouts at bus stops (that is, widening the street at bus stops, or placing the bus stops in the same line with on-street parking) improve traffic flow for bicyclists, and for all other vehicle operators except possibly, the bus drivers, who must merge back into the traffic flow when leaving the bus stop.
If the bus does not turn left, a bike lane to the left of a bus lane requires more road width, but does not violate the basic principles of traffic flow.
www.bikexprt.com /bikepol/facil/lanes/bikebus.htm   (1797 words)

 Bus advertising - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bus advertising is a popular way for advertisers to reach the public in metropolitan areas.
Inside the bus, ads are sometimes attached to the corners between the walls and ceiling overhead, or on monitors throughout the vehicle.
Bus advertising descends from similar methods used on streetcars in the early 20th century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Side_of_a_bus   (277 words)

 School Bus Fleet Magazine Forums - Side Emergency door
The side of the seat is on the middle of the door.
side doors are good for access if the front or one of the sides of the bus are inaccessable.
Her kids all used the roof hatch to exit the bus as it was easier to open than the rear door, which was hinge-side up.
www.schoolbusfleet.com /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=8144   (2838 words)

 School bus accident injures 15, revives seat belt talk
The accident occurred on the city's west side when a bus carrying students to classes at Roger Bryan Elementary School collided with a truck carrying welding equipment.
The bus driver said he was unable to avoid a collision when he saw the pickup was not stopping for the stop sign.
Police identified the driver of the bus as George Beck, 45.
www.ncsbs.org /crashreports/schoolbusinjures15.htm   (328 words)

 CNN.com - Terror attack kills 14 in Israel - Oct. 21, 2002
Fourteen people were killed when a suicide bomber exploded a vehicle next to a bus packed with passengers near Hadera in northern Israel.
Most of the casualties were aboard the bus, which was set afire by the blast at a bus stop in Karkur Junction, he said.
After the explosion, the remains of the bus lay at a 90-degree angle to the highway, its sheet-metal exterior stripped away, revealing its flened, smoking frame.
archives.cnn.com /2002/WORLD/meast/10/21/mideast   (702 words)

 Blackfoot Idaho School District #55   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
One large overhead mirror provides a view of the children behind them; two side mirrors provide views of the sides and end of the bus; and two cross-over mirrors located on either side of the hood help eliminate blind spots and give views of the front of the bus.
The stop sign that extends from the side of a bus is not a yield sign, nor do the flashing lights mean a driver should prepare to pass a bus.
With the number of students riding a bus combined with the motion and noise levels, children are at a greater risk of choking.
www.d55.k12.id.us /chalk/0506/ct022706.htm   (671 words)

 St. Paul Pioneer Press | 10/10/2006 | Bus fatally strikes pedestrian
A Metro Transit bus struck and killed a woman running across a street with a bag of groceries in St. Paul's Highland Park neighborhood Monday.
It was unknown whether she was trying to catch the bus or why she was running across the street, Walsh said.
The driver of the bus, who has worked for Metro Transit since 2000, was taken for alcohol and drug testing, which is standard procedure after such crashes.
www.twincities.com /mld/twincities/news/15719421.htm   (614 words)

 BNO - TBCB - Chapter 35 - Walls and Bulkheads   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
A minimum spacing of 8 inches side to side is recommended for 1 x 2 furring strips.
Along the sides of the coach, two thicknesses of 1/8 inch door skins, or plywood may be used to achieve the sharp bend at the edges.
he interior side walls of the coach frame are generally covered with at least 3/8 inch plywood.
web.idirect.com /busnut/chaptr35.htm   (785 words)

 Czech Frogs
I found this frog on the side of a bus that we took from the bus parking lot into the spa town of Karlovy Vary.
This frog was in the canal in Trebon.
This is a side view of the frog in the canal in Trebon.
michelesworld.net /dmm2/frog/czech.htm   (199 words)

 cbs2chicago.com - Passenger Injured In Truck, CTA Bus Accident
A bus passenger was taken to Northwestern Memorial Hospital, said CTA spokeswoman Ibis Antongiorgi.
The bus was westbound on Chicago Avenue, stopped at a bus stop when a truck struck it from behind, said Antongiorgi.
The bus sustained scratches to the left rear bumper, she said.
cbs2chicago.com /topstories/local_story_059151551.html   (226 words)

 St. Paul Pioneer Press | 10/10/2006 | Woman dies after being struck by Metro Transit bus
The driver of the bus, Lori Nyguen, was taken for alcohol and drug testing, which is standard procedure after such crashes.
She was involved in another accident on the job — she hit a bus in Minneapolis in December 2005; no one was injured — but considering the amount of driving bus drivers do, Metro Transit considers hers a good driving record, Gibbons said.
The bus was on the shoulder, as Metro Transit buses are permitted to be.
www.twincities.com /mld/twincities/15723778.htm   (717 words)

 Bob Sokol shows you how to convert a school bus into a motor home
They used to run them until they were 50 years old, but some stoned bus driver in Texas stalled on a RR track a few years back, and the PC thing to do was dump all the old busses.
You should be able to find a good assortment at auctions and bus barns in your area.
After the benches and cabinets were complete we carried them in through the back door of the bus and bolted them to the floor working from the front to the rear.
www.bobsokol.com /bus.html   (569 words)

 No Bus Number on Side of the Bus ::::: Boycott_Bad-Design_05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
Bus number is only displayed on the front and the back but it should also be present on the side of a bus.
People standing on the bus stop often miss the number when two to three buses stand back to back and also when there is crowd in the bus stop.
Displaying the number on the side of the bus helps commuters to know the bus number as soon as it arrives.
www.usabilitymatters.org /blog/console/entry.php?id=276   (478 words)

 NJT Gladstone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
This line has one track with passing sidings and still features wooden caternary poles which are being gradually replaced by the more common steel I-beams.
Stirling is next and has a concrete bus shelter on the North Side with an asphalt platform.
An old low platform and station house are to the west the old low platform is served by a bus shelter on the East end and station house on the west end.
www.stationreporter.net /njt_gladstone.htm   (319 words)

 The Post Game:The Best Damn Sports Blog ... Period   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
I will grant you that a story about an Indian wearing cheerleader boots getting shot through the side of a bus is an easy sell and good for more than one joke.
Knowing it was Cleveland Indians rookie pitcher Kyle Denney who was hit through the side of the teamÂ’s bus and saved by his cheerleader costume, well, means itÂ’s still a little funny.
But even so, I can't get passed the fact that a bunch of people could be on a bus, suddenly one of them is hit by a bullet, another hit by debris from the bus, and nobody says, 'man, I did not see that coming'.
www.thepostgame.com /2004/10/aaronheit-i70.html   (464 words)

 KREF Advisory Opinion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
We received your written request for an advisory opinion on November 16, 2005, as to whether a candidate who is an officer of a nonprofit corporation may purchase advertising expressly advocating his election to office on the side of a bus owned by the same nonprofit corporation.
As you stated in your request, the rates for advertising on Alliance’s bus are published on the internet and the rates charged to you will be the same rates available to the general public.
Therefore, a candidate who is an officer of a nonprofit corporation may purchase advertising expressly advocating his or her election to office on the side of a bus owned by the same nonprofit corporation so long as he or she pays fair market value for the advertising services.
www.state.ky.us /agencies/kref/aos/ao05-003.htm   (646 words)

 BusDepot.com - VW Bus / Camper / Vanagon / EuroVan Specialists
As shipped, the Ezy-Awning can be used on either side of a VW Bus or Vanagon, or any van with a smillarly sized rain gutter, by using the included pole that clamps inside the rain gutter.
Because the awning is reinforced on all four sides when assembled, it maintains its shape without the need for guy ropes (although they can be used to improve stability in heavy wind).
The domed design, with pole support on all four sides, not only makes it structurally strong but also allows rainwater to roll off of it - preventing the sag that flat-topped awnings suffer during rain storms.
busdepot.com /details/awning.jsp   (966 words)

 JACK BLANCHARD'S ARTICLES - "Strange Experiment"
Two busses are parked side by side at a bus stop (Bus "A" and Bus "B").
A hippy walks up to a bus stop, sits down on the empty bench and begins smoking his transfer.
This, students, proves that Bus "B" is the one that was not moving, thereby restoring your faith in science.
birdwalk1.tripod.com /Strange_Experiment.htm   (431 words)

 Gay News From 365Gay.com
March 17, 2006 - 11:00 am ET (Cleveland, Tennessee) Police are investigating homophobic graffiti spray painted late Thursday night on the side of a bus being used by LGBT rights activists on a cross country trip to promote equality at Christian colleges.
“Fags Mobile” was painted in foot-high pink letters on the side of the bus as it was parked at a Cleveland hotel.
The graffiti was discovered by the bus driver when he went out to make a late night check of the vehicle.
www.365gay.com /Newscon06/03/031706ride.htm   (397 words)

 Fatal crash blocks main road - theage.com.au
The driver of a four-wheel-drive was killed instantly when the vehicle was crushed against a bus.
An ambulance spokeswoman said the semi-trailer made slight impact with the first car and then hit another sending it into the side of a bus.
The drivers of the bus and the first car were taken to hospital with minor injuries.
www.theage.com.au /articles/2002/05/28/1022243325570.html   (172 words)

 OAAA - Outdoor Advertising Association of America
Transit ~ Exterior Bus Posters ~ Traveling Displays Traveling displays may appear on either side of a bus, usually toward the rear.
Copy is inserted into an aluminum frame attached to the side of a bus.
Styrene (.040); corrugated plastic board (5mm); Meadboard, waterproofed both sides; vinyl, mounted on corrugated plastic board or Meadboard; or 70-pound wet strength paper mounted on corrugated plastic board or Meadbord.
www.oaaa.org /outdoor/sales/formats/transit2_e.asp   (176 words)

 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Seven hurt when car hits prison bus
The bus driver and an assistant were not hurt.
The bus was eastbound on G Street about 6:10 p.m.
She said the facility and prisoner bus are operated by Corrections Corporation of America.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/metro/20050316-2212-crash-staff.html   (230 words)

 Mysore Palace - Plan Your Trip - Getting There   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
The best way to reach Mysore is from Bangalore (a distance of 140 km) by train or bus.
The state highway that connects the two cities provides a pleasant ride through rustic country- side.
A bus or car ride from Bangalore would take approximately 3 hours.
www.mysorepalace.org /plan_trip.htm   (128 words)

 An Unsealed Room: Ethnic Cleansing On the Side of a Bus
An Unsealed Room: Ethnic Cleansing On the Side of a Bus
Ethnic Cleansing On the Side of a Bus
Well, this item doesn't particularly surprise me. I did a double take when I looked at a bus today, and saw a huge picture of a woman with her face covered in Moslem garb, and the text, "Evacuation and compensation -- before the demographics wrap a veil around us."
allisonkaplansommer.blogmosis.com /history/031723.html   (1074 words)

 INDOlink - Lighter Side - Catch a bus in India and don't let go
At least you can stretch your legs, enjoy the view and convince yourself that getting on the bus is much better than getting in the bus.
When the bus is packed, getting on and off is a major challenge, but so is getting in and out.
One method is to drop to your hands and knees and crawl between people's legs, though this doesn't work so well, I've found, when women are wearing saris.
www.indolink.com /displayArticleS.php?id=101505111403   (658 words)

 Watching out
Nearly half of the 21 such accidents in 2004 involved coaches entering or leaving a bus zone.
Many instances involved pedestrians chasing a bus in hopes of boarding it, then slipping or falling in a place invisible to the driver; others occurred when pedestrians walked into the side of a bus.
The new safety campaign, designed to raise awareness among both drivers and pedestrians, includes the placement of large posters on the sides of buses, in places where they will be highly visible to the walking public.
www.metrokc.gov /Kcdot/aboutus/dispatch/2005/1flood.htm   (148 words)

 WUSA - Print Story
Last Updated: 2/2/2006 6:12:15 PM School bus service leaving Crossland High School in Prince George's County will be back to normal this afternoon, one day after shots were fired into the side of a bus in Temple Hills.
School spokesman John White says that bus service was suspended Thursday morning after Wednesday's incident happened near the intersection of Allentown Road and Auth Road near Andrews Air Force Base.
Witnesses have reportedly identified the shooter as a male student at Crossland High School, but White would not confirm that report because he says police are still investigating the incident.
www.wusa9.com /printfullstory.aspx?storyid=46453   (130 words)

 Kalamazoo, Michigan Central Depot   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-07)
As originally built, the station had three separate buildings, connected only by covered walkways, not the brick walls seen today.The main building, 73' x 40', had separate men's and woman's waiting rooms, a ladies toilet, a ticket office, and a conductors room on the second floor.
There was a port cochere (covered carriageway) on the street side of the main building.
The east building, which was the same size, had a telegraph room on the track side and a baggage room at the rear.
user.mc.net /~louisvw/depot/kaz-mc/kaz-mc.htm   (255 words)

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