Today's Trucking

Switchboard integrates Drivewyze into app

October 24, 2018 by John Smith

Switchboard is adding Drivewyze weigh station bypass capabilities to its Android-based ELD app. The latest Drivewyze PreClear app offers bypass opportunities at more than 700 weigh station sites in 43 states and provinces, as well as “heads-up” warnings for locations […]


Monitor tires with Blue Ink

October 5, 2018 by John Smith

Blue Ink Technology (BIT) has introduced a new tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) that works in conjunction with its electronic logging device app. Tire pressure is automatically added to a driver vehicle inspection report, based on thresholds set by the […]


Double Coin unveils app

July 17, 2018 by John Smith

Double Coin’s new mobile app taps into GPS data to locate the closest Double Coin tire dealer, and also supports searches within a specified area or map. Users can even call, share, email or get directions to a dealership at […]


Drivewyze PreClear for PeopleNet Android

March 26, 2018 by John Smith

PeopleNet is making the Drivewyze PreClear weigh station bypass app available on the PeopleNet Android platform. Drivewyze offers bypass opportunities in Alberta and almost 700 locations in the U.S. And the app will now be pre-loaded on PeopleNet Android devices […]


Licence monitor covers Canada

March 20, 2018 by John Smith

Explore Information Services’ SuperVision Licence Monitor now monitors driver’s licence status and offers ad-hoc motor vehicle record abstracts in every province and territory. That, the company says, makes it the only service of its kind that covers all 50 states […]


Transflo integrates Drivewyze

March 20, 2018 by John Smith

Transflo Mobile is enhancing its mobile offerings, adding partners such as Drivewyze to the Transflo Connect integration platform. Drivewyze’s PreClear app will now launch directly within Transflo Mobile or the company’s HOS iOS and Android apps. With that, there are […]


TruNorth’s app for warranty claims

January 12, 2018 by John Smith

TruNorth Warranty Programs of North America has introduced a mobile app that offers a way to place warranty claims. Warranty holders begin a new claim by logging on with their last name and VIN, and clicking several dialog boxes to […]


Pilot Flying J updates parking app

December 14, 2017 by elizabeth

KNOXVILLE, TN – An updated smartphone application by Pilot Flying J will deliver real-time parking availability information to the truck stop’s customers.
The app called myPilot, developed in partnership with Sensys Networks, is being rolled out after 18 months of testing for accuracy and durability, the company says.
Thirty Flying J locations across the I-5 corridor from San Diego to Seattle, and one location in Knoxville – where the company is headquartered – will feature the sensors that collect and distribute the parking information to commercial drivers.


Roadside assistance app

December 5, 2017 by John Smith

Geotab Roadside combines GPS data and a network of service vehicles, offering insights that range from estimated arrival times to location of service vehicles.


Parking predictor app

December 5, 2017 by John Smith

Trucker Path is helping to more easily identify the path to available parking spots.


Integrated ELD app

November 21, 2017 by John Smith

Mobile Awareness has unveiled an Electronic Logging Device (ELD) integrated with Driver Vehicle Inspection Report (DVIR) and International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA) tracking and reporting.


Penske rolls out ELD compliant app for rental trucks

November 21, 2017 by elizabeth

READING, PA – With less than a month to go before the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate takes effect in the United States, Penske Truck Leasing has released a new application (app) for its commercial rental customers to help them be compliant when on the road.


Detroit Connect app

October 30, 2017 by John Smith

Freightliner and Western Star customers with an active Detroit Connect subscription now have access to a related mobile app that offers information about vehicle performance.


OTA wants ‘Uber-like’ towing system

September 29, 2017 by John Smith

TORONTO, ON – The Ontario Trucking Association and Ontario Recovery Group are looking for an app-based electronic call system to help address incidents on the province’s 400-Series highways.


Drivewyze is Frost & Sullivan’s company of the year

July 18, 2017 by elizabeth

Frost & Sullivan has recognized Drivewyze as its company of the year.

Chandramowli Kailasam, team leader at Frost & Sullivan’s Global Commercial Vehicles Research, said in a July 18 release that the company “addressed the shortcomings of existing transponder-based weigh station bypass systems, which require high up-front costs and heavy infrastructure investment, with a nimbler and more cost-efficient weigh station bypass solution.”