Today's Trucking

Blue Ink wireless scale installs in minutes

June 20, 2019 by John Smith

Blue Ink Tech’s BIT Air Scale offers drivers access to axle and gross weights in real time, through a related app. Using just two wireless sensors mounted on T-fittings, the scale can install in less than 15 minutes, the company […]


Euro Zone: New and future truck tech at IAA show

September 20, 2018 by John Smith

HANNOVER, Germany — The scope and scale of the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover, Germany, is like no other. Daimler and Traton – the recently rebranded Volkswagen Truck and Bus — stake their claims to entire buildings rather than individual exhibit halls. Some of the aisles in the halls are as wide as streets. The individual buildings are divided by actual streets. And did we mention the Ferris wheel?


Trimble apps and more in.sight

September 11, 2018 by John Smith

Trimble Transportation has unveiled a host of updates and enhancements to several tech offerings, all released during its in.sight User Conference. Fuel TMS and TMW Go! Fuel The Fuel TMS module has been enhanced for those who carry bulk fuel, […]


Truckers leaning on smartphone smarts: Survey

August 24, 2018 by John Smith

TORONTO, Ont. — Whether you’re on the road or at home, a phone is likely at your side. Statistics Canada reports that more than three-quarters of all Canadian adults owned a smartphone in 2016. Combine those phones with in-cab telematics […]


Apps for That

August 2, 2018 by elizabeth

Whatever you need to do, they say there’s an app to help get it done. From smartphones to telematics devices and electronic logging devices, apps are at your side in the cab and on the road. But If you’ve ever looked at the pile of offerings and wondered what they all do, we have you covered with this list.


Goodyear Tire Optix to boost productivity

March 8, 2018 by John Smith

Goodyear’s new Tire Optix tire management program is promising to boost the productivity of tire technicians by 20-25%. The program provides Goodyear truck tire technicians with a special scanning device, which allows them to electronically record air pressure and tread […]


An app for trouble codes

February 21, 2018 by John Smith

Diesel Laptops has introduced a free app to access more than 40,000 diagnostic trouble codes for commercial trucks, building on the database available through The app allows searches by manufacturer, model, and code number, while each code will offer […]


OnCommand Marketplace live and open

October 30, 2017 by John Smith

Navistar’s OnCommand Connection Marketplace is now live, offering an open-architecture, cloud-based e-commerce platform for telematics services and driver support tools. It’s also open to customer-created and third-party apps.


An app for health

October 30, 2017 by John Smith

Rolling Strong, known for its driver wellness programs, has unveiled a mobile app designed to help drivers make healthy choices on the road.


Weather data for the fleet

September 22, 2017 by John Smith

Baron Weather API for Fleet delivers weather data that can be integrated into network fleet platforms, transportation management systems, and mobile driver applications.


‘How’s my Driving?’ app

August 24, 2017 by John Smith

Fleets that register equipment licence plates through the Windshieldink smartphone app can receive private email messages directly from other motorists. That, the app’s Toronto maker says, offers a new tool to locate missing trailers and learn about driver actions.


TMW apps for that

August 15, 2017 by John Smith

TMW Systems has introduced a series of mobile apps to support everyone from operations teams to drivers and maintenance personnel.


Healthy platform from Rolling Strong

June 13, 2017 by John Smith

The new mobile health and wellness platform from Rolling Strong – which provides driver wellness programs — promises knowledge and resources that drivers need to prevent health risks and adopt beneficial lifestyles.


Features for CX driver app

June 6, 2017 by John Smith

CX North America’s Driver Mobile App – designed to include load information and send real-time location, future positions and job status at the tap of a screen – has been enhanced to include two new features.


Drivewyze features integrating with TransFlo

April 13, 2017 by John Smith

TAMPA, FL – Drivewyze weigh station bypass features are being integrated into Transflo Mobile under the Transflo Connect Partner Program, Pegasus TransTech has announced.